Haven't I seen you somewhere before?

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Haven't I seen you somewhere before?

 and Haven't we met before?
a polite or coy way of trying to introduce yourself to someone. Bob: Hi. Haven't I seen you somewhere before? Mary: I hardly think so. Bill (moving toward Jane): Haven't we met before? Jane (moving away from Bill): No way!
See also: seen, somewhere
References in classic literature ?
"Haven't we met before?" asked Miss Allan, looking at her.
You go into a bar and walk up to a woman and say, 'Haven't we met before?' or some s...t and she looks at you like [she's disgusted]," he explained.
IT could be a case of 'haven't we met before?' as the final round of the Portugal Masters starts this morning.
FLASHBACK: Bill kisses Lewinsky; HAVEN'T WE MET BEFORE? Bill gets to grips with the mystery brunette in London
HAVEN'T WE MET BEFORE? Botham introduces his team to The Queen in 1980 and (above) May 26th's Mirror