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Eva Figes

Eva Figes (15 April 1932 - 28 August 2012) was an English author.

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    The much vaunted male logic isn’t logical, because they display prejudices—against half the human race—that are considered prejudices according to any dictionary definition.
    Eva Figes (b. 1932)

    Of Eva first, that for hir wikkednesse
    Was al mankinde brought to wrecchednesse,
    For which that Jesu Crist himself was slain
    That boughte us with his herte blood again—
    Lo, heer expres of wommen may ye finde
    That womman was the los of al mankinde.
    Geoffrey Chaucer (1340?–1400)

    It is a hidden fear that somehow, if they are only given a chance, women will suddenly do as they have been done by.
    —Eva Figes (b. 1932)