On the Decay of the Art of Lying

by Mark Twain

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  • 9781598759952
Observe, I do not mean to suggest that the custom of lying has suffered any decay or interruption--no, for the Lie, as a virtue, a principle, is eternal; the lie, as a recreation, a solace, a refuge in time of need, the fourth Grace, the tenth Muse, man's best and surest friend, is immortal, and cannot perish from the earth while this club remains. My complaint simply concerns the decay of the art of lying...

  • Joshua James Press; August 2006
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  • Title: On the Decay of the Art of Lying
  • Author: Mark Twain
  • Imprint: Joshua James Press
Subject categories
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  • 1598759957
  • 9781598759952
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1598759957
  • 9781598759952