An Old Joke

July 03, 2013 1 min read

Oft attributed to Abraham Lincoln, though probably an old joke even in the 1850s.

Here, it's used as a comment on culinary acumen at sea, in a 1902 publication ofPunch.

Secret of the Sea

  

"If this is coffee, I want tea; but if this is tea; but if this is Tea, then I wish for coffe."

 


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