Michael N. Marcus discusses writing, editing, design, publishing, marketing, language, culture, politics, food and other things. This blog started in 2008, was on hiatus for the summer and fall of 2017, and restarted in December. Michael took time away from blogging for much of 2019 to write a book.
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Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Great Bits of Dialog, #447
Boy: "Fagin, this sausage is moldy!"
Fagin: "Shut up and drink your gin!"
(from the 1968 movie Oliver based on the 1838 novel Oliver Twist, by Charles Dickens)