"The myth of female inferiority has always been rooted in the contention that men die for their country but women do not" Vera Brittain.
"Her mind was like a spring-tide in full flood; rich, shining, vigorous, and capable of infinite variety." Vera Brittain – Testament of Friendship.
"How fortunate we were who still had hope I did not then realise; I could not know how soon the time would come when we should have no more hope, and yet be unable to die". Vera Brittain – Testament of Youth.