If Obie had flown first-class, that would have been one thing, she said.
Obie's gut was so massive that he had sores on it, from dragging his belly across the ground as he walked.
Her first work, In the Continuum, won an Obie Award in 2006 for its portrayal of two women with HIV.
He edited several anthologies, including The Obie Winners in 1980 and The Best of Off Broadway in 1984.
Obie's was once a tale of redemption and rescue, of overindulgent tragedy to biggest-loser triumph.
Obie seems to be doing just fine at the moment, star-spangled or not.
She installed a new dog door—one wide enough for Obie to fit through.
"I hope you didn't complain, Obie," said his mother, her happy face clouding.
His mother and his baby sister called him Obie, and sweet was his name on their lips.
Obie, king of Eboe, a young man with a refined and intelligent countenance, received the white men with cordiality.
An award given to a meritorious off-Broadway production
[1956+; fr off Broadway]
A narcotic combining four amphetamines: The brother makes tea, and they talk about Obies
[1960s+ Narcotics; fr Obetrol2, probably a portmanteau form of obesity control]