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'Red rover, red rover, send Billy right over!'
Apprehensive about leaving the baby with a sitter for the first time, Michelle scales back her romantic dinner with Al.
"What's wrong, Dear—M-1,M-2, M-3 or Me?"
Tags:money, finances, banker, bankers, banking, money supply, deposit, deposits, m-1, m-2, m-3, economy, economics, asset, assets, anxious, nervous, upset, stressed, anxiety, worried, worrying, worries, stress, relationship, relationships, relationship issues, relationship problems, marriage, marriages, married life, couple, couples, husband, husbands, wife, wives, spouse, spouses, financial troubles, money troubles, money problems, financial problems, problem, problems
Tags:jitters, jitter, nerves, nervous, nervousness, jittery, beggar, beggars, begging, vagrant, vagrants, panhandler, panhandlers, panhandling, homeless, homelessness, homeless person, homeless people, begging cup, begging cups, breakdown, breakdowns, shakes, mental health, sleeping rough, living rough
'Oh my God! Brace yourselves! . . . Wait - this just in: everything's fine. . . for now'
"I wasn't nervously hovered around enough as a child."
The Return of Guarded Optimism
Tags:stock market, stock markets, optimism, optimistic, stock, stocks, investor, investors, investment, investments, confidence, market confidence, guarded optimism, cagey, caginess, worry, worries, worrying, bull market, bull markets, shaky, nerve, nerves, nervous, nervousness, anxious, anxiousness, anxiety, anxieties
"Damn it, Farrell, if you're going to blow the whistle, blow it!"
Tags:whistle, whistles, whistler, whistling, whistleblower, whistleblowers, whistle blowers, whistle blower, meeting, meetings, anticipate, anticipates, anticipating, anticipation, suspense, live in suspense, living in suspense, wait, waits, waiting, other shoe, other shoe to drop, nervous, nervousness, torture, tortures, torturing, boardroom, boardrooms, board room, board rooms, ref, referee, referees, refereeing, impatient, impatience, lose patience, losing patience
The Story of Oh
"She said, 'I'll go if you go,' and I said, 'I'll go if you go,' and here we are."
Tags:therapist, therapists, therapy, shrink, shrinks, psychiatrist, psychiatrists, psychiatry, psychology, psychologist, psychologists, married life, co-dependence, co-dependent, dependency issue, dependency issues, codependence, codependent, husband, husbands, wife, wives, relationship, marriage, marital, counselor, counselors, counsellor, counsellors, counseling, counselling, team, teams, nerves, nervous, anxiety, anxious, partnership, partnerships, moral support
"Mr. Lartsek is ready to see you now. Would you like a moment to pucker up?"
Tags:management, upper management, big boss, boss, bosses, manager, managers, exec, execs, executive, executives, cardboard, placeholder, place holder, unreasonable, request, secretary, secretaries, personal assistant, personal assistants, pa, p.a, p.a., meeting, meetings, underling, underlings, respect, respectful, appointment, appointments, waiting, waiting room, recruiting, recruitment, pucker up, courage, brave, bravery, nerves, nervous, clenched, clench
"Oh, I am enjoying our date, Harry, but if I seem nervous it may be because you're the only man I've spoken to since September who's over the age of fifteen."
Tags:relationship, relationships, relationship issues, relationship problems, dating, date, dates, first date, first dates, couple, couples, mother, mothers, mom, moms, mum, mums, single mom, single moms, single mum, single mums, single mother, single mothers, teacher, teachers, teacher life, nervous, anxious, anxiety, nerves
"My, this Cabernet pairs well with your parents and the four Martinis I had at the bar."
Tags:cabernet, cabernet sauvignon, martini, martinis, wine, wines, meet the parents, meeting the parents, good impression, good impressions, first impression, first impressions, drunk, drunks, drunkard, drunkards, drunken, bad impression, bad impressions, alcoholic, alcoholics, alcoholism, boyfriend, boyfriends, introduction, introductions, husband, husbands, dinner date, dinner dates, cocktail, cocktails, nerve, nerves, nervous, nervousness, self-medicate, self-medicates, self-medicating, self-medication, wine pairing, wine pairings, in-law, in-laws, inlaw, inlaws
"Not guilty, visitors make everybody nervous."
"Cooky was askin' about you again."
The Heimlich Maneuver
Tags:heimlich maneuver, choke, choking, first aid, first-aid, first aider, first-aider, dates, date, dating, on a date, relationship, couples, couples, boyfriend and girlfriend, boyfriends and girlfriends, awkward, awkward conversation, awkward conversations, nervous, nervousness, dinner date, dinner dates, awkwardness, awkward date, awkward dates, the heimlich maneuver, heimlich manoeuvre, the heimlich manoeuvre, emergency, emergencies, choking hazard, choking hazards
"See? There's no monster in the corner—it's just a pile of old skulls."
Tags:bedtime, bedtimes, bed, beds, kid, kids, child, children, putting the kids to bed, putting the children to bed, night, nighttime, dark, scary, scared, afraid, fearful, anxious, nervous, monster, monsters, father, fathers, fatherhood, dad, dads, parent, parents, parenting, parenthood, son, sons, skull, skulls, bones, bones, skeleton, skeletons, dead, creepy, corner, corners, eerie, frightening, disturbing, weird
'I told you not to wear your new contacts for more than 12 hours a day.'
"You know, if she weren't part of a well-regulated militia I'd be a little nervous."
Tags:militia, militias, nerves, nervous, nervousness, 2nd amendment, second amendment, businessman, businessmen, guns, violence, constitutional rights, american constitution, us constitution, u.s. constitution, gun, guns, gun debate, gun debates, gun controls, gun law, gun laws, bullet, bullets, mankoff
"I rehearse all these great things to say to her, then when the time comes, all I can think of is 'woof'."
"I heard them talking about hard choices, that kind of talk makes me very nervous."
Tags:pet, pets, dog, dogs, pup, pups, puppies, puppy, pet, pets, pet owner, pet owners, dog owner, dog owners, animal, animals, talking dog, talking dogs, talking animal, talking animals, hard choice, hard choices, hard decision, hard decisions, difficult choice, difficult choices, difficult decision, difficult decisions, nerves, nervous
Deal we must.
A man is sat between thugs on the subway.
Tags:thug, thugs, tough guy, tough guys, punk, punks, rob, robs, mugger, muggers, mugging, muggings, self-help, self-help book, self-help books, robber, robbers, robbery, nervous, nervousness, nerve, nerves, anxious, anxiousness, anxiety, anxieties, safety, fear, fears, fearful, fearfulness, subway, subways, public transport, public transportation, transit, mass transit, rapid transit
"I'm so nervous! I feel like you're all in my stomach."
Tags:butterfly, butterflies, speech, speeches, public speech, public speeches, public speaking, public speaker, public speakers, ceremony, ceremonies, award, awards, acceptance speech, acceptance speeches, nerve, nervy, nerves, nervous, stomach, stomachs, belly, bellies, tummy, anxiety, fear, fears, nausea, nauseous, worry, worries, worrying, worried sick
"I don't know whether your tired, anxious, nervous, or whatever. But it looks like a clear case of performance anxiety."