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ah this was delightful! "He gets up, hands the half-smoked cigar to Jack, and walks away." This has such a Clint Eastwood feel- I read somewhere that he hated smoking and was always looking for reasons to pawn off cigars in scenes while filming the Dollars trilogy.
god I love clint eastwoodsomeday I'm going to do a the good the bad and the ugly adaptation, although I don't know what ship it would be. Life goals!