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aggrandizing desire to promote an affair with her wealthy employer's son.
That aggrandizing the self at the expense of other people is somehow "right"?
So it is a rare pleasure when a retrospective actually succeeds in aggrandizing its subject, and, if only in this regard, the Hayward Gallery's "Lucio Fontana" is a triumph.
As the letter stated: "While Steel Partners can, and apparently has decided to, pursue an agenda, the sole purpose of which is enriching and aggrandizing Steel Partners, the Board has a far broader constituency and will continue to evaluate and, when and where appropriate, adopt measures and pursue courses of action that benefit all of the shareholders it represents.