Quotes About Spade

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Jeaniene Frost
“All right, you got that out of your system. Can I get back in the boat without you striking me again? Or should I stay out here enjoying the marine life?"
"Why don't you swim around until you find a shark? Then you can discuss how much the two of you have in common”
Jeaniene Frost, First Drop of Crimson

Jeaniene Frost
“As if Spade's chivalry would allow him to do anything to a woman. The harshest punishment she could imagine him dishing out to Cat would be refusing to open a door for her.”
Jeaniene Frost, First Drop of Crimson

Jeaniene Frost
“Charles, mate, you fret too much. I'm a grown man, I am, and I can blood my handle."
"Handle your blood?" Bones offered dryly.
Ian grinned. "Exactly.”
Jeaniene Frost

Jeaniene Frost
“A hysterical human? Who hadn't seen that before?”
Jeaniene Frost, First Drop of Crimson
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Jeaniene Frost
“I don't lack for bed partners, so I don't need to scrounge for unwilling scraps.-Spade”
Jeaniene Frost, First Drop of Crimson

Dashiell Hammett
“That's wonderful. I do like a man that tells you right out he’s looking out for himself. Don’t we all? I don’t trust a man that says he’s not. And the man that’s telling the truth when he says he’s not I distrust most of all, because he’s and ass and an ass that’s going contrary to the laws of nature.”
Dashiell Hammett, The Maltese Falcon

Jeaniene Frost
“Three hard, loud bangs, followed by a bellow of “Open this door!” had her jumping in the next second, startled.

“What the hell?” Spade muttered, letting her go to fling the door open with a scowl.

Ian stood on the other side.

“What is wrong with you, banging on like that?” Spade demanded.

Ian cast a wicked look at Spade, who wore only his shirt, and then one at Denise as she hastily closed her robe.

“Paybacks,” Ian said succinctly. Then he walked away, whistling.”
Jeaniene Frost, First Drop of Crimson

Jeaniene Frost
“Spade didn't respond with any useless, comforting cliches, for which she was grateful. She's head enough of those well-meaning phrases after Randy died. Why couldn't people acknowledge that occasionally, life just sucked? Didn't they realize that sometime silence was more comforting than the more sincere expression of sympathy or attempt at showing the deeper meaning behind it all?”
Jeaniene Frost, First Drop of Crimson

Israelmore Ayivor
“The shovel is bigger than the spoon, but it can never ever do the work the spoon does. They both look similar; they both have different sizes but one more thing not to forget is that "they are important in their own roles"! Each is unique! You are unique too. Take the lead!”
Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Herman Melville
“but the reason why the grave-digger made music must have been because there was none in his spade”
Herman Melville, Moby Dick

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