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"Still it would be a great mistake to abandon your work on the perpetual motion machine."
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'I'd say that our transport policy couldn't get any greener'
'I can't sleep. I'm all wound up.'
"Every day at five. Like clockwork."
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'You shouldn't give that to a kid before bedtime. You know that will just wind him up.'
Clockwork Revolving Door
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"I wasn't responsible for those sins."
'It's not a bad place to work - if you can stand the routine.'
'How soon can you be started?'
" . . . and it's non polluting."
'Appleton! Go in for Ludwig!'
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Routine on/off office
Robot officer at work
'Post office drone is right on time.'
"Collects his paper every morning - regular as clockwork!"
Freeing a Clockwork Bird
"You've got to learn to relax. You're all wound up!"
'I need to get away and unwind!'
Pacemaker for the unisured...
Repairing the Sundial's clockwork
'Don't worry, J.R. - this office runs like clockwork!'