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"Maria's governess was a Miss Brown. She had been appointed by the local vicar, who was Maria's guardian. Both the Vicar and the governess were so repulsive that it is difficult to write about them fairly."

Mistress Masham's Repose, by T. H. White (copyright 1946, copyright renewed 1973; quote is from page 10 of the New York Review of Books trade paperback edition).