"Pardon me, but I couldn't help overhearing your conversation."
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"Well, if you're going to wiretap your people you are going to hear things."
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That party went well.
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"I appreciate the offer, sir, but no thank you, I don't want a promotion."
"He's harpooned on me, isn't he?"
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"Can I get back to you when there's someone to overhear me?"
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"Oh dear, I'm afraid she's letting Mr. Cargill slip through her fingers."
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"We couldn't help hearing!"
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