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Hilaire Belloc
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Engrave this Quote Matilda told such dreadful lies,
It made one gasp and stretch one's eyes;
Her aunt, who from her earliest youth,
Had kept a strict regard for truth,
Attempted to believe Matilda:
The effort very nearly killed her.
-Hilaire Belloc, Cautionary Tales, 1907 Tell a Friend


 


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