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Today is International Coffee Day. There is a legend that tells of coffee’s discovery: In Ethiopia, there was a goatherder who observed his goats didn’t want to go to sleep at night after eating berries from a certain tree. After he reported this to the Abbot of a local monastery, the Abbott gathered the berries…

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Daniel Boorstin

by Daniel Boorstin Trying to plan for the future without knowing the past is like trying to plant cut flowers.   Notes: Daniel Boorstin, a historian, was born on this day in 1914.   As featured onThe Daily Gardener podcast: Words inspired by the garden are the sweetest, most beautiful words of all. Daniel Boorstin

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