"All right. O.K. I'll admit that last request may have been a little over the top."
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Tags:car, cars, truck, trucks, gas-guzzler, gas-guzzlers, gas, petrol, fuel, fuel consumption, gas consumption, excessive fuel consumption, gas station, petrol station, fossil fuels, fossil fuel use, fossil fuel consumption, greedy, greed, hungry, hunger, demanding, demands, environmental issues, climate change, co2 emissions, pollution
"This is mastodon. I told you to get mammoth."
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"If it says to add water, and I'm the one who adds it, I'm cooking."
"We have only jobs here, Mr. Sanderson, not 'gigs.' "
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"Timothy, success is nothing to fear."
Tags:success, successful, coach, coaches, life coach, life coaches, ambition, ambitions, lofty ambitions, goal, goals, goal-oriented, pressure, pressures, pressuring, parent, parents, parenting, parental, nag, nags, toddler, toddlers, kindergarten, expectation, expectations, high expectations, demand, demands, demanding, advice, advisor, advisors, advising, adviser, advisers, tip, tips
"Can you reinvent the classic grilled cheese for me?"
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"I sleep on my side, but I pass out on my stomach."
"I shall require many menservants."
Tags:manservant, manservants, menservants, founding father, founding fathers, upper class, upper classes, noble, nobles, olden days, old fashioned, interview, interviews, job interviews, aristocrat, aristocrats, aristocratic, expectant, expectations, high expectations, servant, servants, royalty, royal, royals, demand, demands, demanding, entitled, entitlement complex, requirement, requirements, hiring officer, hiring officers, undeserved
"There's no charge for wandering around in the woods, but a three-dollar contribution is suggested."
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"When I ask questions, I expect answers!"
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"It's a shopping list from the raccoons."
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"Don't tell me about busy- I'm on my freaking honeymoon!"
Tags:honeymoon, honeymoons, overworked, overworking, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, modern expectations, expectations, high expectations, intrude, intruding, intrusive, intrusion, intrusions, interruption, interruptions, demanding, high pressure, under pressure, high pressure job, high pressure jobs
"Woof woof woof woof! I mean get me the Techcorp file, Thompson."
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"Damn it, agree to whatever she demands. No matter what it takes, I want my mommy."
Tags:kid, kids, child, children, son, sons, parent, parents, parenting, parenthood, mom, moms, mum, mums, mother, mothers, motherhood, family, families, mother-son relationship, mother-son relationships, demand, demands, demanding, business, businessman, businessmen, boss, bosses, executive, executives, exec, execs, manager, managers, management, office, offices, office life, employee, employees, worker, workers
"As long as you're getting all religious you can start worshipping me."
"For God's sake! Let the man have his simple pleasures."
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"Your inability to turn off your critical voice, combined with your fear of disappointing your overbearing, demanding father, is causing you to lose faith in your fastball."
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"I'd like you to excel."
"Sorry, guys, my wives won't let me leave the compound."
"Hey, buddy, wouldn't the Grand Canal be faster?"
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"Where's my second cup of coffee?"
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"I know sex is no longer a taboo subject. I just don't feel like discussing it all the time, that's all."
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"It's for my mother. Just wrap it in an envelope with return postage."
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"A little respect for the written word, buddy!"
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