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Goodbye, Columbus (1959)
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Actually we did not have the feelings we said we had until we spoke them—at least I didn't; to phrase them was to invent them and own them.
... her breasts swam towards me like two pink-nosed fish and she let me hold them.
Oh Patimkin! Fruit grew in their refrigerator and sporting goods dropped from their trees!
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There aren't many irritations to match the condescension which a woman metes out to a man who she believes has loved her vainly for the past umpteen years.
March 19, 1933
May 22, 2018
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