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“I soon realized I had made no mistake in my choice of a wife. I was helping her pack an overnight bag one afternoon when she said, ‘Put in some tooth twine.’ I knew then that a girl who called dental floss tooth twine was the girl for me. It had been a long search, but it was worth it.”

Letters of E. B. White, rev. edition edited by Martha White (New York: Harper Perennial, 2007), 81.
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