"I don't think you're getting enough stress."
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"Why don't we make it simple this year, and just give everyone the finger?"
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The Return of Guarded Optimism
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A sensitive, well-balanced thought attempts to enter the daydreaming room, but is rebuffed by emotionless thermal windows.
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A deadline comes to chew up a worker.
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"All work and no play makes you a valued employee."
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"Well, yes, it's a routine procedure - if you routinely have someone slice open your body with sharp instruments and then fiddle with your insides."
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"You know, doctor, right now I'd really prefer if your sense of humor were a tad less self-deprecating."
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"I usually wake up screaming at six-thirty, and I'm in my office by nine."
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"You're why I have the moat, Mother."
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A giant ape struggles to climb twin towers.
"Well, for starters, Matt has been showing definite improvement in risk-taking."
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"Protect your family, protect your yard, and stop obsessing about port security."
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"Every year around this time, I ask myself, 'Did I make a dent?'"
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"Wait a minute - I know there's something we've forgotten to worry about."
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Tags:road sign, road signs, highway sign, high way signs, road works, danger, dangerous, warning, warnings, building work, construction work, construction workers, fear, scare, scared, trepidation, warning sign, warning signs, nerves, nervous, anxious, anxiety, anxieties, gulp, driving, driver, drivers
"I can't find any serenity in contemplation because I keep thinking of this one girl."
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"You're completely screwed up."
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"I'm making a list of everything we have to do before we go away so we can freak out in some kind of order."
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Errands: the Magazine for the Errands Life Style
"I suppose one could say that stress is an inescapable part of the human condition."
"These are the Fortneys. The Fortneys are young worrieds."
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"Uh-oh, Justin Legoed himself into his room again."
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