Posted by ESC on February 16, 2005
In Reply to: 007 posted by ESC on February 16, 2005
: : : Hi,
: : : In what context people use this quote?
: : It's the way James Bond liked his Martini prepared. So it could be used when people are particular about the way a task is done. Of course, that relies upon the user knowing the origin of the phrase.
: Now where did I read/hear this. That it really does make a difference whether it is shaken or stirred.
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