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  • "Now, you are my witness, Miss Summerson, I say I don’t care—but if he was to come to our house with his great, shining, lumpy forehead night after night till he was as old as Methuselah, I wouldn’t have anything to say to him.

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  • He’s as old as Methuselah.
  • He’d left us two boarders, in fact: Mama Tataba and a parrot named Methuselah.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible

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