The world is full of people whose notion of a satisfactory future is, in fact, a return to the idealized past.
He was killed by the usual cabal: by himself, first of all; by the woman he knew; by the woman he did not know; by the man who granted his inmost wish; and by the inevitable fifth, who was keeper of his conscience and keeper of the stone.
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|Birth:||28th August, 1913|
|Death:||2nd December, 1995|
|Profession:||Critic, Journalist, Novelist, Professor, Playwriter|
William Robertson Davies was a Canadian novelist, playwright, critic, journalist, and professor. He was one of Canada's best-known and most popular authors, and one of its most distinguished "men of letters", a term Davies is variously said to have gladly accepted for himself and to have detested.
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