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39. Brother Ass
I assure you I do not want to kill brother Ass. He is in Godís safe keeping. If He means to starve him neither your effort nor mine can save him. For the present he is flourishing on goatís milk and plenty of fruit with home-made brown bread thrown in.
(Recorded on November 4, 1932; ibid., p. 202)