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Editor’s note: found this little gem quite amusing.

When the film adaptation of  For Whom the Bell Tolls was ready for release, the producers sent a telegram to the author, who was on Bimini:

“FILM IS FINISHED, YOU WILL LOVE IT. ALL WE NEED IS A SHORT, SNAPPY, SEXY TITLE.”

Hemingway wired back:

“HOW ABOUT FUCK?”