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In what book by H.G. Wells does the following quote appear: "I would as soon think of cooling my throat with the Milky Way or shaking hands with the stars!"?

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This quote appears in Wells's Secret Places of the Heart.

This autobiographical novel features Sir Richmond Hardy, an English gentleman who is having marital problems and traveling the countryside. In this quote he is having a conversation with his friend Dr. Martineau, a doctor who specializes in mental health issues or, as the...

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