"We're still the same, great company we've always been, only we've ceased to exist."
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Temporarily closed to rethink our concept.
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"The doctor would like to know if anyone else out here needs surgery before he puts his stuff away."
People on the street pass by gravestones of shops that have shut down.
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"No pressure, but I do have another couple who are very interested."
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"We're done - there's nothing left in the world to bastardize."
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"Looks like crime is down."
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"In closing, I would like to remind the jury that he says he didn't do it."
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The Store That's All Closed-Up
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Ed's Dry Goods: "Lost Our Motivation. Everything Must Go!"
"Last call, Eddie."
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"What time does the outdoors close?"
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"We'd love to come, Louise. What's appropriate attire for a closing?"
"You know very well it's a good ten minutes till closing, Charlie."
"Care to give to the fund to help save your job?"
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