If you're looking for the definitive example of dry British wit, look no further than The Importance of Being Earnest. Of course, it helps to have Oscar Wilde's beloved play as source material, but this exquisite adaptation has a charmed life of its…more »
Are your parents living?
Jack (né Ernest) Worthing:
I have lost both my parents.
To lose one parent, Mr. Worthing, may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like carelessness.