It's still your mother's house because she bought the bed, sheets, spoons, stove and curtains and mattress (for chrissake
!) and the door's welcome mat, table cloths, fridge and television and paid the first month's rent.
So the kindly thing to do is let her quietly serve out her remaining time (it can't be much longer for Chrissake
) before we guillotine the institution and avoid the grisly fate of the reign of Charles Windsor.
I'd never even considered how it would feel for somebody with eight more years to see a guy leave after eight piddlyass months, and then have that guy--a little white politician, for chrissake
!--embarrass him in front of the whole prison as the runt waltzes out the door."
"Can you, for Chrissake
?" He was sure he remembered Hudson playing halfback in practice, but the other shook his head.
And you think, 'For chrissake
, where are all the young people, the ones who might have some ideas, or some energy?' But they can't get in, because of vested interests."
I mean, academic, professional stuff, fine; but emails, for chrissake
," I declared, "if it isn't Jimmy Fowler." I walked over and extended my hand.
"People like Bill Moyers, for Chrissake
, were saying the morals have left the city," she says.
"Well, then, she said: 'Like, man, I don't see Dylan here, or Lennon, or even Woodie Guthrie, Leadbelly, or ol' Henry Purcell, fer Chrissake
! And where's "Shazam!" and "Heigh-Ho Silver--Away!" and "Look, it's a bird!" and "Kill a Commie for Christ"?
"He's a decathlete, for Chrissake
. His technique is horrible."
I mean, they locked him up on Riker's Island without bail, for Chrissake
. What does that tell you?
If that happens again, just keep talking for Chrissake
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He shoots webs out of his wrists, for chrissake
! Sometimes he's late for tea because he's been busy wrestling a mad scientist with six mechanical arms!
And I kept telling Mickey, For chrissake
man, you're going to reelect a guy who's clearly a monster and an idiot.