Dorothy L. Sayers QuotesDorothy Leigh Sayers was an English crime writer and poet. She was also a student of classical and modern languages.
She suddenly saw Wimsey in a new light. She knew him to be intelligent, clean, courteous, wealthy, well-read, amusing and enamored, but he had not so far produced in her that crushing sense of inferiority which leads to prostration and hero-worship. But she now realized that there was, after all, something godlike about him. He could control a horse.
Well, it seems like a miracle to be able to look forward-to-to see all the minutes in front of one come hopping along with something marvellous in them, instead of just[Pg 295] saying, Well, that one didn’t actually hurt and the next may be quite bearable if only something beastly doesn’t come pouncing out–