Quotation by Robert Riskin

There's a long story, my friend. I never did like the idea of sitting on newspapers. I did it once and all the headlines came off on my white pants. On the level, it actually happened. Nobody bought a paper that day. They just followed me around over town and read the news off the seat of my pants.
Robert Riskin (1897–1955), U.S. screenwriter. Peter (Clark Gable), It Happened One Night, to a bus driver (1934).
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