"I'd like to remind you again, Winﬁeld, that daydreaming is only a part of the creative process."
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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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"Please have a seat. Mr. Thorndyke will be back shortly."
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"Harry lives inside a beltway all his own."
"And you, Al, what would you do if you had only a million?"
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"I'm sorry—did you say something? I was off creating my own reality."
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"Why is it that every time I stare mindlessly out the window you find something for me to do?"
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"Your faucet is running."
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"May I have a tiny umbrella in this, Ernie? I'm on vacation."
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"This isn't a hasty decision. A lot of daydreaming went into it."
"You will like Mr. Woofard. He has an attention-deficit disorder."
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"This is where I get most of my negative thinking done."
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"I was just talking to Charlie Rose in my head."
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No Action Comics
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"Mr Dennison is survived by his long-term companion, Rusty."
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The Gauguins at Home
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Minutes from the Adult Attention Deficit Disorder Support Group
"I have this crazy dream in which I'm the star of the Thanksgiving Day Parade."
"If this piece of paper lands in that trash basket, I'll quit teaching, move to the country, write my novel, and never grade another math quiz ever again." "Let's see, six right, four wrong..."
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"He's a good man, but he's prone to reverie."
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Little Beverly Cards
Whatever it is I usually think about.
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