- Ambrose (Gwin·nett) [gwi-net] /gwɪˈnɛt/, 1842–1914?, U.S. journalist and short-story writer.
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Drabelle writes about all this, but only to brush it aside and insist that Bierce was some sort of morally rigorous truth teller.
So why did Bierce, finally, in 1896, become a populist champion?
Bierce's style, too, by its very fineness, alienated his public.
My name is Bierce, and I find, on reflection, that I like best those who call me just that.
So much for Bierce the artist; the man is found in these letters.
At which Bierce dryly and justly remarked: "No—bring some thistles!"
In London Bierce found congenial and stimulating associates.
- Ambrose (Gwinett). 1842–?1914, US journalist and author of humorous sketches, horror stories, and tales of the supernatural: he disappeared during a mission in Mexico (1913)
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