"A first-class stamp, please. Something casual."
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"One of nature's nobleman and a bag lady."
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"Do you have a reservation?"
"It's badly sprained, McElroy, and you know as well as I do that I'd only slow you down. Go on without me—and that's a direct order!"
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"This is a nice restaurant. Turn your cap around."
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"When a wine rates over ninety, this is not alcoholism."
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"You have no idea how refreshing it is to meet someone raffish in West Hartford."
"For big, important things, it's the Met and the Modern, of course—but the Whitney is great for stocking-stuffers."
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"I tried a slice of pizza yesterday, and frankly I don't get it."
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"I feel so good today I could almost turn down a tax cut."
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"Don't waste time on Daddy. Mummy's the money."
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"I can't speak for everyone in the top one percent, but I'm fine."
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"I'd like you to meet Frank Russ. He's just arrived on foot."
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"They're not rich-rich, but they're rich enough so that we wouldn't feel uncomfortable around them."
"Call me old-fashioned, but I felt much more at home with the Forsytes than I do with the Louds."
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"I think glamour is fine until it slips over into glitz."
A small car is stretched in a funhouse mirror into a limousine.
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"Looks like the tide's beginning to turn."
"I don't think so."
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An in amusement park shooting gallery aims at targets labelled Westhampton, Easthampton, & Bridgehampton
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"I see you've discovered the heirloom Twinkies."
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"Smoking or nonsmoking?"
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"I get no kick from champagne."
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"Why, it's Daphne—home from Foxcroft."
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