If you refer to someone as having hung the moon , you think they are extremely wonderful, or amazing, or good. Category: Nature. Contributed By: Alea Roach.
George Bailey: What is it you want , Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I ‘ll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.
You want the moon ? Just say the word and I ‘ll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.” –George Bailey, “It’s a Wonderful Life”
Just say the word and I’ll throw a lasso around it and pull it down. Hey. That’s a pretty good idea. I’ll give you the moon , Mary . ”
Once proving all the fruitful ways he has kept the town free of overwhelming Potter tyranny, George realizes his importance and significance. He returns to the real world where the residents of Bedford Falls shower him in their financial generosity, giving back to the man who has given them so much.
They select Clarence (Henry Travers), a somewhat down-on-his-luck angel who hasn’t earned his wings yet, but who they decide is right for the job. The senior angels promise that Clarence will get his wings if he succeeds.
Quotes. Man on Porch : Why don’t you kiss her instead of talking her to death ? Man on Porch : Ah, youth is wasted on the wrong people.
It’s a Wonderful Life isn’t available on Netflix or via a traditional Hulu subscription, but the film should be available to watch on demand on Hulu + Live TV after it airs on USA.
In one of the opening scenes, a young Mary Hatch whispers into the bad ear of 12-year-old George , “ George Bailey I’ll love you till the day I die.” She keeps that promise throughout the film. It was Mary to the rescue with their honeymoon cash to keep Bailey Building and Loan solvent during a bank run.