Penrose Halson's career encompassed teaching, writing, editing and, to her astonishment, becoming first lady Master of a City Livery Company. Her determined mother sent her to the Katharine Allen Marriage & Advice Bureau, of which she became proprietor in 1986. In 1992 it incorporated Heather Jenner's agency. Aged forty-eight she finally delighted her mother by marrying and lives in London with her husband. She is the author of Marriages Are Made in Bond Street.
I'm no D T but would love to share some of the clients' requirements in my book. - e.g. "Gent -or behaving like… https://t.co/AhFBsNkCG4
by @PenroseHalson - 8 days ago
Ysende Maxtone Graham: 'one of those word-of-mouth books everyone gives everyone else for birthdays and Christmas' https://t.co/IRBcbe18bm
by @PenroseHalson - one month ago
Interviewers also had views - often acerbic:"Gentish, rather big red nose, beard - but sweet!"
Christmas is coming! https://t.co/JaOZDKT1NB
by @PenroseHalson - 2 months ago
Women wanted: "Nobody who wants me to help him in his business! "I don't mind how ugly!"
An unusual Xmas present! https://t.co/VtzmderTgi
Men wanted: "No clinging vines!" " Not a large nose, nor flat chest or too talkative!" - An excellent Xmas present https://t.co/ckHw9B0hbH
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