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“'Who in hell,' I said to myself, 'wants to try to make pies like Mother makes, when it's so much simpler to let Mother make 'em in the first place?'”
“He's been a waiten there in th wood you might say since before I was born. I jist brung him out a little — but one a these days, jist you wait an see, we'll find th time an a face fer him an bring him out a that block.”
“Honey, try harder to be like th rest — tu run with th rest — it's easier, an you'll be happier in th end — I guess.”
Harriette Arnow, U.S. journalist, writer
(1908 - 1986)
Full name: Harriette Louisa Simpson Arnow.