be remiss

See: default
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That he might not be remiss in his part of the engagement, he resolved to wait full two hours, on this third and last night.
Therefore,not to be remiss in his duty as a father, he threw a pair of sea-boots at Pleasant, which she ducked to avoid, and then cried, poor thing, using her hair for a pocket-handkerchief.
I WOULD be surprised if any tickets were left at this point, but it would be remiss of me not to mention that tomorrow, former Nicholas Chamberlain schoolboy Peter Doherty takes to the stage at Society.
Jack Clement, the studio engineer on the day four young musicians started an impromptu jam session, said to himself, "I think I'd be remiss not to record this.
HAVING arrived back in Ireland after attending the TUC Conference in Liverpool courtesy of the RMT trade union, I felt it would be remiss of me not to comment on my visit.
I would be remiss if I did not also acknowledge Brenda and her extraordinary professional accomplishments.
It would also be remiss of me not to thank Airbus for allowing the opportunity to resell this much-coveted sponsorship package.
WITH Remembrance Tide and Royal British Legion's 2012-13 Poppy Appeal nearly upon us, it would be remiss of me not to say a big thanK you to all those members of the general public and of course the business sector of the city of Cardiff who once again were very supportive of our 2011-12 Poppy Appeal.
Trainers who complain about a lack of pre-Cheltenham opportunities would be remiss not to consider making entries at Taunton and the track deserves to be rewarded by some excellent horses.
IT really would be remiss of me not to congratulate my fellow scribe, Syd Vaughan, on completing his 4,000th published letter, a remarkable achievement by any standards.
Naming your property has a value and I think any chief executive would be remiss not to take advantage of he naming rights option or to at least consider it.
IT WOULD be remiss of me not to mention the ipad, with it being such a big talking point at the moment.