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Re: History is just one damn thing after another

Posted by Bob on March 05, 2005

In Reply to: History is just one damn thing after another posted by Ward on March 04, 2005

: I've heard this as 'life is one damn thing after another' and as history is........, Seems to me that either would apply. Origin, anyone?

: It's not true that life is one damn thing after another; it is one damn thing over and over.
: Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892 - 1950)
: Life is just one damned thing after another.
: Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)

Melville wrote a book titled Odtaa.