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Did you ever notice there’s something wrong with everyone on Pop’s side of the family? (Act 1, Scene 1)

Mom says she talks that way because she was so afraid of Grandma. She never allowed her kids to cry. (Act 1, Scene 1)

There’s a lot of Germans in this country fighting for America, but there are no Americans over there fighting for Germany. (Act 1, Scene 1)

Dot’s how I vas raised. To be strong. Ven dey beat us vit sticks in Germany ven ve vere children, I didn’t cry…You don’t survive in dis vorld vitout being like steel. (Act 1, Scene 1)

No! My money. I pay for everything here. You don’t have anything unless I give you. (Act 1, Scene 2)

You think the Germans would let some Jew in Poland send nine thousand dollars to some Jew in Alabama? (Act 1, Scene 3)

Nothin’ sweeter than danger, boys, am I right? (Act 1, Scene 4)

I’d stare her right back until her eyelids started to... (Act 1, Scene 4)

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