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  • Diane Baker
    Feb 27, 1999
      Grace E. Funk wrote:
      > 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
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      > Grace E. Funk R.R. #1, Lumby, B.C. V0E 2G0 Phone (250)547-6333

      Thanks for the phrases' origins; Chesterton always came up with
      wonderful phrases. Actually, I was talking about Martin in the quote,
      though I did refer to Goodkind earlier. He's only a cut above Robert
      Jordan---not that great.
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