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Quotation by Robert Benchley
In preparing the soil for planting, you will need several tools. Dynamite would be a beautiful thing to use, but it would have a tendency to get the dirt into the front-hall and track up the stairs.
Robert Benchley (1889–1945), U.S. writer, humorist. Of All Things! "Gardening Notes," Henry Holt (1921).
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