"Fusilli, you crazy bastard! How are you?"
Yin and Yang Hug
How Not to Remember Names
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"Mr. Total Recall"
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"Remember little Rosalie? She has twelve people reporting to her now."
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"Wait. I never forget a face-Easter Island, 1722!"
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"Ed Roxey! I didn't know you were dead!"
"Dave, we've done all right for ourselves, you and I. You've got this big office filled with expensive furnishings and fine art objects, a beautiful old house in Greenwich, a lovely wife and three swell kids, a Bentley, a Rolls, a Yacht, and I've got this
Tags:keeping up with the joneses, comparing, comparison, friend, friends, old friends, old friend, long time friend, lon time friends, men, man, fashion, fashions, fashionable, fashion police, fashionista, fashionistas, men's clothing, men's fashion, style, stylish, flannel, flannels, lumberjack, lumberjacks, rich, rich people, wealth, wealthy, wealthy people, money
"Long time no see!"
"Fancy running into you in a field of marjoram!"
"The good news is that I remember you from high school. Unfortunately, that's also the bad news."
"I feel as if we've known them for years."
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"I'll see you the day after tomorrow. Tomorrow is supposed to be cloudless."
". . . but, it will be great to see the old gang."
"Here's to old friends who are hard to shake."
Tags:eating out, dining out, friend, friends, friendship, friendships, old friend, old friends, old friendship, old friendships, long-term friend, long-term friends, long term friends, long term friends, restaurant, bad company, boring company, boring conversation, boring conversations, stuck, guy night, bad friend, bad friends, boring, bored, boredom, hard to shake, guys night out, night out, nights out, down the pub
"All these years I've been meaning to ask. . . are you male or female?"
"Oh, him? We went to medical school together."
"Same old same old. How about you?"
"This is Mozab. I've known him since the year one."
Tags:old friend, old friends, best friend, best friends, bible, biblical times, introduce, introduces, introducing, introduction, introductions, good friend, good friends, friend from way back, beginning of time, good friend, good friends, friendship, friendships, ancient, ancients, reunion, reunions
"Beautiful dam dream. I was back at Princeton. Only, Kippy, you weren't my roommate. Brook Shields was my roommate."
"Same old crowd."
"Haven't we met in a previous life style?"
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"It's me, Tom—Huck Finn!"
Tags:old friend, old friends, nostalgia, nostalgic, age, ages, aging, ageing, grow old, grows old, growing old, american literature, american lit, classic literature, mark twain, huck finn, huckleberry finn, tom sawyer, executive, executives, barefoot, bare feet, bare foot, old, elder, elders, elderly, senior, senior citizen, english teacher, english teachers
"Lenny! I thought I smelled a rat!"
Tags:animal, animals, talking animal, talking animals, rodent, rodents, rat, rats, mice, mouse, friend, friends, old friend, old friends, friendship, relationship, relationships, mate, mates, best friend, best friends, bestie, besties, bffs, bff, smell, smells, smelling, smelled, smelled a rat, expression, expressions, wordplay, word play, play on words
"I remember you vividly in preschool, when you played the earth and I starred as the sun."
Tags:preschool, preschools, preschooler, preschoolers, memory lane, memory lanes, kindergarten, kindergartens, nursery school, nursery schools, dog walker, dog walkers, dog walk, dog walks, dog walking, dog, dogs, flirtation, flirtations, flirt, flirts, pet, pets, chance meeting, chance meetings, chance encounter, chance encounters, reconnecting, old friend, old friends