What a classy way to say no.
For everyone who practices the art of asking without shame, there’s someone who practices the art of saying “no” without shame. After all, if you’re Edmund Wilson, you can afford not to concern yourself with the art of the gracious “no.”
The text across the top, written in Wilson’s hand, reads: “I don’t live readings [sic] either unless I’m offered a very large fee.—E.W.”
(via Dangerous Minds)