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"Isn't this more fun than spending money on dinner and a movie?"
She's been teaching too long!
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"I know you were a car salesman before becoming a bond trader, but we sell bonds in the secondary market, not 'used bonds'."
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She's been teaching too long!
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"You will make the same foolish mistakes you have made before, not only once but many, many times again."
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By Easter, a pardoned turkey has often lost all sense of right and wrong.
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"When I was making money, I made the most money, and now that I'm spiritual I'm the most spiritual."
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"Harold's easing into retirement."
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Hailing a Taxi
'Reception...How many times must I emphasise, I will not tolerate employees smoking outside the foyer.'
"Every worker needs to 'shed' old habits...you'll do well."
'Ol' Shep's getting up there in years.'
Before settling into married life, Holly worked at Disney World for six years.
"That's the first spontaneous thing Stephen's done for years!"
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'OK, I see you've worked as a driving instructor for the past 23 years.'
'I'm one year older and I should know better, but there are times all I want to do is tear into a new pair of slippers.'
"He used to fix roads, now he fixes computers. I guess old habits are hard to break."