38. H. F. Scott-Stokes to Harrod, 5.vii.30

Bulwarks Lane,

Glastonbury.

5.vii.30

My dear Roy - thank God for honest indignation - no, I am not going to corrupt anyone else, & my children are likely to remain little Quakers - & not even labelled that.

You know, I absolutely disagree with Freud & his old `Future of an Illusion'.

I can't do with all this scientific humbug at all - I mean, it may be right & proper, but I'm not that sort of man. In ten years time I'll tell you what sort I really am - I frankly admit I don't quite know at the moment, & you can't conceivably be more .... than I am! I think I have an incurable appetite for the fantastic & impossible. Don't cut me off altogether.

Ever

HFS

  1. 1. British Library, Harrod Collection, Folder Add. 71189, fol. 74 (transcribed by Charity Scott Stokes)


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