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By 1978, Mortimer had six children with four different men and had weathered a painful divorce, the basis for The Pumpkin Eater.The Neglected Penelope Mortimer Was a Novelist Ahead of Her Time|Jessica Ferri|March 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Asked why she often played somewhat unsympathetic characters like Em, or Mackenzie in The Newsroom, Mortimer seemed taken aback.
Mortimer took over, as they both collapsed in giggles: “We went up a cliff somewhere, and I knew what she would be thinking…”
“We had always been fascinated about that relationship between a PA and their boss,” said Mortimer.
In the Financial Times today, business leader Mortimer Zuckerman grimly summarizes the crisis in American jobs and wages.We're Going to Need a Bigger Raft to Fight the Jobs Crisis|David Frum|January 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They said that she ought to leave Mortimer, and go and join her husband in his prison.Richard II|Jacob Abbott
Mortimer, lifting a replenished glass, shook his head, and drank thirstily in silence.
Stepping out of the elevator on the ground floor he encountered Mortimer, and halted instinctively.
With consummate indolence, he turned to Mortimer, inquiring: 'And who may this other person be?'Our Mutual Friend|Charles Dickens
Mortimer was to be asked to resign his position as soon as his place in the bank could be filled.Thoroughbreds|W. A. Fraser
masc. proper name and surname, from Mortemer, name of a place in Normandy.