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Quotation by Anonymous
One of the few moments of happiness a man knows in Australia is that moment of meeting the eyes of another man over the tops of two beer glasses.
Anonymous. Quoted by Bruce Chatwin in "From the Notebooks," ch. 30, The Songlines (1987).
The words were scribbled in the flyleaf of a paperback copy of Tristram Shandy bought in the second-hand bookstore in Alice Springs, Australia.
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