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Quotation by Raymond Chandler
I guess God made Boston on a wet Sunday.
Raymond Chandler (1888–1959), U.S. author. Letter, March 21, 1949. The Selected Letters of Raymond Chandler (1981).
Chandler was referring to a novel by J.P. Marquand, Point of No Return, which he had just finished reading, and which reminded him of "a steel engraving with no color at all."
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