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Audrey, Can You Dance?

Audrey Hepburn dances in this clip from 1957 movie, Funny Face.

Memorable Quotes from model Jo Stockton as played by Audrey Hepburn:
“Stop! I don’t want my hair cut! I don’t want my eyebrows up or down. I want them right where they are! And I see no functional advantage in a marvelous mouth. I’m leaving now, and if anyone so much as makes a move to stop me, there’ll be plenty of hair cut and it won’t be mine!” –Jo.
“I have no illusions about my looks. I think my face is funny.” –Jo.


and yet another


The essence of romantic love

The essence of romantic love

is that wonderful beginning,

after which sadness and impossibility

may become the rule.

Ahhh, sad but so often true.

Anita Brookner CBE

British novelist.

Her fourth book, Hotel du Lac, published in 1984, won the Booker Prize.