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The Diary of a Chambermaid (1946)

Paulette Goddard, Burgess Meredith, Hurd Hatfield, Francis Lederer, Judith Anderson, Florence Bates
ethyl alcohol-wormwood-green anise
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Capt. Mauger's wife(?) Rose(?) prepares absinthe by pouring it over a sugar cube resting on an absinthe spoon.

Capt. Mauger: "You'll never learn how to fix absinthe." (0:22)

Capt. Mauger tells chambermaid Celestine, "They're maniacs, all of them." (0:25)

Valet Joseph tells Rose, "Be quiet. You're hysterical." (1:10)