Who is Cicily Isabel Fairfield?

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    There is no such thing as conversation. It is an illusion. There are intersecting monologues, that is all.
    Rebecca West [Cicily Isabel Fairfield] (1892–1983)

    People call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat or a prostitute.
    Rebecca West [Cicily Isabel Fairfield] (1892–1983)

    He is every other inch a gentleman.
    Rebecca West [Cicily Isabel Fairfield] (1892–1983)

    Isabel, Isabel, didn’t worry,
    Isabel didn’t scream or scurry.
    She washed her hands and she straightened her hair up,
    Then Isabel quietly ate the bear up.
    Ogden Nash (1902–1971)