No, what he didn't like about heroes was that they were usually suicidally gloomy when sober and homicidally insane when drunk.
("The Color of Magic")
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In defiance of Miss Maccalariat I'd like to commit hanky-panky with you, Miss Adora Belle Dearheart... well, certainly hanky, and possibly panky when we get to know one another better.
Shadwell hated all southerners and, by inference, was standing at the North Pole.
Did I do anything last night that suggested I was sane?
You did what you were told or you didn't get paid, and if things went wrong it wasn't your problem. It was the fault of whatever idiot has accepted this message for sending in the first place. No one cared about you, and everyone at headquarters was an idiot. It wasn't your fault, no one listened to you. Headquarters had even started an Employee of the Month scheme to show how much they cared. That was how much they didn't care.
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