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A rusty nail placed near a faithful compass, will sway it from the truth, and wreck the argosy. - Walter Scott

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Author's Biography:
Name: Walter Scott
Born: 15 August 1771 Died: 21 September 1832
Profession: Novelist | Poet |


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