I'll not listen to reason... Reason always
means what someone else has got to say.
Isherwood was born as Christopher William Bradshaw-Isherwood
at Wybersley Hall in the village of High Lane near Disley in 1904.
He wrote of his experiences in Berlin during the 1930s and in 1939
emigrated with W.H. Auden to America where they both became U.S. citizens