By Jon Winokur
A compilation of grouchy and hilarious quips and quotations that can make an engaging bedside better half for a person who has suffered the discomfiture of being in or out of affection. Such outspoken iconoclasts as Sigmund Freud and Woody Allen are quoted on themes akin to courting and marriage.
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