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A writer-editor-teacher’s quote of the week #48

“I am going to seek a great perhaps; draw the curtain, the farce is played.”

– Though versions of this quotation has appeared in works by writers ranging from Sir Francis Bacon to Anthony Burgess, it is generally attributed to the French satirist Francois Rabelais, author of Gargantua and Pantagruel