"We've been wandering in the desert for forty years. But he's a man—would he ever ask directions?"
Pirate Squirrels Looking for Buried Treasure
Tags:animal, animals, squirrel, squirrels, pirate, pirates, dig, digging, hole, holes, search, searching, buried, bury, treasure, buried treasure, x marks the spot, x-marks-the-spot, map, maps, treasure map, treasure maps, hunting, hunt, searching, search, looking, look, captain, captains, eye patch, eye patches, peg leg, peg legs, shovel, shovels, shoveling, shovelling, park, parks, hook, hooks, strange, unusual
"I'm looking for a hedge against my hedge funds."
"I get my best ideas in airports, peeking at other people's laptops."
Tags:airport, airports, spy, spies, spying, surreptitious, glance, glances, look, looks, looking, snoop, snoops, snooping, nosy, idea, ideas, good idea, good ideas, new idea, new ideas, muse, muses, inspiration, inspirations, inspire, inspires, inspiring, laptop, laptops, privacy, private, peek, peeks, peeking, personal information, personal info, dprk, right to privacy, violation, violations of privacy
"Well, I'll be darned. They had just walked away."
Tags:cliche, cliches, glasses, spectacles, lose, loses, losing, lost, phrase, phrases, walk away, walked away, walking away, they didn't just walk away, expression, expressions, idiom, idioms, search, searches, searching, find, finds, finding, found, easily lost, look, looks, looking, look around, looking around
"Are you planning on just looking at that book or are you gonna borrow it?"
Tags:library, libraries, librarian, librarians, book, books, novel, novels, read, reading, reader, readers, borrow, borrowing, borrower, borrowers, borrowing books, plan, plans, planning, aggressive, clerk, clerks, staff, annoyed, angry, anger, looking, browsing, retail, bookseller, booksellers, bookstore, bookstores, bookshop, book shops, buying books, literature, modern life
"I wish they wouldn't just leave it there."
"It's just if the TV isn't on I never know where to look."
Tags:relationship, relationships, relationship issues, relationship problems, marriage, marriages, married life, couple, couples, husband, husbands, wife, wives, spouse, spouses, social skills, manner, manners, bad manners, look, looking, eye contact, making eye contact, being social, conversation, conversations, making conversation, television, televisions, watching television, tv, tvs, watching tv, t.v., t.v.s, watching t.v., screen, screens, modern life
"Always the last place you look."
Tags:whaler, whaling, harpoon, harpooning, seek, search, searching, whales, whale, sperm whale, crow's nest, look, looking, searched, crows nest, lost, hiding, hides, above, ocean, oceans, sea, seas, bot, boats, last place you look, moby dick, ahab, fiction, fictional, absurd, literature, big, huge, unmissable, unlikely
"Thank you, Mr. Mulvaney, but what we're really looking for is someone with talent."
Tags:entertainment, theatre, theatres, theater, theaters, acting, actor, actors, actress, actresses, performer, performers, talent, no talent, talentless, audition, auditions, auditioning, looking, searching, incompetent, incompetents, incompetence, role, roles, critic, critics, producer, producers, director, directors, casting, casting call, casting calls, casting director, casting directors, bad audition, bad auditions
"This seems like a lot of work for one lost contact."
Tags:eyewear, eye wear, contact, contacts, contact lenses, contact lens, lost, missing, disappeared, search party, search parties, search, searcher, searchers, searching, looking, forest, forests, woods, wilderness, effort, glasses, eyeglasses, contact wearer, contact wearers, eye doctor, eye doctors, optometrist, optometrists
"Have you seen my pistol, Honey-bun?"
Passengers checking for their train
Tags:passenger, passengers, commuter, commuters, commute, commuting, train, trains, track, tracks, railway, station, stations, platform, platforms, subway, metro, underground, tube, checking, looking, watching, waiting, bending, craning, searching, waiting, leaning, impatient, impatience, public transportation
Passengers checking for their train
Tags:train, trains, platform, platforms, station, stations, subway, subways, metro, underground, tube, waiting, wait, commuting, commuter, commuters, patience, staring, tunnel, tunnels, impatient, opposite, direction, directions, looking, passenger, passengers, city, cities, urban, transportation, public transportation
"He has no distinguishing features,really, but you can't miss him."
Tags:animal, animals, pet, pets, pet owner, pet owners, dog, dogs, dog owner, dog owners, collar, collars, leash, leashes, lead, leads, escaped, run away, lost, lost dog, lost dogs, missing dog, missing dogs, can't miss, distinguishing feature, distinguishing features, oversized, huge, large, big, feature, features, lost pet, lost pets, lost animal, lost animals, search, searching, look, looking, dog walking, walking the dog, walkies
"It's mine—and I'd appreciate your not looking out of it."
Tags:airplane, airplanes, aeroplane, aeroplanes, air travel, flying, plane, planes, passenger, passengers, seat, seats, window seat, windows seats, window, windows, travel, traveling, travelling, traveler, travelers, traveller, travellers, look out, look, looking, mine, possessive, greedy, greed, selfish, controlling, neighbour, neighbours, neighbor, neighbors
"Why won't you just admit you forgot where you parked the car?"
Tags:relationship, relationships, love, marriage, marriages, married life, couple, couples, husband, husbands, wife, wives, spouse, spouses, car, cars, vehicle, vehicles, automobile, automobiles, driving, driver, drivers, transportation, parking, parking the car, parking lot, parking lots, lost, confused, searching, looking, cave, caves, cavern, caverns, forgot, forgotten, admit, stubborn, stubbornness, men, man, stereotype, stereotypes
"Do you see what I see?"
"This one has nicer sand, but I think I prefer the tree on the last one we saw."
Tags:real estate, real estate agency, real estate agencies, real estate agent, real estate agents, property, properties, property agency, property agencies, property agent, property agents, estate agent, estate agency, estate agencies, estate agents, house hunting, house-hunting, new, searching, looking, hunting, apartment, apartments, house, houses, home, homes, flat, flats, couple, couples, picky, fussy, finicky, argue, argument, arguments, arguing, fight, fights, fighting, disagree, disagreement, disagreements, desert island, desert islands, island, islands, stranded, choosy, sand, tree, trees, palm tree, palm trees
"Is my best friend in here?"
Tags:animal, animals, pet, pets, pet owner, pet owners, dog, dogs, canine, canines, dog owner, dog owners, looking, searching, best friend, man's best friend, companion, companions, bar, bars, pub, pubs, bartender, bartenders, server, servers, barkeep, barkeeps, barkeeper, barkeepers, patron, patrons, customer, customers, drink, drinks, drinking, drinking alcohol, alcohol, alcoholic, liquor, booze
"Don't worry, he can't read."
"Damn it, when things were going well there was nothing but eye contact."
Tags:eye contact, make eye contact, making eye contact, guilt, guilty, guilty look, guilty looks, meeting, meetings, business meeting, business meetings, look away, looks away, looking away, look, looks, looking, executive, executives, awkward, socially awkward, social awkwardness, uncomfortable moment, uncomfortable moments, discomfort
"There they all are again..."
Phil at Fifty: Still Trying to Find Himself
Tags: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, middle age, middle-age, middle-aged, middle aged, midlife crisis, mid-life crisis, searching, looking, psychology, mental health, fifty, fifties, 50, self, problem, problems, finding yourself, word play, wordplay