A Question of Politeness
“La politesse de l’esprit consiste a penser
des choses honnetes et delicates.”
A great deal has been said and written during the
past few years on the subjec...
During her lifetime Agnes Repplier, a thin, angular, chain-smoking writer of genteel essays, was considered one of the "Big Four" American women writers--along with Edith Wharton, Amy Lowell, and Will...