“'Your talk," I said, 'is surely the handiwork of wisdom because not one word of it do I understand'.”
―from "The Third Policeman" included in "The Complete Novels ofFlann O'Brien"
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- Work performed by hand.
- The product of a person's efforts and actions.
[Middle English handiwerk, from Old English handgeweorc : hand, hand + geweorc, work (ge-, collective pref. + weorc, work; see work).]