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The essays that clearly gave a detailed insight into authors mind while he was going through a phase of acute depression and hopelessness were poorly received by the critics and contemporary authors.
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They now had the right to vote, with women getting recruited for several white collar jobs they were financially independent, and with the easy availability of birth control methods like the diaphragm they could be sexually confident.
I found I was good-and-tired. I went away and there were fewer people.
If you've had enough, say so—but not too loud, because I have the feeling that someone, I'm not sure who, is sound asleep—someone who could have helped me to keep my shop open.