story of (one's) life

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story of (one's) life

One experiences that frequently or repeatedly. A: "I can't remember where I left my keys." B: "Story of my life, dude." The story of her life, thus far, has been being in the right place at the right time.
See also: life, of, story
References in classic literature ?
I may overtax your patience with the story of my life so different from yours, not only in all the facts but altogether in spirit.
I always think it must have been so nice for the people in the old novels, when they used to say: "Sit down and I will tell you the story of my life.
The Story of My Life is the true-life autobiography of baseball legend Hank Greenberg, the first Jewish player elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Darrow wrote several books, including Crime: Its Cause and Treatment (1925), The Prohibition Mania (1927), and The Story of My Life (1932).
Reading Jason's story was like reading the story of my life.
Pimp: The Story of My Life by Iceberg Slim and Whoreson: The Story of a Ghetto Pimp by Donald Goines were his "guilty pleasures.
Taylor points to the anticipated release of Pimp: The Story of My Life, a film version of Iceberg Slims autobiography produced by and starring Ice Cube.
BOOK OF A LIFETIME: Chronicle your family's health history and other activities in BioBinder's ``Cherished Memories - The Story of My Life.
Published in 1967, Pimp: The Story of My Life was the first-person account of Robert Beck's 30-year-career in the street flesh trade.
introduces BioBinder's(TM) "Cherished Memories -- The Story of My Life," an easy to use, comprehensive binder to organize and chronicle the story of loved ones' lives.
It's the story of my life, but I'm not going to let that dictate anything.