- Edith1862–1937, U.S. novelist.
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Wharton was philosophically, politically, and fashionably profligate.
He could not but observe that Mrs. Wharton did not like him the less for this species of sacrifice.
From this day, he grew every hour more intimate with Wharton.
Wharton was not a man to give up the advantage which he had gained.
"There you had the advantage of me," said Wharton, still laughing.
- Edith (Newbold). 1862–1937, US novelist; author of The House of Mirth (1905) and Ethan Frome (1911)
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