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Quotation:

"Age does not diminish the extreme disappointment of having a scoop of ice cream fall from the cone."

Jim Fiebig

diminish (verb): reduce; make less
disappointment (noun): feeling of sadness when something you want does not happen
scoop of ice cream: ball of ice cream
cone (noun): an ice cream container that you hold in your hand and can also eat

Contributor: Josef Essberger