Quotation by Lewis Carroll

"In my youth," said his father, "I took to the law,
And argued each case with my wife;
And the muscular strength, which it gave to my jaw,
Has lasted the rest of my life."
Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (1832–1898), British poet. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. . ;

pseud. of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson Oxford Book of Children's Verse, The. Iona Opie and Peter Opie, eds. (1973) Oxford University Press.
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