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There is no ghost so difficult to lay as the ghost of an injury
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"There is no ghost so difficult to lay as the ghost of an injury"

- Alexander Smith

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Scotland Flag This quote is written / told by Alexander Smith between December 31, 1830 and January 5, 1867. He/she was a famous Poet from Scotland. The author also have 29 other quotes.

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