June 9, 1958
A good – because psychologically true – Hollywood story. A maid boasts to her friend – also a maid – about the house she works at: wonderful people – they entertain every night – and always big celebrities, top stars. The friend is thrilled. “And what do they talk about?” The maid: “Us.”
Christopher Isherwood, Diaries, Volume One: 1939-1960, edited and introduced by Kathleen Bucknell, London, Methuen London, 1996.