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Date: Wed, 26 Apr 1995 08:59:14 -0700
From: John Jordan <[log in to unmask]>
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Subject: Dickens query



Can anyone identify and locate the following quotation, which
is attributed to Dickens?

"The sum of the whole is this: walk and be happy, walk and be healthy; the
best way to lengthen our days is to walk steadily and with a purpose."

This is obviously, if by Dickens, a gorgeous quotation to throw into
advertising walkathons.

John O. Jordan
The Dickens Project
UC Santa Cruz
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