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Quotation by Florence King
Southerners are so devoted to genealogy that we see a family tree under every bush.
Fault can be found in an inhabited house and none in an uninhabited one.
Florence King (b. 1936), U.S. humorist, essayist, social critic. Hawaiian saying no. 9, 'lelo No'Eau, collected, translated and annotated by Mary Kawena Pukui, Bishop Museum Press, Hawaii (1983).
From her "Uncollected Articles, 1992-1993" _DQ.
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