"My child's school is having an auction, so can your entire life come to a halt?"
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"Nice little touch of humility!"
"I got my ticket for three dollars over the Internet. Are you going to eat that salmon?"
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Poet and Peasant
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"Boy, are you a tough nut to crack! This is its fifth season, and you still don't like it."
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"Now I see your problem—linear thought."
His and Hers Towels
"Hi. We're all in the eighteen-to-thirty-four-year-old age group that you're a member of. Come on out and play with us."
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"This evening, the role of Bob Novak is being played by my husband, Norman Hatcher."
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"A MacArthur, the lecture circuit, and thou!"
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"Edmund works at home."
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"Can everyone clearly fear me?"
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