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  • c howlett
    Feb 25, 1999
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      Thanks for the quote from G.K. Chesterton. I've read all his Father
      Brown's, but never got into his poetry. I wonder if the literary theft was
      unconscious; such a great line might hover in the back of your mind and
      resurrect itself as one's own...
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      From: Grace E. Funk <gfunk@...>
      To: mythsoc@onelist.com <mythsoc@onelist.com>
      Date: Wednesday, February 24, 1999 3:10 PM
      Subject: [mythsoc] Re: yrderzomenymororses..,

      >From: gfunk@... (Grace E. Funk)
      >To Diane Baker
      >You wrote "As for Terry Goodkind, he can be very rich, even with generics:
      >cloaks of sable "thick, black,and soft as sin."
      >Terry Goodkind did not make up that phrase (even though he may think he
      >did, I suppose). He is quoting from the poem "Lepanto" by G.K. Chesterton.
      >"King Philip's in his closet wiyh the Fleece about his neck,
      >(Don John of Austria is armed upon the deck)
      >The walls are hung with velvet that is blacvk and soft aas sin,
      >And little dwarfs creep out of it and little dwarfs creep in."
      >Grace E. Funk
      >Grace E. Funk R.R. #1, Lumby, B.C. V0E 2G0 Phone (250)547-6333
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