“My office suite was in the same building on the second floor, and from there I played private eye in between assignments from the OIA.”
“He may not've been the traditional private eye who tossed back Scotch on the job but this boy loved his beer.”
“Lauren Bacall’s telling the private eye played by Humphrey Bogart that he forgot one thing: “Me,” she says.”
“It was, however, considerably more popular and was used by every security, private eye or industrial espionage outfit that could afford the eight-thousand-dollar price tag.”
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E.g., "private eye" substitutes for Private Detective, and "suits" for CEO's, vs. "hands" for the laborers.
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