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The discount code for a copy of To Serve Man should've been a giveaway.
Did you ever see history portrayed as an old man with a wise brow and pulseless heart, waging all things in the balance of reason? Is not rather the genius of history like an eternal, imploring maiden, full of fire, with a burning heart and flaming soul, humanly warm and humanly beautiful? --Zachris Topelius
Training a telescope on one’s own belly button will only reveal lint. You like that? You go right on staring at it. I prefer looking at galaxies. -- Sarah Hoyt
Check under the cushions and in the back of the sofa. Among the pennies there might be some wooden meatballs; it explains why Ikea make such kak products. Anything made from rotten meat ain't likely to last that long. Same for things given daft Swedish names.
"I do not have to forgive my enemies, I have had them all shot." — Ramón Maria Narváez (1800-68). "I don't need to shoot my enemies, I don't have any." - Me (2012).
This is one of the advantages of living out in the country surrounded by farm land - almost all of what I buy is locally produced, I know the farmers, I see their animals and the vegetable plots, and it's either all organic or biodynamic, and the beef is usually 100% grass fed, although some of the farmers to grain finishing.
Idea meatballs? Ew. I imagine they would have a rather woody flavor.