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Douglas Adams, The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul Quotes: Words used carelessly, as if they did not matter in any serious way, often allowed otherwise well-guarded truths to seep through.
         

Words used carelessly, as if they did not matter in any serious way, often allowed otherwise well-guarded truths to seep through.


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