"It's New York. It wants you back."
"I still say we're stretched dangerously thing."
"I'm always suspicious of empty wastebaskets."
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"Hayward and his whole deal have just been dumped in my lap."
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"I can work for twelve straight hours without needing to be recharged."
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"Change in plans - the deadline's been moved up to four days ago."
"He just doesn't know what to do with himself since he got elected to Congress."
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"I'm binge working tonight."
"That's what I mean by going the extra mile."
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"Oh, me? I gave a seminar, wrote a unch of grants, did some experiments and now it's lunchtime."
Employee of the Month: One of the perks of self-employment
"It's only Tuesday?!"
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"I got an unpaid intern to help me."
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"The next time he suddenly decides to send a peace missive to thirty-seven nations, I hope he gets started before six o'clock."
"Hey, can I call you right back in two weeks?"
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"Mr. Driscoll can't come to the phone right now. This is Mr. Driscoll's Ficus benjamina"
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"You need to stop taking your work home with you. Take mine instead."
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'Relax. It's summertime and the living is easy.'
"Face it - nothing gets done in an election year."
"I just got home. Can you call back tomorrow when I'm still at work?"
"No, dear, the Martini is when you come back!"
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"It's the middle of February!"
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"Damn! Just as my inertia was starting to build up momentum."
"Finally the cat's away, and I get stuck with the Davidson account."
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