New York based jazz pianist Willie Conway heads back to his small hometown of Knights Ridge, Massachusetts for a high school reunion. The trip is as much to go to the reunion and see his old friends - none of whom left Knights Ridge after graduation - as it is to get away from his current life, at which he is at a crossroads both personally and professionally. He is just eking out a living with his piano playing gigs, and as such he is thinking about taking a sales job. He's also not sure if he's ready to marry his long time girlfriend, lawyer Tracy Stover. Most of Willie's Knights Ridge blue collar friends' best days were in high school, they still having that "trophy" mentality of girlfriends and wives. Only Michael "Mo" Morris is happily married with a family. Paul Kirkwood, whose room is plastered with magazine pictures of models, wants his waitress ex-girlfriend Jan back only because he knows now that he can't have her. And Tommy "Birdman" Rowland, who was the big man in high ... Written by
good times never seemed so good
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Willie and Tracy's car becomes clean as they drive away at the end. See more
It's a trend in diamonds. Champagne. It's a nice stone.
Yeah, no, I heard about this. It's a new trend in the diamond trade, they're trying to create a new market.
Oh, right, right. yeah. They were callin' 'em "piss", but they weren't moving any units. What's with you, man?
Well, how much you pay for this brown rock?
What difference does it make?
Diamonds are supposed to be colorless! You go out and buy a colored diamond for a girl you're not even seeing, man, you must be eating retard ...
Written by Clyde Otis
& Nancy Lee
Performed by The Diamonds
Courtesy of Mercury Records
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