An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose ...

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An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off: it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead. (Noblesse Oblige) - Nancy Mitford

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English writer, 1904-73

Born:28th November, 1904
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Starsign: Sagittarius

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