A: One thing I don’t miss about working in the office, however, is the commute. Some people say they like to read on the bus, but I get travel sickness doing that, so time spent on public transport is dead time to me.
B: Yeah, I love the fact that I can just roll out of bed two minutes before class starts, and don’t even need to get fully dressed.
A: Ha, yeah, I just need to make sure I have a shirt and tie on when I attend virtual meetings. Other than that, it’s comfortable clothes all the way.
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B: Also, I don’t need to lug my books to school and back every day. All my materials are close at hand, on my desk or on the shelf.
（Paul Cooper, Taipei Times／台北時報林俐凱譯）
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Roll out of bed
Set phrase meaning to get out of bed, but implying that you are doing so later than usual.
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