In the scene from the movie, Laurie (Timothée Chalamet) professes his love for Jo March (Saoirse Ronan) and asks for her hand in marriage. However, she rejects him, saying, “I can’t, I can't! I have tried it, I can’t.” The ‘I can’t’ dialogue has attracted funny reactions by tweeple, adding it to situations like, “When someone tells me to study”.Los Angeles-based writer Alison Herman shared the meme on social media. She added the dialogue from Little Women to the situation, “trying to write a sentence without an em dash.”
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me when someone suggests i simply take coffee cups out of my car when i’m done drinking them instead of letting my car become a giant trash can pic.twitter.com/eQJ8iHKPoe— Dana Donnelly (@danadonly) February 17, 2020
The Greta Gerwig’s movie was liked by fans and critics alike and earned a whopping box-office collection of 178 million dollars.