(one) made (one's) (own) bed

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(one) made (one's) (own) bed

One must endure the unpleasant situation that they have created. A shortened version of "(one) has made (one's) (own) bed and (one) will have to lie in it" (and all similar variations). I don't feel at all bad that he has no friends after having sold everyone out on his way to the top. He made his own bed. It really sucks that I lost my job because of what happened, but I guess I made my own bed.
See also: bed, made
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'We made our own bed. Now we've got to dig ourselves out.'
"We kind of understand we made our own bed, and we have to lie in it now," running back Sammy Morris said.
We made our own beds, helped with the dinner, did the washing up, tidied away our toys.