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“[It] fascinated me. I hadn’t realized that there must have been a beauty parlor in the Garden of Eden to do Eve’s hair or that Adam had mastered the science of metallurgy, for he was freshly shaved (was there also a barber shop?). Equally amazing was evidence that in their brief period on earth, Adam and Eve had mastered the textile-making skills; they had spun and woven cloth, and had sewed it into handsome robes.”

~Samuel W. Taylor, Cracroft Collection: Correspondence with Samuel W. Taylor – Letter to Richard H. Cracroft, ca. 1992; see Mormon Mavericks: Essays on Dissenters, pages 324-325~