Elizabeth Scripturient (the delinquent, ecumenical (hermionesviolin) wrote,
Elizabeth Scripturient (the delinquent, ecumenical

cultural references for the win

FormerUnitHead [looking for someone]: "He's not sitting my in my office -- unless he's turned invisible."
me: "That would be a handy power to have."
FormerUnitHead: "For that you'd need an invisibility cloak."
me: [look of recognition]
FormerUnitHead: "There are a lot of images from Harry Potter that work so well in the real world. [anecdote about his law firm wife getting this awful memo from someone and one of her partners saying "Oh, you got a Howler from So-and-So."]"

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