Roger Wade (Sterling Hayden): "Tell you what we're gonna do, Marlboro. You're gonna take that goddamn J.C. Penney tie off and we're gonna have an old fashioned man to man drinking party."
Philip Marlowe (Eliot Gould): "Well, that's okay, but I'm not taking off the tie."
Marlowe's oft-repeated retort: "It's okay with me."
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