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The Importance of Trivia — It’s Delightful

Country Life
Among the 50 or so contenders playing trivia this week at Mizza’s in Lakeville was Dana Scarpa, a regular for the last year at the Monday night game, along with her family. Photo: Marsden Epworth

Do you know in what novel Aramis, Porthos and Athos hold forth?

Do you know the difference between sherbet and sorbet?

Ah, and here’s a toughy: Can you name the capital of Nebraska?

“Omaha,” I offer, rashly, that being the only city in Nebraska I know.

“Wrong” says Bruce T. Paddock pleasantly as he edits copy for The Lakeville Journal. “That would be Lincoln.”

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