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My biographer said that my parties reminded them of a vicarage tea party, with sex thrown in
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"My biographer said that my parties reminded them of a vicarage tea party, with sex thrown in"

- Cynthia Payne

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Cynthia Payne was a British brothel keeper who was understood for her outrageous parties. This quote suggests that her celebrations were a mix of a conventional British tea party and something more provocative. The quote suggests that her parties were a mix of the conventional and the unconventional, with a tip of sexual activity. This might be translated as a reflection of Payne's own personality, which was a combination of the standard and the outrageous. It could likewise be viewed as a reflection of the times in which she lived, when traditional values were being challenged and people were starting to check out more unconventional way of lives. Payne's celebrations were a reflection of the changing times and her own special personality.

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United Kingdom Flag This quote is written / told by Cynthia Payne somewhere between December 24, 1932 and today. He/she was a famous Celebrity from United Kingdom. The author also have 13 other quotes.

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