please oneself

please oneself

to do what one wishes. We don't mind whether you stay or not. Please yourself! The boss preferred me to work late, but he told me to please myself.
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Such capacity, signaled by repeated claims to have freedom (tauata'ina) or to be able to please oneself (faiteliha pe koe), was always constrained and hemmed in by duties and obligations, but it was strongly recognized and articulated by persons, recognized and accommodated in each other.
To please one's parents and to please oneself is a conflict that many young people find themselves stuck in.
If one was a school master it was a reserved occupation; one could please oneself about joining the Army, air force or navy, or staying on to teach the children.
In the press release, he claims Magritte as a model for working only to please oneself, nose-thumbing critical opinion, and Magritte seems to drive much of the imagery as well (e.