It is a dinosaur custom that when they turn 72, they are to be hurled off a cliff into a tar pit. Ethyl's time is coming near, and Earl (as the ceremonial son-in-law) is looking forward to tossing her... until Robbie realizes Ethyl still has a lot to live for. Written by
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[about hurling Ethyl
Without this, my life means nothing.
Well then I guess my life must mean nothing, because when your time comes, I'm not throwing you.
Why the hell not?
Because you're my father, just because you get old doesn't mean you stop being my father.