"Why did we buy such huge furniture?"
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"I've always had this vague curiosity about me."
"And best of all, it's completely waterproof!"
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"Regular service or affected?"
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"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."
"My parents are the same way. Lots of ostentatious child-rearing, very little direct nurturing."
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"Careful in the bathroom—we just had it reimagined."
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"Harlan, don't you ever get tired of being quiet money."
"Because we're jerks."