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Jonas: I apologize. [no reply] I apologize?
The Giver: Don't say that. 'I apologize.' Don't apologize to me ever again. Not here. We haven't the time. 'I apologize.' That's an automatic pleasantry. It doesn't mean anything.
Jonas: I apologize. I'm sorry. I mean...”
Number 93: Listen to me. Tell them all I got out.
Number Six: Something happened to me. I-I was in New York.
Number 93: Go to 554...
Number Six: 554 what?
Number 93: ...tell her...
Number Six: What's - dammit, where am I!
Number 93: You're... you're not from here.
Number Six: I don't even know how I got to this place.
Number 93: You... are... a bloody... miracle!”
Judge Hawthorne: Why do they need to see the car?
Marguerite Cisneros: I don’t know, they need to see the car.
Judge Hawthorne: They want to see the car?
Marguerite Cisneros: Yes!
Judge Hawthorne: I don’t understand that. Why would they want to see it? They have pictures of the car.
Marguerite Cisneros: I know they have pictures.
Judge Hawthorne: It’s a truck. What is there to see? Truck. Red. End of story.
Marguerite Cisneros: I know it’s truck, I know it’s red. That’s very understood.”
Evan Lawson: I thought you meant no way like 'No WAY!'
Hank Lawson: I haven't meant it that way since I was ten.”
Lucy Ricardo: You mean 'a rose by any other name flocks together'?
Ricky Ricardo: [Thinks a moment] Yeah.”
Shadow: You've been to a lot of other countries, have you?
Wednesday: No. No, never, just this one. Just that the others know what they are. I mean, no one wonders about the heart of Norway or goes searching for the soul of Mozambique. Mozambique knows what it is. They all know what they are.
Shadow: Americans know who they are.
Wednesday: They pretend they know. But it's still just pretending, like I'm pretending now. Just like you.”
Emily Hartley: [Emily, who's been sitting quietly on the couch, stands up, and faces Ellen] Well, you see, what -I-I think Bob…[Emily looks toward Bob,as if she's seeing if he's agreeing with what she's saying]…is trying to say, is that he's [Emily turns back towards Ellen and Howard] concerned, because you and Howard were—[Emily pauses, and re-starts, again]—well, you know, I-I-I th-think it's the distance, with... [Emily looks like she's totally confused, and stops talking, and turns to Bob] Bob, I haven't the slightest idea what you're trying to say.”
Mike Seaver: [curiously, to himself] I've been the mature one?
Julie Costello: [letter continues] 'Don't deny it. I—I just want to know how you can know so much. Mike, I've got so many questions and I've got so many doubts, and maybe I'm crazy or just scared out of my mind, I don't know, maybe it's just cold feet. But all I know right now is I can't go through with this. And I wanted to tell you all this this morning when you came by, but how could I? I mean you looked so determined with all those invitations under your arm. Well, by the time I got up my courage, I ran out to the hallway and you were already gone. And look, I—I know my confusion must be hard for you to understand.'
Mike Seaver: [solemnly] It's not that hard.
Julie Costello: [letter continues] 'Mike, I'm sorry. I wished I could be more like you and—but I'm not. So take care of yourself. Love, Julie.'”
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