Who are you and what have you done with...

Jeff Prucher jprucher at YAHOO.COM
Tue Sep 25 20:54:51 UTC 2007

--- "Arnold M. Zwicky" <zwicky at CSLI.STANFORD.EDU> wrote:
> chris waigl found a small flurry of cites in 1997/98, several listing
> the film Ever After (1998) as the source of the quote.  it's
> definitely in that film.
> chris and i both suspect that this might be a secondary spread of an
> existing snowclone.

Google Books (apparently) has this from a 1995 "Sweet Valley Twins" book:
"Deadly Voyage" by Francine Pascal in the form "Who are you, and what have you
done with the real Jessica?"  The snippet part is lacking the full quote, but
searching for "who are you and what have you done" before 1997 will turn it up
and give a little context. This definitely supports your secondary-spread

Jeff Prucher

Editor, Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction

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