Contemplating her navel - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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contemplate (one's) navel
To be excessively focused on one's personal problems or concerns. Good luck getting John's attention—he's too busy contemplating his navel to help anybody else.
contemplate your navel spend time complacently considering yourself or your own interests; concentrate on one issue at the expense of a wider view.
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While yet another song for her husband, the frightful The Right Man, makes you think she's better when contemplating her navel