Douglas Adams

“They've discovered how to turn excess body fat into gold," he said, in a sudden blur of coherence.

"You're kidding."

"Oh yes," he said, "no," he corrected himself, "they have."

He rounded on the doubting part of his audience, which was all of it, and so it took a little while to round on it completely.

"Have you been to California?" he demanded. "Do you know the sort of stuff they do there?"

Three members of his audience said they had and that he was talking nonsense.

"You haven't seen anything," insisted Arthur. "Oh yes," he added, because someone was offering to buy another round.”

Douglas Adams, So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish
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So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #4) So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish by Douglas Adams
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