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Parting Words: Aged And Mellow

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Parting Words: Aged And Mellow

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Parting Words: Aged And Mellow

Parting Words: Aged And Mellow

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Jacki Lyden quotes from "Aged and Mellow Blues," a song performed by R&B legend "Little Esther" Phillips: "I've got a strange philosophy/Nothing here appeals to me/I like my men like I like my whiskey/Mmm, aged and mellow!"