Monk: It’s the High Priest of Bebop talking! Nellie: (Laughing) Oh, God. Monk: The one and only Thelonious Monk. The greatest pianist in the world! Nellie: Who’d you say you were? Monk: The High Priest of Bebop. Nellie: And? Monk: The one and only great musician. Nellie: And? Monk: The greatest musician who ever lived. Nellie: And? Monk: Huh? How much other shit you want me to be? Nellie: I don’t know, darling, anything you want to be.