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Writer: Mindy Kaling, Director: Steve Carell
Summary (NBC): Andy pulls out all the stops to give Erin a memorable Secretary’s Day. Michael reluctantly takes Erin out to lunch and lets slip about Andy’s relationship with Angela. Meanwhile, Oscar circulates a viral video he created that compares Kevin’s voice to Sesame Street’s Cookie Monster.
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The Office Secretary’s Day quotes
Dwight: Why is everyone clumped around accounting? Break it up, you clique!
Dwight: Is that the program where all those puppets live in the barrio?
Kevin: Angela, this is inappropriate.
Angela: This is my favorite day!
Andy: I sent an email blast, a text blast, a good old-fashioned talk blast.
Andy: People better step up and appreciate the crap out of Erin.
Andy: If it wasn’t for secretaries, I wouldn’t have a stepmom.
Pam: What was maternity leave like? Oh, how do I explain it. It rocked. It rocked my ass off!
Michael: She’s kind of a rube.
Erin: I got a picture of you asking me to lunch.
Darryl: That’s some stone-cold narcissism right there.
Kevin: They’re making fun of Cookie Monster. I get that. But in a strange way, it feels like they’re making fun of me.
Gabe: Some of them still think I’m the I.T. guy.
Gabe: Not to be scary, but yeah, I would listen to me.
Michael: Would you mind if I listen to my book on tape? I’m kind of a bookworm. This is a novelization of the movie Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire.
Erin: What decade would you have chosen to be a teenager?
Erin: I would have chosen the 1490s.
Erin: And then my last job was at a Taco Bell Express. But then it became a full Taco Bell and, I don’t know, I couldn’t keep up.
Erin: My favorite part about being a receptionist is that I get to have my own desk.
Erin: Did you have a favorite age? Or month?
Erin: I liked April when I was seven.
Michael: Erin is just weird.
Erin: How many pillows do you sleep on at night?
Michael: I don’t think he is the best dresser. Reminds me of Easter.
Waiter: Of course. I’ll get you a bowl of pickles.
Erin: In the foster home, my hair was my room.
Michael: I’ll have what she’s having.
Dwight: You gotta milk them. Or else they’ll moo like crazy.
Dwight: Fine, let your breasts explode. Three squeezes and I would drain you!
Meredith: This is like the Cadillac of pumps.
Ryan: That’s a little derivative.
Kelly: But parody is always derivative.
Ryan: It’s not organic.
Gabe: Why don’t we leave the parodies to the pros at MadTV?
Gabe: I think my energy is better spent on the Cookie Monster issue.
Dwight: I was just slow-clapping your no-nonsense decision-making.
Kevin: “C” is for suspension.
Michael: That’s like “Mr. and Mrs. Smith” crap.
Michael: I resent the implication that I would keep that secret. Everyone here knows that I can’t and won’t keep a secret.
Angela: You are throwing up for the wrong reasons!
Pam: It’s not about who you’ve been with. It’s about who you end up with.
Pam: Sometimes the heart doesn’t know what it wants until it finds what it wants.
Erin: I hope you find what you’re looking for.
Gabe: Guys, I would even take a contrite look as an apology.
Erin: What’s your real name? Lionel Frankenstein?
Andy: My chest is not naturally hairless and my parents pay my credit card bill.
Erin: I think I have to be on my own for a little bit, like that girl Precious from Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire.
Kevin (as Gabe): I just want you to know I laugh like a crazy person.
Kevin (as Gabe): I say ciao because I’m fancy from Tallahassee.
Michael: She’s like three feet tall, and she wears pioneer women clothing, and I don’t think she’s ever pooped!
Andy: At least somebody made her happy on Secretary’s Day.
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