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'I suppose everyone collects something.'
"Swing me with your words."
"It wouldn't have happened if I weren't with persons larger than life."
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"People used to think of Miriam as zany. Later, she was generally perceived as kooky. Now, I'm afraid, the consensus is that's she's flaky."
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"We had to remove him from public view."
"Oh and, incidentally, Whit, I'm afraid there's room for only one haircut like this around here."
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'It helps to be a little crazy to work here, but you're overqualified.'
"I forget which is the embalmed one."
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"Actually, Harper, we don't see you as a partner. You've been cast in more of character role."
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"Other men manage to confine whimsy to their boxers."
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"How about one-ish? I love the way it sounds."
"You want to know something else? I knew you were nuts from the first time I laid eyes on you."
'You must be the new guy that everyone is talking about!'
'I'm an eccentric. What do you do?'
"Wouldn't one pen in your pajamas suffice?"
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"Lots of people have writing partners..."
"That's Dr. Cray conducting research."
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"You there - shoo!"
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"We're always ready to travel at a moment's notice."
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"Our relationship is weird...He's just an odd number."
Captain in Bed
'Can I get just a little bit of coffee with my sugar, please.'
'Tom thought the meetings might be more interesting if he 'performed' his report.'
"For heaven's sake, Ogden, it's vacation time! Must you make your little lists even on vacation time?"
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