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When I was fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have him around. When I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much he had learned in seven years.

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Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was a famous and popular American humorist, novelist, writer and lecturer.

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When I was fourteen, my father was so ignorant I...

Nov 25, 2011

My father went to his grave believing that Pearl Harbor was in the Philippines. Pride and ignorance wouldn't allow him to believe otherwise.


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