"What the hell happened in P.E.?"
"Well, you can't say they didn't warn us."
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Birds of Manhattan
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"This is a little embarrassing to admit, but everything that happens happens for no real reason."
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"I'm not a guru. I'm just hanging out here till my renovation is done."
An enlightenment seeker heads back from Truth lookign shocked.
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"Quite frankly, I'm a bit disappointed."
"I got the part, but I play a waiter."
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"You had me worried. For one horrible moment I thought you were going to slide and soil your uniform."
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"This was supposed to be a surprise party for you, but nobody showed up."
"Your mother and I have seen your report card, and we've decided to distance ourselves from you."
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"Simply put, Marcia, I want to be your President."
Tags:proposal, proposals, marriage proposals, proposing, politician, politicians, political campaign, political campaigns, campaigns, political candidate, political candidates, presidential candidate, presidential candidates, unexpected, canvassing, political canvassing, let down, let downs, let-down, let-downs, disappointment, disappointments, disappointing, shmooze, persuade, persuading, persuasive, persuasion
"Damn, looks like that snotty kid of Ben and Edna's is coming up the tunnel of light."
Tags:heaven, heaven’s gate, afterlife, afterlives, after-life, after-lives, gates of heaven, death, dead, dying, child, children, family, families, family conflict, family conflicts, black sheep, black sheep of the family, brat, brats, bratty children, relatives, relative, snotty kid, snotty kids, snotty children, snotty child, there goes the neighborhood, cloud city, tunnel of light, tunnel of lights, white light, disappointment, disappointing
"I hope you like sports metaphors."
Tags:guru, gurus, wiseman, wise man, wise, wisdom, hike, hiking, climb, climbing, knowledge, tv, t.v.television, advice, advise, climbs, seek, seeking, search, searching, sports, sport, football, baseball, metaphor, metaphors, sports metaphors, televisions, disappointment, disappointing, zen, teacher, teachers, master, masters, expert, experts, cliche, cliches
"Same old same old."
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"I thought that driving around all day picking kids up and dropping them off, then waiting for them,would be more fulfilling."
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"Your more successful brother is already here."
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"Is that all you can say—'It's not messy'?"
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"I would have stayed in Purgatory if I'd know this was going to be such a schlep."
Career Progression Ladder
"St. Peter retired some time back. I'm St. Bill."
Tags:heaven, dying, going to heaven, the afterlife, afterlife, st peter, st. peter, pearly gates, christian, christianity, christian, retiring, retired, let down, let downs, let-down, let downs, disappointment, disappointments, disappointing, corporate, corporate world, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, office worker, office workers, office work, office job, office jobs
"Forty-seven years old and I'm still a small investor."
Tags:disappointment, disappointment, disappointing, let down, let downs, let-down, let-downs, hope and dreams, investor, investors, investing, regret, regrets, regretful, getting old, aging, midlife crisis, midlife crises, mid-life crisis, mid-life crises, small investor, small investors, stocks and shares, stock market, the stock market, play it safe, playing it safe
"There is such a thing as a free lunch-it just tastes bad."
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"I'll say this for Richard - he's anatomically correct."
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"Relax, the real cookies await you at home."
Tags:fortune, fortunes, fortune cookie, fortune cookies, chinese, chinese restaurant, chinese restaurants, chinese food, dessert, desserts, surprise, surprises, surprising, cookie, cookies, disappointment, disappointments, disappointing, real cookie, real cookies, kids, kids, family, family meal, family meals, eat out, eats out, eating out