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Life of Riley: 25
Gert: "I hear you're restoking the boiler, Aneta."
Aneta: "I'm learning to dread your idioms, Gert. What do you mean?"
Gert: "The good-looking guy who's moved in with you! That's what I mean, you wrinkly minx."
Aneta: "Riley?? He's renting my upstairs apartment! It's nothing sordid."
Gert: "C'mon, we all know about it, and we're impressed! You must have hidden wiles, 'Neta, to snare a young lover at your age."
Aneta: "Aw, hush. I haven't got a wile to my name."
Aneta: "Unless seeding rumors counts as a wile."
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