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Quotation by Edna Ferber
It was part of the Texas ritual. We're rich as son-of-a-bitch stew but look how homely we are, just as plain-folksy as Grandpappy back in 1836. We know about champagne and caviar but we talk hog and hominy.
Edna Ferber (1887–1968), U.S. author. Giant, ch. 2 (1952).
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