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Quotation by Robert Riskin
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Gordon: Sure, sure, I got all your copy. Why didn't you tell me you were going to write it in Greek? I'd start a new department.
Peter: That was free verse, you gashouse palooka!
Robert Riskin (1897–1955), U.S. screenwriter. Gordon (Charles C. Wilson), Peter (Clark Gable), It Happened One Night, a phone conversation between an editor and a reporter (1934).
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