'What kind of sick and twisted toy factory is this?'
'We are all the sum of our tears. Too little and the ground is not fertile, and nothing can grow there. Too much, the best of us is washed away.'
"Better to be dead and cool, than alive and uncool."
They're "the world's local bank", and the biggest too, including North America. They use the letters in their name because they stand for Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation, though nowadays they're based in London. All banks may reserve the right to question a large withdrawal if it's unusual. Where HSBC went too far was in asking what it was to be used for. They've changed their policy. (which seems to have been in place for three months, but customers have only just noticed?)
I love the smell of face-palm in the morning!
"You ain't no Muslim bruv!"
Some friends of ours learned this week after one of their parents died that the bank will take inventory on your safety deposit box after one spouse dies. There was 30k dollars in the box and now their father is having to be specific where it came from and why it is there.