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"Man! I just had to pull another all-dayer."
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'Our interns work extremely long hours. The harness will help keep them awake during your operation.'
"Long hours are no problem – I mean it's not like the job involves heavy lifting or anything."
"This place caters to workaholics."
A couple go to sleep in an office cubicle
"You smell like a chimney."
'We just have to win this account, Barbara and I have another litter on the way!'
I've been working 20 hours a day. Well, that leaves you four hours to get to work.
"They said you retired early. I thought they meant from working here."
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"Of course under your new contract the requirement for you to provide 24 hour cover is optional...you could also opt for 36 or 48 hours!"
Man with children in his In and Out trays - 'Darling, You've got to sort out your work/life balance'
'But, sweetheart, if mummy didn't work so many extra hours she couldn't afford to buy you treats...'
'I appreciate all the long hours you've been putting in. However, it's been brought to my attention that you don't work here.'
'I don't know why people worry about working long hours...it's never done me any harm...'
"I let you work 70 hours a week but why should I give you a raise? You don't have enough free time to spend the money anyway!"
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What are they complaining about...the work is challenging,interesting, demanding...AND we let them do it for 80 hours a week.
My client is claiming that you have discriminated against him as a species, that your refusal to let him sniff client's bottoms is against his canine rights and that your policies have acted against him reaching partnership.
So what are you planning to do in retirement? A little voluntary work?
"Seems we're always on our feet around here."
"Well, one good thing about summer...is I work more hours and make a lot more money. The bad thing is...I have a lot more free time to spend it all."
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"It my dad and Tio Tony! They just got off a double graveyard shift."
"But they taught me how to make a good, nutritious dinner."
Tags:baldo, latchkey kid, latchkey kids, working parent, working parents, nutrition, nutritious dinner, nutritious dinners, sweet cereal, sweet cereals, cereal, cereals, breakfast cereal, breakfast cereals, long hours, working long hours, works long hours, junk cereal, junk cereals, mother, mothers, father, fathers, poor family, poor families, poverty, poverty level
"I work crazy hours with a crazy boss...and what do I get?"