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Re: fountain of youth?



Betty Storz wrote:
>
> Yes, Dorothy, I have seen old leather bibles, read daily and carried to
> church on Sunday, covers still in beautiful condition without any treatment
> other than the lanolin from the reader's loving hands. On the other hand,
> the leather on the family bible, which just sat there for years gathering
> dust, is dried out and flaking away.
> Betty

I may be wrong... but I do believe that LANOLIN comes from the sebaceous
glands of sheep - so either biology has changed tremendously since I
went to uni, or sheep's ability to read has reached new heights... :)

Mats Broberg

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