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date: 21 August 2019

Bill Bryson 1951– 
American travel writer 

  1. I had always thought that once you grew up you could do anything you wanted—stay up all night or eat ice-cream straight out of the container.
    The Lost Continent (1989)
  2. We used to build civilizations. Now we build shopping malls.
    Neither Here Nor There (1991)