Wish granted, but eventually the storyline dries up as the writers run out of ideas. Then, once you think it can't get any worse, you get sucked into the TV and are forced to be their patient for every episode.
I wish I was mechanically savvy enough to fix my own car and not have it fall apart on me.
Wish granted, but its snow so much, you can't leave the house.. and THEN your house catches fire... but the fire truck can't make it to your house because of the snow! :O
I wish I didn't have to present a scene from Macbeth in front of my english class.