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  • "I can’t give you Mumps, ’em he’d break his heart to go away from me—eh, Mumps, what do you say, you riff-raff?"

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  • The term, riff, was popularized by a Charlie Parker song.
  • And when the piano riff at the start of the New Pornographers’ "Challengers" kicks in, I know I’ve put myself in good hands.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went

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