Fay attended another progressive establishment, the co-educational Burgess Hill School
, which she found absurd, not only noisy and disorderly but actively anti-academic. The best thing about it was being taught English briefly by the...
When she first moved to London she worked as a so-called lady's maid (a job for which she was totally unqualified).
Rubens, Bernice. When I Grow Up. Time Warner Books, 2005.