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Frankly My Dear: The World's Greatest Comebacks, Snubs, Insults, One-Liners, and Last Words
If you've ever been in search of the perfect comeback, the best retort, the parting shot, or even a classic one-liner, here's one book that won't leave you speechless. Untangle that tied tongue and take some inspiration from the masters of verbal one-upsmanship celebrated in the pages of "Frankly, My Dear..."
Paperback, 168 pages
Published September 12th 1996 by Fireside Books
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This is the kind of book you'd pick up to fill five minutes of time while you're waiting for something or someone. Some of these somewhat pithy retorts you've already heard, and some might leave you scratching your head, wondering exactly what the speaker meant. This is not a book you'll mind perusing but you won't have any trouble putting it back down, either.
Katherine Barrett Greene is a principal at Barrett and Greene, Inc., and a correspondent and columnist for Governing magazine. A graduate of Northwestern University, Katherine has received numerous awards, including the New York State Society of CPA’s Award for Excellence in Financial Journalism. She has also worked as a contributing editor at Financial World and The Ladies Home Journal, as well a ...moreMore about Katherine Barrett Greene...