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living the dream

Leading an extremely ideal life, especially in relation to one's career. (Sometimes said ironically to mean the opposite.) Daniel: "John got a great new job testing video games, and he gets to travel to gaming conventions all over the world!" Janet: "Wow, it sounds like he's living the dream!" The only job I could get with my bachelor's degree was some mind-numbing data entry work. I'm really living the dream these days.
See also: dream, living
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He is retired and is physically and financially able to "Always Live the Dream.
David Dale added: "Football Aid allows fans to live the dream and follow in the footsteps of their Everton heroes by bidding for the chance to play at Goodison Park.
Championship The festivities will start, however, on Thursday, August 21, when the Forth to live the dream and dream work.
Chris, 21, is starting to live the dream of being a full-time player after winning the Samsung Win A Pro Contract competition.
Summary: Rio Ferdinand's Live the Dream Foundation held it's annual celebrity auction at Billingsgate market on Wednesday night.
The Manchester United star is giving the classic car - a replica of the model legendary actor James Dean had - to his Live The Dream Foundation charity.
WE'VE stepped it up a gear this week to offer superbike fans the ultimate prize that will help them live the dream.
We applaud BLACK ENTERPRISE for bringing important issues to our attention as a black community so that we, too, can live the dream.
They said they wanted to live the dream and here we are.
Live the Dream is a Midland-based company which caters for people stuck in a rut over jobs, relationships or other crucial aspects of their lives.
LIVE THE DREAM brought some respite to what had been a frustrating afternoon for Martin Pipe and Tony McCoy when she gamely landed the handicap hurdle by three lengths from Monger Lane, writes Neil Morrice.
Victory for Live The Dream in the Tote Exacta Hurdle at Cheltenham yesterday enabled Tony McCoy to see out the old year in high spirits following a woeful start to the afternoon for the champion jockey.
Two turf horses earned their second stakes victories of the meet Wednesday: Joe Who (in the Live the Dream Handicap) and Tuzla (in the Palomar).
KIDS have always dreamed of running away to join the circus - and Jenni Falconer is going to live the dream.
Anne Wilkinson has launched Live the Dream, a lifestyle business which offers a combination of services plus events and products and a Live the Dream club.