I admit this is one of my favorites .. .
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"It's a pretty nerdy thing to admit, but I loved writing a book about a guy who was writing a book. That the guy was Ulysses S. Grant, and the book his personal memoirs, and that he was writing it as a way to save his family from financial destitution after he was swindled by a business partner, and that he was suffering from terminal throat cancer as he wrote—wow, what a story.
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