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"Sometimes I feel like I'm trapped in a tiny room, looking out at a world that's passing me by. . ."
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Try our frogs' legs.
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"I know you're hurting. We're all hurting."
Tags:tortures, dungeon, dungeons, dungeon keeper, dungeon keepers, vice, vices, prison, prisoner, prisoners, imprisoned, imprison, jail, jailed, jailer, sympathy, sympathetic, empathy, empathetic, pity, pitied, commiserate, commiseration, suffering, suffer, interrogation, interrogations, emotional pain, emotional baggage, sympathize, sympathise, sympathizing, sympathising, confession, confessions
"I feel bad about Nora Ephron's neck."
To hat and hat not.
"Let me be honest with you, as I'm out of all other options."
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"I see you've got 'You Light Up My Life' stuck in your head. My sympathies."
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"If it's any consolation it was not the virus."
Tags:surgery, surgeries, surgeon, surgeons, theatre, surgical theatre, operating, operation, operating theatre, operating room, o.r., bad news, unsuccessful, reassure, reassures, reassuring, reassurance, corona virus, covid, covid-19, coronavirus, consolation, comfort, comforting, complication, complications, sympathy, sympathetic, sympathise, sympathises, sympathising, sympathize, sympathizing, accidental death, accidental deaths
"Thanks for walking a mile in my shoe but it's beginning to hurt now."
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'There is no one who understands me.'
"Sure they're dead and walking around, but a few of them are still shopping."
Victim of cutbacks at PBS.
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'Before you continue on your emotional tirade, let me know if you're picking up on my non evaluative and empathetic listening.'
"Poor thing. All she knows is war."
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"Now you know how I feel."
Tags:covid, corona, coronavirus, covid-19, covid 19, virus, viruses, pandemic, pandemics, pet, pets, cat, cats, cat owner, cat owners, cat lover, cat lovers, quarantine, quarantines, quarantining, quarantining, outside, social distance, social distancing, social isolation, socially isolating, wfh, stay at home, miserable, trapped, feel trapped, relatable, relate, relates, relating to, sympathise, sympathy, sympathize
"My heart goes out to the White House lawyers."
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'I didn't realize how the invisible fence made you feel until I got my ankle bracelet.'
"The days of the bartender-psychologist are over, but I can help if you have any software problems."
Tags:bar, bars, bartender, bartenders, pub, pubs, modern technology, modern technologies, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, psychologist, psychiatrist, counselor, counsellor, counselling, counseling, counselors, counselers, bartender-psychologist, life problems, mental health problems, mental health problem, mental health disorder, software, software, software problems, commiserate, commiserating, complain, complaining, customer service, sympathise, sympathising, sympathize, sympathizing, techy, techie, it expert, it experts, millennial, millennials
'You don't want to sign? Hmmm... when I was a kid, I got all I wanted when I started to cry. Is there any chance that this could still work?'
"Myrna! Feel sorry for Mrs. DeStefano. She's never read Eudora Welty."
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"I feel kind of bad for 2021, we're putting an awful lot of pressure on it."
'Misery only loves company if the company does't know any specifics.'
'I'm afraid to ask.'
"Gee, I never looked at it from your point of view."
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Coach notes the complaints of an employee.
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