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Qamar said how our other sports bodies can remain aloof in such circumstances.
Lily's Rainbow and Princess Aloof, fourth and seventh, were doing their best work in the closing stages, suggesting the extra three furlongs they tackle should be beneficial.
THE Liver Bird stands up above Upon the Liver's roof He looks out across the Mersey So regal and aloof He looks out across our city He stands so proud and still People came from near and far Just to look at him He is the very symbol That Liverpool stands for Like phoenix from the ashes He rises even more He has seen the desecration This city has been through Going back so many years Before World War Two Every generation Has looked up to him with pride Just knowing that he'standing there To show everyone worldwide That Liverpool is special Liverpool is grand And that is why in Liverpool The Liver Bird does stand by F Renton, Croxteth Park
wonderfully played by Buttereld, is too aloof to be cute while his mother and teacher are so plausibly nervy, you're never sure if the attraction they feel for one Our young hero, wonderfully played by Buttereld, is too aloof to be cute while his mother and teacher are so plausibly nervy, you're never sure if the attraction they feel for one another will ever blossom into romance.
Our young hero, wonderfully played by Butterfield, is too aloof to be cute.
Now the earthenware pot tried its best to keep aloof from the brass one, which cried out: "Fear nothing, friend, I will not strike you.
London, July 2 ( ANI ): Former team-mate Iain O'Brien has said banned former New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent was an easy target for match fixers because of his aloof behaviour and feeling of self-doubt.
PAWAN, Mukesh and Vinay -- the three of the six accused in the gang rape and murder case of the 23- year- old physiotherapy student -- keep themselves aloof inside the four walls of the Tihar Jail.
63,172 men from 14 countries participated in a survey and 74% believe that modern women have become too mean, aloof and indifferent when it comes to dating.
And if you watch the clip on YouTube, I'm so aloof I look bored.
Japan has so far been aloof to nuclear technology sharing with India because of New Delhi not being a signatory to the NPT.
ISLAMABAD, May 09, 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- Kashmiri Pundits kept themselves aloof from the fourth phase of Indian parliamentary elections like Kashmiri Muslims, in occupied Kashmir,.