Alan Patrick Herbert Quote


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The Farmer will never be happy again; 
 He carries his heart in his boots; 
 For either the rain is destroying his grain 
 Or the drought is destroying his roots.  - Alan Patrick Herbert
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Someone to Love (film, 1987). The film was released after his death, and it was Orson's final film appearance.
Alan Patrick Herbert
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Born: September 24, 1890

Died: November 11, 1971 (aged 81)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Statesman

Bio: Sir Alan Patrick Herbert was an English humorist, novelist, playwright and law reform activist. He was an independent Member of Parliament for Oxford University for 15 years, five of which he combined with service in the Royal Navy.

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