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70 (th birthday speech by Mark Twain)

In 1905, a special celebration at Delmonico’s in New York was given in honor of Mark Twain’s 70th birthday (10+2).  Twain gave a speech explaining some of his rules to successfully live to three scores and ten! “I have achieved my seventy years in the usual way: by sticking strictly to a scheme of life [...]

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