Now this is how you ask for money

Read a letter from Robert Louis Stevenson to his dad asking him for money

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When he was 15 Robert Louis Stevenson wrote a letter to his father to ask him for money. He addressed it to his “Respected Paternal Relative.” Awesomeness ensued. Read it here.

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Author: Joe Donatelli

Joe Donatelli is a writer in Los Angeles. He publishes The Humor Columnist.