"You keep saying 'ice fishing' as if there were some other kind."
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"Enemies, yes, but doesn't your moat also keep out love?"
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"I just feel we'd know more people in Hell."
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Man on Desert Island reads about himself.
"I have a bad association with people."
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A man works in a snow globe.
"I hope this isn't another one of your experiments in limited government."
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"It takes years before some people are comfortable enough to say hello."
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"The corporation was very lonely, because people thought it was different from them."
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"You seem depressed."
"I'm tired of being chained to myself twenty-four hours a day."
"I yearn for human isolation,"
"No man is an island, but I come pretty damn close."
"I adore the beauty and tranquillity of these raw-sewage days."
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A man relaxes with a book on a desert island.
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Martini-Man and Beer-Man Sitting Nowhere Near Girlie-Drink-Man
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"Are you familiar with the poetry of John Donne?"
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Evolution of Ordering Pizza
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Free Msg: Your bill is ready to view online. To pay now, login at
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Themeless Park - 1 Mile
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"Some of the poor wretches eventually become unable to leave the safety of their cubicles."
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"Honey, … I'm still home..."
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"Can you imagine how being the only one here makes me feel?"
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"I feel like the only pole vaulter in here."