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"I should have listened when it said 'this call is being monitored for your protection'."
"Would you like to see the drawing I just did of my doggie?"
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"You think you have problems? My entire wing command was just destroyed."
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"I'm surprised. I understood he was an extremely good listener."
"I'm sorry—did you say something? I was off creating my own reality."
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"Are you talking to me?"
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"That reminds me of the thing I was going to say next regardless."
"Don't forget to use the sunblock, Roger. You know how easily you burn."
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"You know, it would be nice if, every once in a while, I got credit for hearing the first part of almost everything you say."
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"I'm listening - I just need to chase this insect real quick."
'What was that 'something-or-other' about not being a good listener?'
"I'm sorry, I missed what you said after 'blah, blah, blah'."
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The male conversation enhancement pill.
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". . .And are you a good listener?"
"You've always been a poor listener Harold."
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Heavenly Reward For Women Whose Husbands Didn't Listen...
'Petey is making a graphic novel!'
Business man sitting at desk with inbox and outbox reading 'In one ear,' and 'out the other.'
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"For one million dollars, what have I been talking about for the past ten minutes: the upcoming election, my mother, my job, or an article in the Home section about kitchen makeovers?"
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"He'll listen to the voice on the GPS, but he won't listen to me."
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"When I first started working here, I thought our boss would be a good listener. But, that hasn't been the case."
'When I first started working here, I thought our boss would be a good listener. But, that hasn't been the case.'
"Is it important for a politician to speak a number of languages?"
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"Sorry. I wasn't listening."
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'I've seen this before. A communicator paralyzed by poor listening skills.'