"Do you have any why-to books?"
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"He's been in a marvellous mood ever since he learned one out of every hundred and fifty Americans is in jail."
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"This is Miss Jones, Doctor - I want you to cheer her up. She's been through hell recently."
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The Emperor's Newspaper
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"O.K., Let's try this scenario..."
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"I've come to the conclusion that there isn't anything you can say that will cheer me up or make it better!"
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"Don't laugh whatever you do don't laugh … Don't even smile!" "Drat! That usually works."
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"Studies show that people who allow art into their lives can substantially reduce their dependency on selective seretonin reuptake inhibitors."
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"Cheer up, grod, these are the good old days."
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"Now more than ever I need the right kind of avocado toast."
"Perhaps a dirge would lift your spirits?"
A sad clown shoots himself with a fake gun.
A man uses exercise equipment to open his blinds.
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A vandal puts up 'Have a Nice Day' signs.
"I figured what the hell – time to lighten up."
"Have some coffee, you'll feel better."
"Don't worry Liz, this is a big city – you'll meet another idiot."
"Now, brighten up. You know you'll have fun. The men will fear you and the women will adore you."
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