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"I'll shoot you an email."
"I'd like to help you out, but I've misplaced my wand."
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"And then we are led to believe that they lived happily ever after."
"Then the prince bent down and kissed her, and said he'd always be there for her."
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Moby Dick the Demi Moore Version
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"In the novel based on my case, I'm acquitted."
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Goldilocks: the rest of the story
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SUNDAY SCHOOL, 'Before we go any further with this, does it have a happy ending?'
The Fox and the Crow.
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When you ride into the sunset on a horse with no name.
'Lot to be said 'bout riding off into the sunset!'
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"I always knew someday my Prints would come."
"Ever since you changed from a frog to a Prince you seem a little jumpy!"
"After being married to a princess for 15 years I decided to change back into a frog!"
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"This story is really giving me a big lump in my throat."
After years of frustration, Susan finally admitted the sad truth - Frank wasn't going to change!
"It's $20 more for a funny ending."
"The main body of this Inaugural Address is great, but he wants a happier ending."
"Today the market closed at exactly the right price, and all buyers and sellers were very happy."
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Andy, the literal cowboy.
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Tristan & Isolde in a Happier Ending.
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"I'm just a girl, standing in front of a buoy..."
"The Prince and the Princess lived happily ever after on the income from their capital appreciation funds."