Saturday, February 22, 2014
He answered, "OK, Little Dorrit!"
I asked, "Is that really from Little Dorrit?"
He answered, "Of course, do you think that I would resort to misquoting?"
I said, "How the Hell do you remember that; you said you don't like Dickens and only read Great Expectations because you HAD to for English literature!"
He said, "I never read it; I watched that damned Netflix movie you rented because Derek Jacobi was in it and they used the damned word!"
Les laughed and said, "I can just see it if you were on Jeopardy!; you'd scream out that you know it and then give your convoluted method of answering!"
I should have read the book!
See the word "lorn" from Merriam-Webster:
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