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Sir James Matthew Barrie, 1st Baronet, OM (9 May 1860 - 19 June 1937), more commonly known as J. M. Barrie, was a Scottish novelist and dramatist. He is best remembered for creating Peter Pan, the boy who refused to grow up, whom he based on his friends, the Llewelyn Davies boys.Born in Kirriemuir, Angus, the second youngest of ten children, Barrie was educated at the Glasgow Academy, Forfar Academy and Dumfries Academy, and the University of Edinburgh. He became a journalist in Nottingham, then London, and turned to writing novels and subsequently plays. He is also credited for the invention or popularisation of the name "Wendy", as only five records of girls named Wendy can be found before the 1910 United States Census.
Alice (who Is The Dearth Now). Thank You. Better Read The Telegram, Matey, To Be Sure That You Can Make It Out. (matey Reads It To Himself, And He Has Never Quite The Same Faith In Woman Again. The Dearth Continues In A Purring Voice.) Read It Aloud, Matey.
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