"We'll start out by speaking in simple declarative sentences."
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"I'm just a simple man preceded by an inordinately complex reputation."
"You're a very complex carbohydrate."
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The World's Easiest Airport
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Two More Poems from Ted Hughes
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"If the truth be told, I prefer Biedermeier."
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"Have you got anything that doesn't look like a pressure gauge from the Titanic?"
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"People read too much into everything."
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"The recipe is simplicity itself. I got it from a Neanderthal."
Apple Redesigns The Bowling Ball
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"Then bake at 375 for forty-five minutes."
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"Your solution is far too simple for a real expert..."