I've got a knife, he said sharply. I need a pencil sharpener," he said bluntly. I've been to a film festival in Southern France," he said cannily It's twelve noon," he chimed in. I dropped the toothpaste, he said, crestfallen. I'm the butcher's assistant, he said cuttingly. I just came in through the door, he said, entranced. I have a split personality," Tom said, being frank. Would anyone like some Parmesan?" he asked gratingly. I forgot my birth control pill she said. There was a pregnant pause. There's a blood sucking insect in every outhouse, he said aloofly.