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August 28, 2009

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Don't Take My Word For It

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I married my wife because not long after we met, she told me that when she was a little girl, she would rehearse for a never-to-happen appearance on Reading Rainbow, reviewing her favorite book, Norman Juster’s The Phantom Tollbooth.

That’s a true story.

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Posted August 28, 2009 at 12:03 | Comments (2) | Permasnark
File under: Books, Writing & Such, Self-Disclosure

Comments

I like this.

ohgod, Phantom Tollbooth is perhaps my most beloved relic from my childhood. I think that book seared the original sin of outrageous punning into my very soul.

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