Devil In A New Dress

If I’m going to have angst, it’s going to be new angst.

If I’m going to be insane, let it be new insanity.

The devil you don’t know is better than the devil you know

Because you’ve already been through that.

And who knows what heaven you may find

In that strange hell?

-          Sophie, the Ingenue

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