"It's a long time since I have had a woman friend, Christine," he said soberly.
"Very likely there's a large amount of truth in that," said Linda soberly.
"But that is exactly what I must tell you, Katy," said Linda soberly.
"You'd better save yourself a disappointment," said Linda soberly.
"Why, I dunno's there's anything in the way of it," she said, soberly.
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