Here I was, planning a lonely New Year's in the keys
when imagine my surprise,
a last-minute invitation to the ball.
Well, we're just so happy you could come celebrate with us.
Aww. I'm happy, too, though I would be happier
if my room had an ashtray.
I thought you were going to be staying at your cottage.
I would had I ever thought to have it winterized.
Ah, well, young lady.
Could you please see to it that Mr. Treadwell has an astray?
And find him a place to smoke outside.
How'd you like to help me rescue your father?
I don't think he did it.
A fan, I assume?
So how have you been, Victoria?
I imagine that David Clarke's death this year
came as quite a shock.
Though on the plus side,
for me, his demise
has rekindled the public's appetite for his story.
Don't tell me you're writing another book.
Already hard at work digging up new material.
Well, we're just so happy you could come celebrate with us.很高兴你能前来与我们同庆佳节
celebrate with sb和某人庆祝
People always celebrate with big dinners and happy reunions.
Why don't you make an exception and celebrate with us?
Already hard at work digging up new material.已经开始着手挖掘新素材了
hard at work在努力工作
He was soon hard at work making improvements in the machine and inventing new parts.
Researchers are hard at work trying to gauge how much will melt and when.
You would have to dig up the plant yourself...
His description fits perfectly the evidence dug up by Clyde.