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Writers just play out their fantasies in their books. They are often very unstable, tricky people, Bertie. Writers are usually very bad at real life and feel that they have to create imaginary lives to make up for it.


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MARK MCCALL
I'm a great admirer of cartoons, because I can't do cartoons.
BRUCE MCCALL
Straight is the line of duty; Curved is the line of beauty; Follow the straight line, thou shalt see...
WILLIAM MCCALL
We've eight players involved in the panel, and that would be a big lump out of our squad,
MARK MCCALL
Dust settles every night. We have a black car. We get up the next morning and it looks golden.
BOYCE MCCALL
I'm afraid you have to leave us -
DAVINA MCCALL
We rode bikes together sometimes.
DON MCCALL
As a coach, you remain optimistic. You go into every battle, every contest, thinking if we do what's...
ED MCCALL
You're playing against a stacked deck. I think that's all we're asking for was a fair shot for our c...
ED MCCALL
We are just geeks who want to pull the two cities together and pool our resources.
DEAN MCCALL
We do not want people to be here. We want them out of harm's way.
FRANK MCCALL
Our lads are now prepared to die for the club. This was yet another all-round effort.
IAN MCCALL
We will have to wait until he is fully checked out before we can determine the extent of the injury.
MARK MCCALL
We have a few free weekends after that, so it may be advisable to let him rest,
MARK MCCALL
Although they have lost two of their first three games, this is going to be their first home game of...
MARK MCCALL
Our integrated marketing and retail strategy aimed to put the Guardian in the hands of as many peopl...
CAROLYN MCCALL
Extraordinary measures were required and I realize that not all of these steps were popular.
TOM MCCALL
If it was our third year in a row in the cellar, then I might be upset. We'll keep doing this. A few...
MIKE MCCALL
I tried to tell them they should pick someone else. I know nothing about golf. I've never even hit a...
BETH MCCALL
Do not wait and hope to be discovered...make yourself so you cannot be denied!
JAMIE MCCALL
To pull this together in such a short time, and for the public to respond so wholeheartedly is amazi...
DAVINA MCCALL
He's such a lovely fellow, that Lester Piggott.
DAVINA MCCALL
It's easy to present - out with a very, very rowdy crowd talking to the camera,
DAVINA MCCALL
Our labor agreement was one that the membership overwhelmingly ratified, and it turned out to be a p...
DAVID MCCALL
Our labor agreement was one that the membership overwhelmingly ratified, and it turned out to be a p...
DAVID MCCALL
The warnings we get are similar to Louisiana's -- the only difference is we pay attention to them.
FRANK MCCALL
Some people see the liquid and think half full. Others only see the air and think half empty. Someti...
MCCALL HOYLE
Justin will be out for another two weeks at least, and Saturday is just too soon for Paul,
MARK MCCALL
When you're scared - and I mean really scared, not just hearing a noise in the night, or standing to...
ALEXANDER GORDON SMITH
You can parody almost anything.
BRUCE MCCALL
We must have seen 600 clients and agencies before we launched the paper. We talked them through it -...
CAROLYN MCCALL
This is the worst ran department in the state of Tennessee. Swear to God it is.
BOYCE MCCALL
I knew it was really, really popular when my granny told me she watched it, and was addicted. When y...
DAVINA MCCALL
I can't believe you are showing no remorse.
DAVINA MCCALL
The company continues to insist on concessions with no rhyme or reason. There?s been give-and-take o...
DAVID MCCALL
Straight is the line of duty; Curved is the line of beauty; Follow the straight line, thou shalt see...
WILLIAM MCCALL
We've got mobile homes rolled into mobile homes. We've got mobile homes blown into houses. It's all ...
DAVID MCCALL
Our labor agreement was one that the membership overwhelmingly ratified, and it turned out to be a p...
DAVID MCCALL
We've broadened people's responsibilities, and we are far more productive than we use to be.
DAVID MCCALL
You never say never. People in Florida never saw anything like [Hurricane] Andrew.
FRANK MCCALL
It wasn't about kicking them out. This was not a proposal made out of sour grapes.
ED MCCALL
She has absolutely just taken this to a whole new level. She deserves a lot of credit.
BETH MCCALL
We realized that we really had to make the Classic one of the major focuses of our fundraising. We r...
BETH MCCALL
Everybody turned up for training and were looking good.
MARK MCCALL
I'm just glad that all the boys came back fit and well from Ireland duty.
MARK MCCALL
When you're locked up in here for life, you learn to welcome the little freedoms.
ALEXANDER GORDON SMITH
I'm a great admirer of cartoons, because I can't do cartoons.
BRUCE MCCALL