[Ads-l] better to light the candle than to curse the darkness - 1907

W Brewer brewerwa at GMAIL.COM
Mon Mar 20 22:18:30 EDT 2017

RH:  << I've known for some time that it wasn't, but nice to see the origin
done and dusted, Garson.  >>
WB:  Eh?  Not till the elusive tetrasyllabic aphorism has been exhumed from
the Good Earth, says me!

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