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A Writer Who Needed “The Talk”

By posted at 11:00 am on January 14, 2013 1

The Journals and Diaries of E.M. Forster is now on sale, and among other things, it reveals that its author, who appeared to feel queasy about sex in general, didn’t know exactly how “male and female joined” until he was thirty years old.





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One Response to “A Writer Who Needed “The Talk””

  1. Richard Grayson
    at 12:39 pm on January 14, 2013

    I remember being told that by an English professor at Brooklyn College in the 1970s.

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