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Quotation by Robert Benchley
The English language may hold a more disagreeable combination of words than "The doctor will see you now." I am willing to concede something to the phrase "Have you anything to say before the current is turned on?"
Robert Benchley (1889–1945), U.S. writer, humorist. Love Conquers All, "The Tooth and the Whole Tooth," Henry Holt (1922).
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