Davis, not Midler, although Midler had some one-liners that would make your hair as curly as hers. Love her!
No, I was thinking about All About Eve, and one of the most iconic one-liners in filmdom.
This would be filed under the heading of Lines At The Beginning Of A Party To Make You Put On Your Hat And Slip Quietly Away:
Fasten your seatbelts; it’s going to be a bumpy night.
My favorite one-liner of Ms. Midler’s will be supplied upon request, as if you couldn’t guess.This post is part of Linda G. Hills weekly blog hop, One-Liner Wednesday. If you have a one-liner or just like them, follow the link.
A WRITING PROMPT FROM ME TO YOU: Write a scene for which that one-liner is appropriate, but not in the original way.