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No woman marries for money; they are all clever enough, before marrying a millionaire, to fall in love with him first.Cesare Pavese
- IPA: /'pɔlkæt/
- 1919, Ronald Firbank, Valmouth, Duckworth, hardback edition, page 61
- By the little garden pergola open to the winds some fluttered peacocks were blotted nervelessly amid the dripping trees, their heads sunk back beneath their wings: while in the pergoda itself, like a fallen storm-cloud, lolled a negress, her levelled, polecat eyes semi-veiled by the nebulous alchemy of the rainbow.
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