„A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true.“

—  Maya Angelou, book Singin' and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas, Context: A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications.... Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent. Singin' and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas (1976), chapter 5.
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