New England Pie (Mark Twain)

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A joke in the newspaper in Darlington on august 25 1880.

This Pie is a cruel punishment for the cook and for the enemy who must eat the pie.

I guess this Mr Twain has had a very sad experience with New England or with a Pie from New England.

 

http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83025001/1880-08-25/ed-1/seq-3/

 

 

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