Sunday, March 4, 2012

It's Constitutional

“Why, I can't help smiling at people, and speaking prettily to them. I know I'm no better than the rest of the world; but I can't help it if I'm pleasanter. It's constitutional.” 
 Mary Elizabeth Braddon, Lady Audley's Secret

1 comment:

  1. This is spoken by the villainess in the Victorian "sensational" novel I'm currently reading. She has everyone fooled except the dog, so far.