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Saturday, January 2nd, 2010
7:02 am
The Adventures of Sally (1922)
"Has anybody ever seen a drama critic in the daytime? Of course not. They come out after dark, up to no good."
Friday, January 1st, 2010
10:56 pm
Right Ho, Jeeves (1934)
"Bertie, do you read Tennyson?"
"Not if I can help."
Monday, December 28th, 2009
1:13 pm
Sunset at Blandings (1977 (posthumously published))
"Many a man may look respectable, and yet be able to hide at will behind a spiral staircase."
Sunday, December 27th, 2009
12:16 am
Very Good, Jeeves (1930)
"Unseen, in the background, Fate was quietly slipping the lead into the boxing-glove."
Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009
11:07 pm
Right Ho, Jeeves (1934)
"You're pulling my leg."
"I am not pulling your leg. Nothing would induce me to touch your beastly leg."
Friday, December 18th, 2009
1:12 am
The Clicking Of Cuthbert (1922)
"He was not a man who prattled readily, especially in a foreign tongue. He gave the impression that each word was excavated from his interior by some up-to-date process of mining."
Tuesday, December 15th, 2009
11:10 pm
Psmith, Journalist (1915)
"Work, the what's-its-name of the thingummy and the thing-um-a-bob of the what d'you-call-it."
Monday, December 14th, 2009
7:11 am
Very Good, Jeeves (1930)
"My Aunt Dahlia has a carrying voice... If all other sources of income failed, she could make a good living calling the cattle home across the Sands of Dee."
Sunday, December 13th, 2009
7:05 am
The Adventures of Sally (1922)
"It was one of those cold, clammy, accusing sort of eyes--the kind that makes you reach up to see if your tie is straight: and he looked at me as I were some sort of unnecessary product which Cuthbert the Cat had brought in after a ramble among the local ash-cans."
Saturday, December 12th, 2009
4:52 am
Right Ho, Jeeves
"Even at normal times Aunt Dahlia's map tended a little towards the crushed strawberry. But never had I seen it take on so pronounced a richness as now. She looked like a tomato struggling for self-expression."
Monday, October 12th, 2009
1:48 pm
Sunset at Blandings
"Many a man may look respectable, and yet be able to hide at will behind a spiral staircase."
Monday, June 1st, 2009
11:27 pm
The Girl in Blue
One of those ghastly literary lunches.... This one was to honour Emma Lucille Agee who srote that dirty novel that's been seeling in millions in America... About fifteen of the dullest speeches I ever heard. The Agee woman told us for three quarters of an hour how she came to write her beastly book, when a simple apology was all that was required.
Friday, March 13th, 2009
3:40 pm
My Man Jeeves (1919) ``Jeeves and the Hard-boiled Egg''
"I don't owe a penny to a single soul--not counting tradesmen, of course."
Sunday, February 1st, 2009
11:41 pm
The Spot of Art
"If I had had to choose between him and a cockroach as a companion for a walking-tour, the cockroach would have had it by a short head."
Saturday, January 31st, 2009
10:18 pm
Eggs, Beans and Crumpets
"The only thing that prevented a father's love from faltering was the fact that there was in his possession a photograph of himself at the same early age, in which he, too, looked like a homicidal fried egg."
Friday, January 30th, 2009
3:18 pm
Uncle Dynamite
"You look like Helen of Troy after a good facial."
Thursday, January 29th, 2009
4:38 pm
Rodney Has A Relapse
"Rodney Spelvin was in for another attack of poetry. He had once been a poet, and a very virulent one too; the sort of man who would produce a slim volume of verse bound in squashy mauve leather at the drop of a hat, mostly on the subject of sunsets and pixies."
Wednesday, January 28th, 2009
6:50 pm
Quick Service
"What a curse these social distinctions are. They ought to be abolished. I remmeber saying that to Karl Marx once, and he thought there might be an idea for a book in it."
Monday, January 26th, 2009
7:19 am
Joy in the Morning
"The spectacle of an uncle, even if only an uncles by marriage, going down for the third time in a sea of dance champagne, can never be an agreeable one."
Sunday, January 25th, 2009
7:51 pm
A Pelican at Blandings
"As a butler Beach deplored Mr. Galahad's habit of gossiping with the domestic staff, but as a man he simply loved it. "
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