–Mama, you married Daddy when he was poor and he got rich, didn’t he?
–I scared your daddy into getting rich, beautiful. You’re not scary enough.
A fool such as I.
Being crazy about a woman…is always the right thing to do. Being a decrepit old bag of bones – that’s ridiculous, getting old.
Chicken fry me a steak and use meat this time.
Everything gets old if you do it often enough. So if you want to find out about monotomy real quick, marry Duane.
Everything is flat here. There is nothing to do.
He was sweeping! That’s what he was doing in the streets, you heartless bastards!
He’s the only man I ever met who knew what I was worth. Sam the Lion. Sam the Lion. Nobody knows where he got that name. I gave it to him – one night. Just came to me. He was so pleased.
I’ll see you in a year or so if I don’t get shot.
Just remember, Beautiful, everything gets old if you do it often enough.
Never you mind, never you mind.
Wish you were here.
You know something, Sonny. It’s terrible only to find one man in your whole life that knows what you’re worth. It’s just terrible. I wouldn’t be tellin’ you if it wasn’t. I looked, too – you wouldn’t believe how I’ve looked. When Sam…was sixty-five years old he could just walk into a room where I was and do more for me…Nobody was like him.
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