Oh, I’ve been holding onto this quote and photo for years, hoping someday to share it here if ever Ride on, Will Cody! sold. And now it has, and here it is — a wonderful gem.
Life is too short to make big letters when small ones will do; and as for punctuation, if my readers don’t know enough to take their breath without those little marks, they’ll have to lose it, that’s all.
— William F. Cody, “Buffalo Bill”