do something in your own sweet time/way

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in (one's) own sweet time

At one's own preferred pace, with little regard for how others feel about it. Don't worry, I'll get the assignment done, just in my own sweet time, OK?
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in (one's) own sweet way

In one's own unique style or manner, with little regard for how others feel about it. Don't even bother trying to micromanage him. He'll get the assignment done, just in his own sweet way.
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do something in your ˌown sweet ˈtime/ˈway

(informal) do something how and when you want to, even though this might annoy other people: I tried to give her some advice but she just went on in her own sweet way.It’s no use trying to hurry him. He’ll do it in his own sweet time.
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