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4) Guy One has recently become a widower, and is preparing to massacre those responsible. Guy Two will attempt to stop him with the following words: 'Listen to me! LISTEN TO ME!! She's dead! Nothing you do is gonna bring her back!' Guy One will ignore him.

A: 'What are you doing?'
B: 'Something I should've done a long time ago.'
Romantic comedy: This is B's cue to punch The Girl's fiancé and run off with her. She didn't really love the fiancé anyway.
Action movie: B, usually a reasonable man, turns into a raving killing machine.

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Posted by cronopio at 12:24 AM, July 17, 2002 | Comments (0)