Fresco Painting of Three Women Conversing From Herculaneum.
Engraving of Three Armenian Women After Jean-Baptiste van Mour.
"There are three classes into which all the women past seventy years of age I have ever known, were divided: that dear old soul; the old woman; that old witch."
Three factors—the belief that child care is female work, the failure of ex-husbands to support their children, and higher male wages at work—have taken the economic rug from under that half of married women who divorce. Continue reading The Second Shift, ch. 16 (1989).
"There are three things men can do with women: love them, suffer for them, or turn them into literature."