"I think the climax of the book will be the execution of poor old Edgar Derby," I said. "The irony is so great. A whole city gets burned down, and thousands of people are killed. And then this one American foot soldier is arrested in the ruins for taking a teapot. And he's given a regular trial, and then he's shot by a firing squad."
When I won the Derby on Never Say Die I went home and cut the lawn. I haven't cut the lawn since.Lester Keith Piggott
I've got to try and educate not only the players but the Derby fans and the board of directors that...phil brown
So down thy hill, romantic Ashbourn, glidesThe Derby dilly, carrying three INSIDES.George Canning
The demolition Derby is, pure and simple, a form of gladiatorial combat for our times.tom wolfe
On the way to the wardrobe I thought I would [[|w:Dress|dress]] in baggy pants, big shoes , and a cane and a Derby hat. I wanted everything to be a contradiction; the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large. I was undecided whether to look young or old , but remembering Sennet had expected me to be a much older man, I added a small moustache , which I reasoned, would add age without hiding my expression .