Quotation by Edward Blishen

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Donkey Work (1983)
The work was like peeling an onion. The outer skin came off with difficulty ... but in no time you'd be down to its innards, tears streaming from your eyes as more and more beautiful reductions became possible.
Edward Blishen (b. 1920), British author. Donkey Work, pt. 1, ch. 2 (1983).

On his work adapting books for serial reading.
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