André Leon Talley, at the biannual Manolo Blahnik sample sale at the Warwick Hotel.

…he urges a third to risk some white Mongolian lamb boots mounted on shiny white patent leather: “Oh baby, you’ve got the hot little body for cheerleader boots. Wear them in Gstaad or St. Moritz.”

She murmurs that she doesn’t have that life. He bellows, “Darling, those boots will get you that life!”

As told by Maureen Dowd, Op-ed Columnist for the NYTimes.