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Anthony Powell on beards

August 8, 2014

From Books Do Furnish A Room (Dance to the Music of Time)
 “[Trapnel] looked about thirty, tall, dark, with a beard. Beards, rarer in those days than they became later, at that period hinted of submarine duty, rather than the arts, social protest or a subsequent fashion simply for much more hair.”

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