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Quotation by Phil Patton
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Esquire (New York, Feb. 1990)
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An accent mark, perhaps, instead of a whole western accent—a point of punctuation rather than a uniform twang. That is how it should be worn: as a quiet point of character reference, an apt phrase of sartorial allusion—macho, sotto voce.
Phil Patton (b. 1953), U.S. author, journalist. Esquire (New York, Feb. 1990).
Referring to bolo ties.
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