[When I Attack A Role, Be It TV, Film Or Stage, The First Thing I Say Is, I Don't Want To Know Anything. If It's Good I Don't Want To Hear It; If It's Bad I Don't Want To Hear It. The Only Thing Either Thing Can Do Is Distract Me. I Like To Stay Focused.]

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"I put my hands on my hips, not caring if I sounded like a Billingsgate fishwife. "Yes, it was a dangerous thing to do, but as it seems to have escaped your attention, I remind you I am above thirty years of age, of sound body and mind, and in control of my own fortune. That means," I said, moving closer still, poking his chest for emphasis, "I am mistress of myself and answer to no one."

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