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-->-- '''MovieBob'''

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-->-- '''MovieBob'''
'''[[Creator/BobChipman Moviebob]]'''


->Sometimes, though, there is a ghostly rumble among the drums, an asthmatic whisper in the trombones that swings me back into the early twenties when we drank wood alcohol and every day in every way grew better and better, and there was a first abortive shortening of the skirts, and girls all looked alike in sweater dresses, and people you didn't want to know said "Yes, we have no bananas", and it seemed only a question of a few years before the older people would step aside and let the world be run by those who saw things as they were and it all seems rosy and romantic to us who were young then, because we will never feel quite so intensely about our surroundings any more.

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->Sometimes, ->Now once more the belt is tight and we summon the proper expression of horror as we look back at our wasted youth. Sometimes, though, there is a ghostly rumble among the drums, an asthmatic whisper in the trombones that swings me back into the early twenties when we drank wood alcohol and every day in every way grew better and better, and there was a first abortive shortening of the skirts, and girls all looked alike in sweater dresses, and people you didn't want to know said "Yes, we have no bananas", and it seemed only a question of a few years before the older people would step aside and let the world be run by those who saw things as they were and it all seems rosy and romantic to us who were young then, because we will never feel quite so intensely about our surroundings any more.


->''"Sometimes, though, there is a ghostly rumble among the drums, an asthmatic whisper in the trombones that swings me back into the early twenties when we drank wood alcohol and every day in every way grew better and better, and there was a first abortive shortening of the skirts, and girls all looked alike in sweater dresses, and people you didn't want to know said 'Yes, we have no bananas', and it seemed only a question of a few years before the older people would step aside and let the world be run by those who saw things as they were and it all seems rosy and romantic to us who were young then, because we will never feel quite so intensely about our surroundings any more."''

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->''"Sometimes, ->Sometimes, though, there is a ghostly rumble among the drums, an asthmatic whisper in the trombones that swings me back into the early twenties when we drank wood alcohol and every day in every way grew better and better, and there was a first abortive shortening of the skirts, and girls all looked alike in sweater dresses, and people you didn't want to know said 'Yes, "Yes, we have no bananas', bananas", and it seemed only a question of a few years before the older people would step aside and let the world be run by those who saw things as they were and it all seems rosy and romantic to us who were young then, because we will never feel quite so intensely about our surroundings any more."''



->''"Dudes in hats, machine guns, bullets, booze, and the kind of hot chicks you could still unironically refer to as 'broads'..."''

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->''"Dudes ->Dudes in hats, machine guns, bullets, booze, and the kind of hot chicks you could still unironically refer to as 'broads'..."''"broads"...


-->--'''Creator/FScottFitzgerald''', "Echoes of the Jazz Age"

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-->--'''Creator/FScottFitzgerald''', -->-- '''Creator/FScottFitzgerald''', "Echoes of the Jazz Age"



-->--'''MovieBob'''

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-->--'''MovieBob'''
-->-- '''MovieBob'''


-->-- '''MovieBob'''

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-->-- '''MovieBob'''
-->--'''MovieBob'''

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->''"Dudes in hats, machine guns, bullets, booze, and the kind of hot chicks you could still unironically refer to as 'broads'..."''
-->-- '''MovieBob'''


->''Sometimes, though, there is a ghostly rumble among the drums, an asthmatic whisper in the trombones that swings me back into the early twenties when we drank wood alcohol and every day in every way grew better and better, and there was a first abortive shortening of the skirts, and girls all looked alike in sweater dresses, and people you didn't want to know said 'Yes, we have no bananas', and it seemed only a question of a few years before the older people would step aside and let the world be run by those who saw things as they were and it all seems rosy and romantic to us who were young then, because we will never feel quite so intensely about our surroundings any more.''

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->''Sometimes, ->''"Sometimes, though, there is a ghostly rumble among the drums, an asthmatic whisper in the trombones that swings me back into the early twenties when we drank wood alcohol and every day in every way grew better and better, and there was a first abortive shortening of the skirts, and girls all looked alike in sweater dresses, and people you didn't want to know said 'Yes, we have no bananas', and it seemed only a question of a few years before the older people would step aside and let the world be run by those who saw things as they were and it all seems rosy and romantic to us who were young then, because we will never feel quite so intensely about our surroundings any more.''"''


-->--'''FScottFitzgerald''', "Echoes of the Jazz Age"

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-->--'''FScottFitzgerald''', -->--'''Creator/FScottFitzgerald''', "Echoes of the Jazz Age"

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