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Author QuotedAldous Huxley
Title QuotedAfter Many a Summer dies the Swan
Date (Year/Month/Day)1940/04/00
Imprint[S.l.] : Harper & Row. 1939
QuotationAll that stuff, since Huxley made such a fool of himself in After Many a Summer Dies the Swan, seems to be so superficial. I don't know why, but there seems to me to be something else you are obliged to do about an ugly hotdog stand besides making obvious remarks about it in a high state of moral indignation. If you don't like it, kick it down
JournalRun to the mountain: The Story of a Vocation. The journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 1, 1939-1941.; Edited by Patrick Hart, O.C.S.O. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1995, p. 165
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