“Yes, I bought this suit from Harriet. You don’t think I would dare come here in something I bought anywhere else, do you?”
— Nina Totenberg delivering the eulogy Tuesday at the Washington funeral of Harriet Kassman, owner of the eponymous ladies clothing boutique that dressed so many of D.C.’s powerbrokers — including Totenberg, the NPR correspondent — for more than 30 years. Kassman died Friday at age 90.
Read earlier: End of an era for Harriet Kassman boutique, 7/6/09