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Saki
(1870-1916) born on
Dec 18
Scottish short-story writer. H. H. Munro wrote fantastic, witty stories about the Edwardian social scene, e.g., "Not So Stories," 1902.
         
   
F
The people of Crete unfortunately make more history than they can consume locally.

R
All decent people live beyond their incomes nowadays, and those who aren't respectable live beyond other people's. A few gifted individuals manage to do both.
A
Sherard Blaw, the dramatist who had discovered himself, and who had given so ungrudgingly of his discovery to the world.
N
Think how many blameless lives are brightened by the blazing indiscretions of other people.
K
Every reformation must have its victims. You can't expect the fatted calf to share the enthusiasm of the angels over the prodigal's return.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: The Jesting of Arlington Stringham."
R: The Match-Maker."
A: The Unbearable Bassington," Ch. 13
N: Reginald, in "Reginald at the Carlton," 1904.
K: Reginald on the Academy."
   


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