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The Cradle of Convenience
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"I wish I could bulk-up like that."
Bottled water - Spring, sparkle and classic.
"We made a bit of a mess in Aisle 2."
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The Corner Shop.
"We don't get a lot of personal shoppers in here."
"A third of our budget goes to inventory, a third goes to expenses, and the rest is for research and development."
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Supa Savers and Hyper Market surround Cornered Shop.
'What I can't understand is how you can happily go for a ten mile hike, but won't walk to the corner shop for me!'
How can I ensure I'm getting 100 orange juice? Buy an orange!
"If you're going into the shop Marge, be quick. The traffic wardens around here are notoriously sneaky."
"Malcolm refuses to pay the extortionate fees for school photographs."
Under New Management
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"I'll say the old neighborhood has changed!!
"The store was out of scotch, so I brought you some butterscotch"
Inconvenience Store - Closed.
'Frankly I'm disappointed in your commitment to late night shelf stacking.'
'Unfortunately my staff are now all working flexitime.'
'Given the downward slope of our demand curve...order more jelly beans.'
"That's right. We're open 24 hours a week."
'Could I return these scratch cards, I've only used them once!'
'I don't know about you, but I could do with a break.'
7:00 to 7:01, a Store That's Equally Inconvenient to Everywhere.
'Do you realize you could have had my job if you had just stayed in your own country?'