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From: Jacqueline Doty <>
Subject: 100 Children
Date: Fri, 21 Oct 2005 10:06:07 -0500
The author was making an obvious exaggeration to show how no family
wanted to descend from a "correction girl." Thus! in order for them
all to have descended from "casket girls" the poor dears would have had
to each bear at least 100 children. Exaggeration! Humor! Got it??
"Dwell on the past, lose one eye, forget the past, lose both eyes."
An Old Russian Proverb