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And now, fair sir, I must hasten back to see how my rogues have fared with the brawn.
It grows with the limbs and the heart of the boy, grows with his muscles and his brawn.
Palfrey's brawn, he would find the very best of cold eating.
He was but an adult child, with the brain and brawn of a man, and the ignorance and inexperience of the new-born.
Heaped up on the floor, to form a kind of throne, were turkeys, geese, game, poultry, brawn, great joints of meat, sucking-pigs, long wreaths of sausages, mince-pies, plum-puddings, barrels of oysters, red-hot chestnuts, cherry-cheeked apples, juicy oranges, luscious pears, immense twelfth-cakes, and seething bowls of punch, that made the chamber dim with their delicious steam.
Holly, mistletoe, red berries, ivy, turkeys, geese, game, poultry, brawn, meat, pigs, sausages, oysters, pies, puddings, fruit, and punch, all vanished instantly.
Much the same is it with many other sinewy Saxonisms of this sort, which emigrated to New-England rocks with the noble brawn of the old English emigrants in the time of the Commonwealth.
But Christmas puddings, brawn, and abundance of spirituous liquors, throwing the mental originality into the channel of nightmare, are great preservatives against a dangerous spontaneity of waking thought.
Gilligan) Brawn Bragdon, 74Northbridge / Grafton - Carol A.
Formula One legend Ross Brawn waved the chequered flag on his career yesterday ending months of speculation.
Ross Brawn and Mercedes announced a parting of ways, recently, with the Briton leaving the Formula One team at the end of the year after handing over as principal to Toto Wolff and Paddy Lowe.
LEWIS HAMILTON has hailed Ross Brawn as "a great leader" who he feels has laid the foundations for a successful tilt at next year's Formula One world title.