RARA-AVIS: Memorable lines

pabergin (pabergin@gte.net)
Thu, 18 Mar 1999 22:06:52 -0500 Best sign-off?
"It was easy." Mickey Spillane (Mike Hammer)

Best explanation?
"He had to kill the Mexican after he blinded him. Blind, the man wouldn't
have been able to find any work." Charles Willeford (writing of Hoke Moseley
in "The Way We Die Now")

Best opener?
"It was the kind of place where if you didn't spit on the floor at home you
could go down there and do it." Jim Thompson ("The Tomcat That Was Treetop

I know that the call was for sign-offs only. I got carried away.

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