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One day her clergyman called on a visit and asked about their spiritual welfare. "Have they get the catechism," he inquired.?
"Your reverence," replied the woman, "they had a sore time at the teething, they had mumps and measles; [?] and whooping cough but that was "wan" thing they never had, the catechism and I hope they never will of God knows they have had enough disease.