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Quotation by Ernest Lehman
Maria: When we enter the Abbey, our worldly clothes are given to the poor.
Colonel Von Trapp: What about this one?
Maria: The poor didn't want this one.
Ernest Lehman (b. 1920), U.S. screenwriter. Maria (Julie Andrews), Captain Von Trapp (Christopher Plummer), The Sound of Music, when she first arrives to be the nanny (1965).
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