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Why did the "One Hoss-Shay" in "The Deacon's Masterpiece: or the Wonderful "One-Hoss Shay" crumble into dust all in a moment?
The "One Hoss-Shay" in "The Deacon's Masterpiece: or the Wonderful "One-Hoss Shay" crumbled into dust all in a moment because all its parts were exactly as sound as each other, so after 100 years of service, they all failed at once.
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The "One Hoss-Shay" in "The Deacon's Masterpiece: or the Wonderful "One-Hoss Shay" crumbled into dust all in a moment because all its parts were exactly as sound as each other, so after 100 years of service, they all failed at once.
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