They All Have Names
James Bond:I’m posing as Koskov’s friend to see what leads I can get from her. You know he bought her a cello in New York called “The Lady Rose”.Saunders:A cello with a name?James Bond:It’s a Stradivarius. They all have names.
— “The Living Daylights” (1987)
I remembered this quote reading a Mastodon toot by SlyFlourish: