The result of not being able to buy, beg
, borrow, steal, extort
, create, wait for, or otherwise obtain
an item, service or condition.
Often synonymous with "sacrifice
"Honey, I know Junior is bleeding from his eyeballs, the dog has worms, our car has no brakes, the house is up for foreclosure, we're down to our last $20 and we're out of food... But can I pleeeease
get my bowling ball customized?"