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Alan Jay Lerner

Alan Jay Lerner (August 31, 1918 – June 14, 1986) was an American lyricist and librettist. In collaboration with Frederick Loewe, he created some of the world's most popular and enduring works of musical theatre for both the stage and on film. He won three Tony Awards and three Academy Awards, among other honors.

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    You see what happens today. Women act like men and want to be treated like women.
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    I’ve grown accustomed to her face.
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    Cole Thornton: Just a minute, son.
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    England still will be here without you.
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