[LMB] OT monsters quote

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Mon Oct 11 11:18:17 BST 2021


On Sun, 10 Oct 2021 23:12:46 -0400, Elizabeth Holden
<alzurite at gmail.com> wrote:

>Re the quote about fairy tales and monsters which was so good I copied it
>-, even though it didn't sound like Tolkien to me -
>
>Becca said:
>
>I've also seen it attributed to Neil Gaiman
>
>So I looked it up and voila:
>
>>
>https://mahoundsparadise.blogspot.com/2016/05/tracking-back-that-chesterton.html
>
>At least it wasn't attributed to Shakespeare.

This is one case where the "cover version" is better than the original
cut; at the very least, snappier.
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