the snappy, astute dialogue!!!! these actors playing these characters!!!!! Jimmy Stewart as the inebriated, smitten writer (giant mood)!!!!!!! the whole drunken sequence of scenes!!!!! this was so extremely my shit. Delightful stuff.
“You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts... you're made out of flesh and blood. That's the blank, unholy surprise of it.”