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" Tuesday Been examining the great waterfall. It is the finest thing on the estate, I think. The new creature calls it Niagara Falls — why, I am sure I do not know. Says it looks like Niagara Falls. That is not a reason; it is mere waywardness and imbecility. "
Extracts from Adam's Diary: Translated from the Original MS - Page 5
by Mark Twain - 1904 - 89 pages
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The Niagara book

William Dean Howells, Mark Twain, Nathaniel Southgate Shaler - Buffalo (N.Y.) - 1901 - 353 pages
...would stay with the other animals. . Cloudy to-day, wind in the east; think we shall have rain. . We? Where did I get that word? I remember now — the...myself. The new creature names everything that comes THE NIAGARA BOOK. along, before I can get in a protest. And always that same pretext is offered —...
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Quantum Mechanics and Nonlinear Waves

Philip Barnes Burt - Science - 1981 - 331 pages
...and whatsoever Adam called every living creature, that was the name thereof . . . " Genesis 2:19 "... The new creature calls it Niagara Falls- why I am...not a reason, it is mere waywardness and imbecility ..." Adam 's Diary, Mark Twain Notation V * k = (k0,k); this inverted caret is used for four-vectors...
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The Diaries of Adam and Eve

Mark Twain - Drama - 1990 - 38 pages
...waterfall. It is the finest thing on the estate, I think. The new creature calls it (checks diary) "Niagara Falls" — why, I am sure I do not know. Says it looks like Niagara Falls. (Moves DSC, and then to SL bench.) That is not a reason; it is mere waywardness and imbecility. I get...
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Leo McCarey: From Marx to McCarthy

Wes D. Gehring - Performing Arts - 2005 - 22 pages
...Adam's part of the diary: The new creature [Eve] calls it Niagara Falls—why, I am not sure . . . Says it looks like Niagara Falls. That is not a reason,...and imbecility. I get no chance to name anything. The new creature names everything that comes along, before I can get in a protest. 11 Appropriately,...
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Inventing Niagara: Beauty, Power, and Lies

Ginger Strand - Business & Economics - 2008 - 337 pages
...A "new creature" has recently arrived, however, who has other ideas. Adam makes note in his diary: Tuesday. — Been examining the great waterfall. It...not a reason, it is mere waywardness and imbecility. The new creature, Eve, soon renames the place "Niagara Falls Park" and puts up a sign: Keep Off the...
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