I’d only been there a few days when I got myself into another serious mess, undeserved to tell the truth, because this time around I was entirely blameless—whatever you may have heard.

Catalina De Erauso, trans Michele Stepto, Gabri Stepto, Lieutenant Nun: Memoir of a Basque Transvestite in the New World [Amazon, Bookshop, Publisher, Local Library]

Hermetic quote de Erauso Stepo Lieutenant Nun only there few days got myself into another serious mess undeserved tell truth this time entirely blameless whatever you heard