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    #1

    Tough beans

    Holly has just said to Paul that she's going to marry one man which is disgusting for her but he is "the ninth-richest man in America under 50":
    - Do I detect a look of disapproval in your eye? Tough beans, buddy, 'cause that's the way it's gonna be.
    Breakfast at Tiffany's, movie

    I didn't find this expression in dictionaries. What does that mean?
    Thank you.


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    Re: Tough beans

    Please be aware that I'm neither a native English speaker nor a teacher.

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    Re: Tough beans

    I had never seen/heard it before now.

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    Re: Tough beans

    New to me too.

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