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Perhaps, like most of us in a foreign country, he was incapable of placing people, selecting a frame for their picture, as he would at home; therefore all Americans had to be judged in a pretty equal light, and on this basis his companions appeared to be tolerable examples of local color and national character. That would explain much; Holly’s determination explains the rest.

© Truman Capote, Breakfast at Tiffany’s

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Tiina Kivelä

Finnish escapades, as a friend once described.

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