This sentence on the very first page of Juliet's Nurse, which I haven't read far into, but am already highly interested in with the little I've read!
"Two nights before Lammas Eve, I go to bed believing myself fat and happy. You will think me a fool for being so deceived, at my age. But in our hearts, we all wish to be fooled. And so we make fools of ourselves." Juliet's Nurse, by Lois Leveen