What is an example of a hyperbole in the book Gathering Blue?

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Well, hyperbole is just another word (a literary word, mind you) for exaggeration.  It is pretty easy to find, both in this book and in others.  However, please realize that it is an error to ask for "a hyperbole."  No need for the article "a" there.  Just look for an example of hyperbole.  We can find a good one in the following quotation.

Over and over. They be making me remember everythings. Me old songs, they just be natural. But now they be stuffing new things...

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