"As president of the tenants' association, I have to inform you that our list of grievances has been eaten."
Tags:tenant, tenants, tenant's association, tenants' association, tenants association, grievance, grievances, complaint, complaints, complaining, symbiotic relationship, symbiotic relationships, bird, birds, ox, oxen, water buffalo, water buffaloes, animal kingdom, biologist, biologists, rental, rentals, apartment, apartments, flat, flats, lease, leases, leasing, leased, apartment block, apartment blocks, real estate
"Honey, wake up! I just remembered something you did that annoyed the hell out of me!"
Tags:wake, wakes, wake up, waking up, husband, husbands, annoy, annoys, annoyance, annoyances, grievance, grievances, complaint, complaints, complaining, complain, complains, irritation, irritations, marriage, marriages, married life, couple, couples, communication, communicate, communicates, communicating, gripe, gripes, griping, irritating, annoying habit, annoying habits, air, airs, airing, problem, problems, marriage problem, marriage problems
"It's always 'Get me a Godzilla type,' never 'Get me Godzilla!'"
Tags:movie star, movie stars, b-list, star, stars, monster, monsters, monster movie, monster movies, monster film, monster films, fictional character, fictional characters, authentic, authenticity, complain, complains, complaining, complaint, complaints, grievance, grievances, moan, moans, moaning, actor, actors, out-of-work, audition, auditions, auditioning, jobless, joblessness, film industry, movie industry, movie studio, movie studios, film studio, film studios
Tags:fussbudget, fussbudgets, curmudgeon, curmudgeons, crank, cranks, cranky, irritable, irritation, annoyance, annoyances, pessimist, pessimists, annoying, annoyed, misanthropist, misanthropists, misanthropy, self-loathing, public transportation, mechanical things, grievance, grievances, unhappiness, frustration, aggravation, dissatisfaction, anger
"Officer, everything in the world is bothering me."
Tags:police report, police reports, complaint, complain, complains, complaining, annoyance, annoyances, grievance, grievances, patrol, patrols, patrolling, bother, bothers, bothering, petty, pettiness, officer, officers, patrol officer, patrol officers, local police, police department, police departments, waste of time, wastes of time
"There was a major reshuffle. Now I'm out on my ear."
Tags:shuffle, shuffles, reshuffle, reshuffles, restructure, restructures, restructuring, layoff, layoffs, lay off, lay offs, laid off, fire, fired, firing, firings, sacking, sackings, card, cards, deck of cards, decks of cards, discard, discarded, discard pile, discard piles, corporate culture, grievance, grievances, drown your sorrows, drowns your sorrows, drowning your sorrows, bartender, bartenders, gripe, gripes, griping, sad story, sad stories, watering hole, watering holes
"I wish you had come to me with your grievances before burning the company flag."
Tags:office, offices, business, businesses, businessman, businessmen, executive, executives, employee, employees, employment, employer, employers, work, workplace, grievances, complaint, complaints, injustice, injustices, grievance, boss, bosses, manager, managers, management, disgruntled, flag, flags, burn, burning, protest, protesting, company, companies, company flag, violent, violence, rebellion, rebel, rebelling, rebelled, trouble, ethics, unethical
"Oh, not much. Just sitting here sifting through an old scrapbook of past injustices and imagined slights."
Tags:relationship, relationships, relationship issues, relationship problems, bitter, bitterness, scrapbook, scrapbooks, album, albums, injustice, injustices, slight, slights, imagined, imaginary, insult, insults, grievances, grievance, hostile, anti-social, irritable, crabby, grumpy, moody, middle-age, middle age, middle aged, middle-aged, old, elderly, old people, elderly people, senior, seniors, senior citizen, senior citizens, aging, ageing, growing old, growing older, getting older, getting old, growing old, old age, over the hill, over-the-hill
The Colicky Family
Tags:colic, complain, complains, complaining, scream, screams, screaming, cry, cries, crying, complaint, complaints, complaining, complainer, complainers, whine, whines, whiny, moan, moans, moaning, infant, infants, newborn, newborns, baby, babies, new parent, new parents, hysterical, hysterics, adults, adulthood, grievance, grievances, air grievances, airing grievances, petty, infantile, act your age, acting your age, mature, maturity, immature, immaturity
"Agreed. We'll reduce our arsenal of insults, jibes and grievances by one-third but will be permitted to stockpile them for use should the need arise."
Tags:therapist, therapists, therapy, counselor, counselors, counseling, counsellor, counsellors, counselling, insult, insults, insulting, jibe, jibes, grievance, grievances, petty, pettiness, bad relationship, bad relationships, mismatch, mismatches, mismatching, couple, couples, stockpile, stockpiles, stockpiling, save up, saves up, saving up, weapon, weapons, nuclear weapons, nuclear arsenal, nuclear arsenals, disagreement, disagreements, disagreeing, treaty, treaties, accord, accords, peace accord, peace accords, negotiate, negotiates, negotiating, negotiation, negotiations, peace, bicker, bickers, bickering, fight, fights, fighting, war, wars, warring, couple, couples
"Look, I'm not denying the validity of your grievances. I just think they'd be better addressed at home, Helen."
Tags:relationships, problems, marriage, shopping, complaints department, complaints departments, grievance, grievances, wife, wives, row, rows, fight, fights, fighting, marital discord, marital disharmony, disharmony, argument, arguments, married couple, married couples, marriage counsellor, marriage counsellors, mankoff
"Only time can heal a broken heart, Brenda, and fortunately I have the time, every Thursday at three o'clock."
Tags:broken heart, broken hearts, heartbreak, heartbroken, dumped, therapist, therapists, therapy, mental health, anxiety, anxieties, stress, stressed, psychology, psychologist, psychologists, psychiatry, psychiatry, psychiatrist, psychiatrists, counselor, counselors, counsellor, counsellors, counselling, counseling, grieve, grieving, grievance, depressed, depression
Tags:sea chanty, sea chanties, sea shanty, sea shanties, sea chantey, sea chanteys, subway, subways, train, trains, mass transit, rapid transit, mta, transit authority, song, songs, new york, new york city, new yorker, new yorkers, travel, travels, travelling, traveling, annoyance, annoyances, irritation, irritations, third rail, third rails, grievance, grievances, complaint, complaints, complaining, complain, complains
New Man Offenses
Tags:manspread, manspreads, manspreading, mansplain, mansplains, mansplaining, portmanteau, portmanteaus, annoy, annoys, annoying, annoyance, annoyances, bad habit, bad habits, annoying habit, annoying habits, feminist, feminists, feminism, bad taste, habit, habits, irritation, irritations, irritating, take up space, takes up space, taking up space, grievance, grievances, outrage, outraged, gender stereotype, gender stereotypes, gender stereotyping
"Just let me know if you want me to contribute to the relationship."
Tags:imbalance, imbalanced, relationship problem, relationship problems, communicate, communicates, communicating, communication, communication problem, communication problems, communication breakdown, communication breakdowns, snipe, snipes, sniping, argument, arguments, petty, pettiness, disagreement, disagreements, disagree, disagrees, disagreeing, contribute, contributes, contributing, contribution, contributions, married life, married lives, passive aggressive, sarcasm, sarcastic, grievance, grievances