Miscellany and Trivia

Anecdotes about Writers (2)

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George Bernard Shaw

The celebrated dancer Isadora Duncan once wrote to George Bernard Shaw declaring that, given the principles of eugenics, they should have a child together.

Think of it!” she enthused. “With my body and your brains, what a wonder it would be.”

Yes,” Shaw replied. “But what if it had my body and your brains?”