1. My ex-girlfriend was matter-of-fact when she returned my stuff to me. She was not emotional about it at all.2. Don't take your mother for granted. She does far more for you than she's obligated to.3. Most take their parents' love for them for granted. They do not give; they only receive.
 Matter-of-fact A takes B for grantedA takes B for granted 指 A 把 B 視為理所當然
1. 我前女友把我東西還我時保持著理所當然的態度.2. 別視母親為理所當然, 她為你做的事遠遠超過她應該做的.
After her husband went on a business tri to Paris, she waited for his return anxiously.