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Quotation by Dorothy Parker
I have heard it said that it took Messrs. Shipman and Hymer [the playwrights] just three- and-a-half days to write their drama. I should like to know what they were doing during the three days.
Dorothy Parker (1893–1967), U.S. author and humorist. As quoted in The Late Mrs. Dorothy Parker, ch. 10, by Leslie Frewin (1986).
On a review, written for Vanity Fair magazine, of a bad play.
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