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Even losing you (the joking voice, a gesture I love) I shan't have lied. It's evident the art of losing's not too hard to master though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster.
When you write my epitaph, you must say I was the loneliest person who ever lived.
I am sorry for people who can't write letters. But I suspect also that you and I…love to write them because it's kind of like working without really doing it.
I've never written the things I'd like to write that I've admired all my life. Maybe one never does.
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Man knows that the world is not made on a human scale; and he wishes that it were.
February 8, 1911
October 6, 1979
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