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  • 1969 — Santa sighed at the unfairness of it all and slammed the picture down on the mantelpiece among the bowl of wax fruit and the bouquet of paper zinnias and the statue of the Virgin Mary and the figurine of the Infant of Prague. — John Kennedy Toole, A Confederacy of Dunces. Page 204