"I can tell you exactly what he was compensating for."
"The right hand doesn't even know what the right hand is doing."
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"It's a poor craftsman, son, who blames his tools."
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"My boyfriend is the son my parents always wanted."
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"We're out of flu shots."
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"Do you think we'll ever regret having two plants and a bowl of pebbles instead of kids?"
Tags:kid, kids, surrogate, surrogates, stand-in, stand-ins, barren, childless couple, childless couples, regret, regrets, fill the void, filling the void, fills the void, family, families, small family, small families, childless family, childless families, regret, regrets, greatest regret, greatest regrets, biggest regret, biggest regrets, garden, gardens, decoration, decorations, inadequate
"This song is dedicated to our parents, and is in the form of a plea for more adequate supervision."
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Public School: K - Death
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"I feel so inadequate! What do I know about saving the world?"
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"Don't worry—he surrounds himself with good people."
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"These feelings of inadequacy are common among the inadequate."
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"Like all great art, it makes me feel hopelessly inadequate."
"While you were out, somebody with three names called."
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Too Little, Too Late
Tags:date, dating, dates, relationship, relationships, bad date, bad dates, creep, creepy, compliment, compliments, complimenting, inadequate, inadequacy, idiom, idioms, missed opportunity, missed opportunities, stalker, stalking, regret, regrets, lost opportunity, lost opportunities, missing your chance, window of opportunity, flirtation, flirtations, flirt, flirts, social skills, social awkwardness, socially awkward
"I can't just switch gears and be smart."
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"Plastic man can steal anybody's girlfriend."
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"It's all right, sweetie. In the information age, everybody feels stupid."
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"How does not being a house make you feel?"
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"Do you want me to explain to you just why you're having feelings of inadequacy?"
Tags:inadequacy, inadequate, inadequacies, rival, rivals, rivalry, rivalries, boss, bosses, performance review, performance reviews, appraisal, appraisals, job review, job reviews, job appraisal, job appraisals, manager, managers, management, managements, jealous, jealousy, envy, envious, office politics