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My Fair Lady


This isn’t My Fair Lady."
Jojo Moyes  --  Me Before You
  Immensely popular Broadway production (1956) based upon George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion and film adaptation (1964) of  that play.
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Strongly Associated with:   George Bernard Shaw, Pygmalion
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The Broadway production set a record as the then longest running hit. The film adaptation stars Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison. It won eight Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Actor, and Best Director.
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  • This isn’t My Fair Lady."
    Jojo Moyes  --  Me Before You
  • During class, while we were working on the quadratic formula (what happened to FOIL? I was just starting to get the hang of it, and all of a sudden there’s some NEW thing; no wonder I’m flunking), he asked if anybody had gone out for a part in the fall musical, My Fair Lady.
    Meg Cabot  --  The Princess Diaries
  • My fair lady, clad all in silver green!
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Fellowship of the Ring
  • DE GUICHE: My fair lady is on his side?
    Edmond Rostand  --  Cyrano de Bergerac

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  • [14] I ended by being servant to the Jew, Don Issachar, who placed me near your presence, my fair lady.
    Voltaire  --  Candide
  • My fair lady and my love, I cry you mercy, I will no more do so.
    Thomas Malory  --  Le Morte D’Arthur
  • My fair lady and my love, I cry you mercy, I will no more do so.
    Thomas Malory  --  Le Morte D’Arthur, Volume II
  • The following morning Elizabeth was awakened by the exhilarating sounds of the martens, who were quarrelling and chattering around the little boxes suspended above her windows, and the cries of Richard, who was calling in tones animating as signs of the season itself: "Awake! awake! my fair lady! the gulls are hovering over the lake already, and the heavens are alive with pigeons.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Pioneers
  • O my fair lady, said Sir Launcelot, I am ready to go with you where ye will have me.
    Thomas Malory  --  Le Morte D’Arthur, Volume II
  • O my fair lady, said Sir Launcelot, I am ready to go with you where ye will have me.
    Thomas Malory  --  Le Morte D’Arthur
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Associated words [difficulty]:   My Fair Lady [8] , George Bernard Shaw [7] , Pygmalion [8]
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