"Can he call you back? He's meditating."
"Look, I'm doing a little me-time right now. Why don't you go ahead and do a little you-time, and then I'll be over at eight for a little us-time."
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"Don't be a stranger, now that you know the way!"
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"Three yummies, a pat on the head, and a 'Good doggy.' That's my client's final offer."
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Country Mouse and City Mouse Meet Suburb Mouse
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"Give me the menus—you've kept the chef in suspense long enough."
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"First, can we agree that it's a big back yard?"
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"The depth of your wrongness is so deep that it is unknowable."
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"Ahh, the arbitration team is here."
"And remember, peace comes from within."
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