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Brief Moment

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Cast
Carole Lombard, Gene Raymond, Donald Cook, Monroe Owsley, Harold Sigrift, Arthur Hohl
Released
1933
Ernest Hemingway
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Frank asks Rod, “What’s the matter with you? Are you crazy?”
Rod, referring to Abby, says he’s ”Absolutely insane about her.” (0:04)

Rod tells Abby, “That guy Hemingway said it.” (0:22)

Rod staggers in drunk. (0:26)

Abby tells Rod’s father Charles,“So far my marriage has been one long drunk.”
“I wouldn’t be playing nursemaid to a drunkard, ” (0:31)

Rodney, hung over, tells Alfred, “Oh, I must’ve been pretty tight last night.” (0:33)

Rod asks accounting clerk Joe, “What do you do when you’re on the verge of insanity?”
Joe: “Go take a smoke.” (0:42)

Rod tells Abby, “Oh yes, and drunkard, If I’m not insane by that time I might become a banker’s office boy.” (0:52)