Quotation by Morrie Ryskind

Pardon me while I have a strange interlude.
Morrie Ryskind, U.S. screenwriter, and Victor Heerman. Captain Jeffery T. Spaulding (Groucho Marx), Animal Crackers, to Mrs. Rittenhouse (Margaret Dumont) and Mrs. Whitehead (Margaret Irving) (1929).

This wry wisecrack is a reference to the stream-of-conscious stage work of playwright Eugene O'Neill and his play Strange Interlude. Ryskind adapted this from original Broadway play by George Kaufman, Ryskind, Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby.
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