Just used the phrase “the next generation” completely seriously in a cover letter as a synonym for kids. Trying to decide if that will come off as too pretentious, or if it’s worth it because Star Trek.
- Roommate: I think I'm going to throw this whisk away.
- Me: Oh, why?
- Roommate: It keeps getting caught in the drawer.
- Me: Move it to the cabinet?
- Roommate: Wow, that's a good idea, thanks!