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My door was done in a moment, being fitted with a powerful bolt; but now an aching conscience made me busier than I need have been.
The need for oxygen could not have been so urgent that he must desert the usual means of supply and encroach upon the time of those who are really busier than himself.
I never saw a busier person than she seemed to be; yet it was difficult to say what she did: or rather, to discover any result of her diligence.
I have been too busy to think of food, and I am likely to be busier still this evening.
We got busier and busier, the bread got better and better, and our team has expanded.
The Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani Qatar) has said Al Ruwais Port, which is described as Qatar's northern trade gateway, "is getting busier with increased export and import of vehicles, food products, consumer cargoes and building materials".
It was already a busy stop and now is even busier when they are parked there for up to 10 minutes at a time.
Things got busier and busier and me and my husband Raff, a gardener, decided to open a shop in our home town of Ventnor on the Isle of Wight.
The service have responded to approaching three million call-outs during the last five years and services are busier and busier.
Customers should reserve a seat before they travel and expect services to be busier than usual.
The area has become busier and busier in recent years with an increase in the number of takeaways.
Keith Davies, Emergency Planning Officer at Highways England, said: Although we dont have any planned road closures, we expect the A12 near Chelmsford, the M11 junctions 7 to 9 and M25 junctions 29 to 28 to be much busier than normal.