...And I'm wandering around the house muttering "So it goes..." I know. Very unoriginal. Still I can't decide whether "So it goes" beats "Every night, priest five against one!" for funniest lines I've read.
I'm certainly enjoying Slaughterhouse-Five more than I enjoyed A Farewell To Arms. Still "Five against one!" is hilarious.
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