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Words of Note

My mother was a wit, but never a sentimental one. Once, when somebody in our house stepped on our cat's paw, she turned to the cat and said sternly, "I told you not to go around barefoot!"

Zero Mostel, actor

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From 'Player: A Profile of an Art,' by

Lillian Ross and Helen Ross (1984).