Originally Posted by Baby Lee
A statement that perfectly passes both sets of ears in completely different ways.
Don says it in an effort to convey the esteem he has for Peggy, ignorant to the matter of relative attractiveness.
Peggy hears it as a judgement of relative attractiveness, ignorant to the matter of the esteem Don has for her.
I think it also worries Peggy, as she sees her as another girl who is "working" her way up through the company/Don.
That rabbit is crazy; I'm Brian Waters!
Kotter: "You are lucky I'm truly not the vindictive or psycho type...I'd be careful from now on, and I'd just back the hell off if I were you....otherwise, the Mizzou "extension office" life might get exciting"
Kotter: "You're just gay. G-A-Y. Gay."