"She is, fortunately for you, temporarily sated."
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"For God's sake, think! Why is he being so nice to you?"
Cat and Mice
"You've marked me as this night's prey, haven't you, Miss?"
"Well, you don't look like an experimental psychologist to me."
"There. Now it's all on paper. Feel better?"
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"I like that-'compassionate predators.' "
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"I can tell already that it's going to be terrific."
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"There's not a dime's worth of difference between the candidates. They're both carnivores."
Tags:candidate, candidates, president, presidents, presidential candidate, presidential candidates, carnivore, carnivores, predator, predators, corrupt, corrupt politician, corrupt politicians, cattle, cow, cows, difference, differences, no difference, no differences, political candidate, political candidates, politician, politicians
"A handshake is as good as a thirty-page contract, eh, Mr. Harrison?"
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"Sorry–I didn't realize you were another predator."
"The system's not perfect, but, by God, it's transparent."
Tags:lion, lions, rabbit, rabbits, predator, predators, prey, hunt, hunts, hunting, hunter, hunters, stalks, stalk, kill, kills, killing, bunny, bunnies, thrown to the lions, expression, expressions, idiom, idioms, the system, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists, crony capitalism, crony capitalist, crony capitalists
"Don't worry. Fantasies about devouring the doctor are perfectly normal."
Tags:cat, cats, psychologist, psychology, psychologists, therapist, therapists, therapy, fantasy, doctor, doctors, subconscious, mouse, mice, predator, predators, prey, rodent, rodents, psychology, psychiatrist, psychiatrists, psychiatry, analyst, analysts, analysis, psychoanalysis, psychoanalyst, conflict of interest, conflicts of interest
"Come now, give the system a chance."
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"I'll just eat at the bar."
"What the hell was I supposed to do? I've been declawed!"
"Sorry. I was expecting the lady. I can see you're busy. I'll call sometime. We'll do lunch."
Tags:lady or the tiger, logic, logic puzzle, logic puzzles, puzzle, puzzles, game, games, problem, problems, solution, solutions, expectation, expectations, predator, predators, schmooze, schmoozes, schmoozer, schmoozers, schmoozing, wild animal, wild animals, door-to-door, salesman, salesmen, salesperson, salespeople
"I guess this is me."
Tags:shark, sharks, predator, predators, prey, preys, food chain, food chains, food-chain, food-chains, businessmen, businessman, corporate culture, office block, office blocks, ocean, sea, underwater, corporate environment, lift, lifts, elevator, elevators, elevator shaft, lift shaft, lift shafts, elevator shafts, fish, fishes
"I've got a feeling this thing may be even more dangerous than the cat!"
Tags:danger, dangers, dangerous, cat, cats, fish, natural enemy, natural enemies, child, children, boy, boys, little boy, little boys, aquarium, aquariums, threaten, threatens, threatening, fear, fears, fearful, scare, scares, scary, frighten, frightens, frightening, goldfish, fighting fish, self-control, predator, predators, prey, kid, kids, pet shop, pet shops, pet store, pet stores
"I have a spiritual side, but mostly I'm an eating machine."
"'Jeopardy!' is on."
Tags:animals, talking, pets, entertainment, media, cats, television, mice, quiz show, quiz shows, quiz, quizzes, lure, lures, lure out, lures out, luring out, predator, predators, cat, cats, prey, mouse, mice, rodent, rodents, ulterior motive, ulterior motives, entice, entices, enticing, game show, game shows
"Oh, dear, I'm afraid you've backed me into a corner."
Tags:negotiation, negotiations, negotiating, business deal, business deals, business negotiations, cut-throat, cut throat, crocodile, crocodiles, alligator, alligators, predator, predators, prey, preys, food chain, backed into a corner, croc, crocs, gator, gators, hostile takeover, hostile takeovers
"I'm going out. Do you need any voles?"
Tags:animals, pets, dining, food, shopping, consumerism, grocery, groceries, grocery store, grocery stores, errand, errands, vole, voles, rodent, rodents, consumer, consumers, cat, cats, running errands, gift, gifts, present, presents, cat gift, cat present, predator, predators, prey, consideration, considerate, polite
"This is a minor setback. The hunter-gatherer economy is still good."
Tags:minor setback, minor setbacks, setback, setbacks, hunter-gatherer, hunter-gatherers, predator, predators, dinosaur, dinosaurs, recession, recessions, economic recession, economic recessions, great recession, optimist, optimistic, optimists, outlook, outlooks, economic forecast, economic forecaster, economic forecasters, prediction, predictions, underplay, underplays, danger, unhealthy economy, unhealthy economies, supply and demand, market, markets, economics, economic indicator, economic indicators
"It's a great school, but it wasn't my first choice."
Tags:school, schools, university, universities, college, colleges, fish, school of fish, schools of fish, first choice, first choices, alternate, choice, choices, impostor, impostors, impostor syndrome, fit in, fits in, fitting in, good school, good schools, shark, sharks, predator, predators, prey, blend, blends, blending