this is my favourite outtake from anything ever

  • Mac: Sabot or ‘sabot’ was a kind of wooden clog worn by impoverished French workers and, as a protest against the Jacquard loom which they thought would take away their jobs, they’d throw their ‘sabots’ or wooden clogs into the delicate machinery to destroy its working, from which we get the modern word ‘sabotage’.
  • Guy: Yeah, alright, now you’ve harshed my buzz, have you got a point?
  • Mac: Well, if your plan to move in with Caroline is an attempt to sabotage our relationship, I will hit you in the fucking face with a big wooden clog.

Green Wing - Series 2 -  Episode 8

Caroline: “Suppose you’re ready, waiting for the ad from a specific person, do you go on waiting for that ad or do you go for another ad, you know, one that maybe has a typo in it or something?”

Mac: “I think you have to know exactly what you want.”

Caroline: “I see.”

Guy: “What do you mean by typo exactly?”

Caroline: “No, I’m not sure.”