Question about Tough Guide

Jendle jenny.preston at virgin.net
Wed May 29 16:24:51 EDT 2002


> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-dwj at suberic.net [mailto:owner-dwj at suberic.net]On Behalf Of
> HSchinske at aol.com
> Sent: 29 May 2002 20:26
> To: dwj at suberic.net
> Subject: Re: Question about Tough Guide
>
>
> In a message dated 5/29/2002 10:41:16 AM Pacific Daylight Time,
> owner-dwj-digest at suberic.net writes:
>
> > "Mistrust all enterprises that require new clothes."
>
> > > Where'd you get the quote, Jen?
> >
> >  E.M. Forster's A Room With A View.  I'm trying to read A
> Passage To India
> >  now, but I keep getting caught up in the irritating prejudices
> *all* the
> >  characters seem to have...
> >
> >  Jen
>
> Isn't the Mistrust ... quotation from Thoreau's _Walden_? Does someone in
> _Room_ quote it?

It's stuck up on a wardrobe.  It never occurred to me that I was quoting a
quote, but it seemed relevant as I have absolutely no money at the moment!

Jen
--
"Mistrust all enterprises that require new clothes."

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