Mark Twain Boyhood

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Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum
... The Mark Twain Boyhood Home, now known as the Mark Twain Boyhood Home Museum, is located on 206-208 Hill Street, Hannibal, Missouri, on the west bank of the Mississippi River in the United States ... Clemens, better known as author Mark Twain, found the inspiration for many of his stories, including the white picket fence, while living here ...

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    Adam and Eve had many advantages, but the principal one was, that they escaped teething.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)

    I looked at my daughters, and my boyhood picture, and appreciated the gift of parenthood, at that moment, more than any other gift I have ever been given. For what person, except one’s own children, would want so deeply and sincerely to have shared your childhood? Who else would think your insignificant and petty life so precious in the living, so rich in its expressiveness, that it would be worth partaking of what you were, to understand what you are?
    Gerald Early (20th century)

    Your mouth, dear child, is envied of the bees.
    —Unknown. The Thousand and One Nights.

    AWP. Anthology of World Poetry, An. Mark Van Doren, ed. (Rev. and enl. Ed., 1936)

    That is the way we are made: we don’t reason, where we feel; we just feel.
    —Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)