"Please stay on the line. All of our customer-service representatives are kidding around and throwing paper airplanes at each other."
"And do you, Deborah Tannen, think they know what they're talking about?"
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"I really appreciate this."
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"Could you take your finger off the pulse for one moment and let me know what you'd like for dinner?"
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"Instead of killing the whale for its blubber, we're going to do a little lipo."
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"Can I do anything for you besides sending over the wine steward?"
"If you promise to be very careful, Mommy will let you carry the baguettes."
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"Sometimes it's easier if you break the work up into little chunks."
"Daddy's way of helping you with your homework is not to help you."
"Part of me wants to help you with your crisis, Hargraves, but part of me wants to go to lunch."
3 Guys Stealing
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"Hockersmith & Associates. May we help you?"
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A child carries a queen's train in a shirt labeled "Staff".
"That will be perfect. We have a lot to talk about."
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"One of you boys go help Mom with the groceries."
"I have to be getting back - I'm the glue that holds my parents' marriage together."
"I'm afraid I can't help you. I'm from New Zealand, and all I know is sheep."
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"My husband will be home any minute - quick, take the accordion!"
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Ask me about my thick neck.
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"Hoarding is just as human as sharing."
"Talk to me. You have wounds. I have salt."
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"O.K., but don't call me again until you have something more specific than 'Life isn't fair.'"
"Help this poor wretch, Lord."
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"If you can just help me through the tough times, I can handle it from there."
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"I'm moving mattresses and box springs. I'd like to borrow your man."