The Return of Guarded Optimism
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"Please, Al. You know the backstroke scares the children."
"No, I don't need an alarm clock - anxiety is my alarm clock."
"I'll just eat at the bar."
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"Ever since I gave up coffee I feel a lot less jittery."
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"So what if he's not the man of your dreams. The 'Times' is going to be there."
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A man is sat between thugs on the subway.
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"Do you swear to calm the jittery financial markets, all the jittery financial markets and nothing but the jittery financial markets, so help you God?"
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"Don't worry, I've performed this procedure hundreds of times."
"You ought to do what I do—have a few belts before you meet with the old man."
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"Lately, everything has been getting on his nerves, Doctor. The credit people, the flooded basement, Mother's complaining about not getting enough zinc, Jimmy Carter. . ."
"Quit saying 'President Trump'. You're spookin' the horses."
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"Trust me- you're more than ready."
"You know, if she weren't part of a well-regulated militia I'd be a little nervous."
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Couple Watching Scary Film
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"I'm a great... umm... like... umm... communicator."
The Story of Oh
"Has there been any unusual activity in our stock? The canary just died."
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"He's still in my nervous stomach."
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Deal we must.
"I've called the meeting to discuss the problem of stress int he workplace."
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"Above all do not open your sealed test booklets until you are told to do so!"
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"You hear it here, Liz: If I get through this torture today I swear I'll never give my kids another test."
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