belannaparis:

47 Days of Alias | Day 9: The moment you fell in love with the show

1x01 - Truth Be Told

Man: Who are you working for? I’ll not ask you again.
Sydney: Okay. Get a pen.
Sydney: Write this down. E-M-E-T-I-B. You got that?
Man: Yes.
Sydney: Okay. Now reverse it.

curlicuecal:

Games with English: insert the word “only” anywhere into the above sentence and consider how the placement changes meaning.

“When a man says no in this culture, it’s the end of the discussion. When a woman says no, it’s the beginning of a negotiation.”

— Gavin De Becker (via scarsandskin) —