When you are in deep conflict about something, sometimes the most trivial thing can tip the scales.
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I can hold a note as long as the Chase National Bank.
Always give them the old fire, even when you feel like a squashed cake of ice.
I wasn't straining at the bit to become a movie star any more than I had plotted to get out of vaudeville and into Broadway musicals.
Of my four marriages, the one to Bob Levitt is the only one I don't regret.
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