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Quotation by Robert Benchley
I don't want to be an alarmist, but I think that the Younger Generation is up to something.... I base my apprehension on nothing more definite than the fact that they are always coming in and going out of the house, without any apparent reason.
Robert Benchley (1889–1945), U.S. writer, humorist. My Ten Years in a Quandary and How They Grew, "The Children's Hour," Harper & Brothers (1936).
Benchley had two teenaged sons at the time he wrote this.
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