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"Forward and backward, not up and down!"
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"This way we avoid the turnpike."
Tags:taxi, taxis yellow cab, yellow cabs, cab, cabs, turnpike, turnpikes, shortcut, shortcuts, longcut, longcuts, long way round, long way around, alien, aliens, ufo, ufos, extraterrestrial, extraterrestrials, space, space travel, avoid traffic, avoiding traffic, wrong way, wrong direction, wrong directions
"Hang on, I think I know what we're doing wrong."
"The sat-nav said this was where the pub was...I wonder how long it will take them to build it?"
'There's something very odd here.'
"I don't tell you how to do your job—don't tell me how to do mine!"
Tags:taxi, taxis, cab, cabs, taxi cab, taxi cabs, taxi driver, taxi drivers, cab driver, cab drivers, cabbie, cabbies, taxi man, driver, drivers, drive, drives, automobile, automobile, car, cars, vehicle, vehicles, transport, transportation, lost, confused, confusion, wrong way, mistake, mistakes, backseat driver, backseat drivers, back-seat driver, back-seat drivers, driving, nag, passenger, passengers, forest, directions, direction
"Of course I'm no expert, but wasn't that supposed to go the other way? I mean, did you even look at the directions?"
'Here's the problem. Our GPS system is in kilometers, not miles.'
"It's really none of my business, Montresor, but are you sure you're going about this in the right way?"
Tags:poe, edgar allan poe, cask of amontillado, wall up, walls up, walling up, walled up, mistake, mistakes, mishap, mishaps, accident, accidents, murder, murders, murdering, murderer, murderers, incompetent, incompetence, wrong way, incorrect, counterproductive, self-harm, self-harms, self-harming, horror, horror classic, horror classics, horror writer, horror writers, short story, short stories, catacombs, wall off, walls off, walling off, wall, walls, brick wall, brick walls, wine cellar, wine cellars, cellar, cellars, montresor
Workers lose their way while building a bridge.
'Maybe I better look at the map again...'
Napoleon marches off alone
Tags:army, armies, soldier, soliders, napoleonic army, napoleonic armies, napoleonic soldier, napoleonic soliders, nineteenth-century army, nineteenth-century armies, nineteenth-century soldier, nineteenth-century soliders, napoleon, striking out alone, alone, wrong way, wrong direction, napoleonic wars, solo mission, solo missions, solo, retreat, retreating army
"Two wrongs do not make a right."
"John, the bees go on the outside."
Tags:beekeeper, beekeepers, beekeeping, bee, bees, bumble bee, bumble bees, honey bee, honey bees, honey, bee colonies, man-made, hive, hives, apiculture, apiarist, apiarists, apiary, apiaries, bee yard, bee yards, sting, stinging, stung, idiot, incompetence, idiots, incompetents, incompetent, wrong way, accident, bug, bugs, insect, insects, animal, animals
'Don't try getting polite with me!'
The bittersweet joy of running the fastest 100 meters in human history then realizing you've run it the wrong way.
Going the wrong way on the road to riches and easy street
US farm goods
"I can see you're a ski newbie."
'Psssst! Ump! Wrong way!'
Tags:ump, umps, umpire, umpires, ref, refs, referee, referees, baseball, base ball, bat, bats, batting, batter, batters, batsman, batsmen, spectator, spectators, wrong way, not looking, miss, misses, missed, missing, eyesight, eye sight, sight, see, sees, seeing, saw, pitch, pitches, pitching, in the bleachers, bleachers, in the bleachers
'He always tees off like that. He used to throw the discus in college.'
'Now was his beak always on the back of his head like this? That's remarkable.'
'Are you sure that's the right map?'
"There are two ways to do this job. The right way and the wrong way!"