Final Word

March 15, 1996

This week's Final Word comes from a man who became famous for three minutes:

"Whether or not the final laws of nature are discovered in our lifetime, it is a great thing for us to carry on the tradition of holding nature up to examination, of asking again and again why it is the way it is."

The winner of last week's competition, who identified F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby , is T. Tucker of Warrington, Cheshire.

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