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"I think oysters are more beautiful than any religion," [Clovis] resumed presently. "They not only forgive our unkindness to them; they justify it, they incite us to go on being perfectly horrid to them. Once they arrive at the supper-table they seem to enter thoroughly into the spirit of the thing. There's nothing in Christianity or Buddhism that quite matches the sympathetic unselfishness of an oyster."


"The Match-Maker" - The Chronicles of Clovis (1911)

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I think oysters are more beautiful than any religion, [Clovis] resumed presently. They not only forgive our unkindness to them; they justify it, they ...

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I think oysters are more beautiful than any religion, [Clovis] resumed presently. They not only forgive our unkindness to them; they justify it, they ...

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I think oysters are more beautiful than any religion, [Clovis] resumed presently. They not only forgive our unkindness to them; they justify it, they ...

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I think oysters are more beautiful than any religion, [Clovis] resumed presently. They not only forgive our unkindness to them; they justify it, they ...