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Max Mallowan on Agatha Christie and Older Wives

Archaeology Quotations

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Agatha Christie Detail from Plaque at Torre Abbey in Torquay

Agatha Christie Detail from Plaque at Torre Abbey in Torquay

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An archaeologist is the best husband any woman can have; the older she gets, the more interested he is in her.

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Max Mallowan. 1954. News Report. In this news report, archaeologist Max Mallowan attributed the quote to his wife, mystery writer Agatha Christie, who later denied having ever said it.

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