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One for the Road

ASIN: 0413189503

Blue and particularly The Last Time I Saw Richard figure prominently in this comedy. The main character, who is going through a bit of a mid-life crisis, quotes the verse that begins "Richard got married to a figure skater" and talks about how he is Richard -- that's his life. Dennis: That's me. Pauline: Who? Dennis: Us. You're the figure skater and I'm Richard. Pauline: But you're Dennis. Dennis: And Richard. Richard, That's ME. Pauline: Dennis, I don't know what you're on about. But if you're going to change your name it's not going to be Richard. I'm not having people rushing around this bungalow shouting out "Dick."

(Contributed by Cynthia Weston)

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