How wonderful to meet such a natural little girl. She knows what she wants and she asks for it. Not like these over-civilized little pets that have to go through analysis before they can choose an ice cream soda.
John Lee Mahin (1902–1984), U.S. screenwriter, and novel by William March. Mervyn Le Roy. Monica Breedlove (Evelyn Varden), The Bad Seed, after Rhoda has asked for two gems to go in her pendant (1956).