The Wit of Mark Twain
Mark Twain was known for his many entertaining speeches, interesting and funny.
The following was part of a speech which he presented on his 67th birthday
AT THE METROPOLITAN CLUB, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 28, 1902 Address at a dinner given in honor of Mr. Clemens by Colonel
Harvey, President of Harper & Brothers.
“A lot of accounts have been settled here tonight for me; I have held grudges against some of these people, but they have all been wiped out by the very handsome compliments that have been…