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"I read in a book once that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, but I've never been able to believe it. I don't believe a rose would be as nice if it was called a thistle or a skunk-cabbage."
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The Road to Yesterday, a short story collection of the same name.

"The Road to Yesterday" is a short story by Lucy Maud Montgomery, first published in a short story collection of the same name in 1974. It is also included in The Blythes Are Quoted (2009).





  • Susan Baker (mentioned only)
  • Jack Bell (mentioned only)
  • Anne Blythe (mentioned only)
  • Gilbert Blythe (mentioned only)
  • Mrs. Gilbert Blythe (mentioned only)
  • Jem Blythe (mentioned only)
  • Jem Blythe Sr. (mentioned only)
  • Walter Blythe (mentioned only)
  • Walter Blythe Jr. (mentioned only)
  • Harvey Brooks
  • Harvey Brooks' relatives
  • Mrs. Brooks
  • Bruno (mentioned only)
  • Aunt Clara
  • Dick (mentioned only)
  • Dick's grandmother (mentioned only)
  • Dick's wife (indirectly mentioned)
  • Ken Ford (indirectly mentioned)
  • Mrs. Ken Ford (mentioned only)
  • Rilla Ford (mentioned only)
  • Susette King
  • Letty (mentioned only)
  • Aunt Marian (mentioned only)
  • Di Meredith (mentioned only)
  • Roddy (mentioned only)
  • Roddy's wife (mentioned only)
  • Great-aunt Ruth (mentioned only)
  • Jerry Thornton
  • Jerry Thornton's grandmother (mentioned only)



  • The Enterprise (mentioned only)
  • Royal Canadian Air Force (mentioned only)

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