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Clare Booth Luce - Actress, feminist, waspish playwright, Vanity Fair editor, congresswoman – and finally devout Catholic US ambassador to the Vatican

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According to legend, she ear-bashed Pope Pius XII so fervently with the zeal of a convert that he replied: “I’m a Catholic too, you know.”
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Great article. Loved this statement on birth control.
“Surely,” thought one of these in the student body, “an urbane lady like Clare Boothe Luce would think the ban ridiculous” – and so asked the eminent visitor her views on the matter. “Well,” came the steady-eyed reply, “I practised birth control for 30 years, and all I have to show for it is one dead daughter.” The proverbial silence was …
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Great article. Loved this statement on birth control.
“Surely,” thought one of these in the student body, “an urbane lady like Clare Boothe Luce would think the ban ridiculous” – and so asked the eminent visitor her views on the matter. “Well,” came the steady-eyed reply, “I practised birth control for 30 years, and all I have to show for it is one dead daughter.” The proverbial silence was proverbially deafening.
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