Elizabeth Bibesco Quote
“To others we are not ourselves but performers in their lives cast for a part we do not even know we are playing.”
Haven: Short Stories, Poems, and Aphorisms (1951)
“And have they fixed the where and when?
And shall Trelawney die?
Here's twenty thousand Cornish men
Shall know the reason why!”
Song of the Western Men
Night Thoughts (1742-1745)
Picture Source: WikipediaElizabeth Bibesco
Born: February 26, 1897
Died: April 7, 1945 (aged 48)
Bio: Elizabeth, Princess Bibesco was an English writer active between 1921 and 1940. A final posthumous collection of her stories, poems and aphorisms was published under the title Haven in 1951, with a preface by Elizabeth Bowen.