Thoreau's Journal: 28-Jan-1841

It would be worth while, once for all, fairly and cleanly to tell how we are to be used, as vendors of Lucifer matches send directions in the envelope, both how light may be readily procured and no accident happen to the user.

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Anonymous said...

Contents under pressure: do not bend, spindle, fold, or puncture; do not incinerate; keep away from open flame; dispose of properly.