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What do you do in the Grand Hotel? Eat, sleep, loaf around, flirt a little, dance a little. A hundred doors leading to one hall. N ...
Grand Hotel. Always the same. People come. People go. Nothing ever happens.
Waldo Lydecker: Laura considered me the wisest, the wittiest, the most interesting man she'd ever met. I was in complete accord wi ...
Arrive at New Orleans, a city of ships, steamers, flatboats, rafts, mud, fog, filth, stench, and a mixture of races and tongues. C ...
Ben Guarino: Whad'a we goin' to do about these machine guns?
Chief Detective: What can we do about them? There's no law again
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Police officer: Say chief. This fellow Comante.... Public's interested in him. He's a colorful character.
Chief Detective: Co
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I've always credited the private detective with a high degree of omniscience. Or is that only true in rental fiction?
I have been spending my first night in an American "summer hotel," and I despair of the Republic! Such dreariness, such whining ca ...
I was born to be an editor, I always edit everything. I edit my room at least once a week. Hotels are made for me. I can change a ...
I'm so happy to be here. Instead of in a hotel full of tourists. Like me.
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