4 Onions in a Row

Anthony Burgess displayed his technical adroitness in his 1968 novel Enderby Outside by contriving the following sentence that contains the word “onions” four consecutive times:

Then, instead of expensive mouthwash, he had breathed on Hogg-Enderby, bafflingly (for no banquet would serve, because of the known redolence of onions, onions) onions. ‘Onions,’ said Hogg.

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