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Deign had been found too formal, please too informal.
I sincerely hope the courts take this into account and do not deign to waste any more public time and money on this "case", and that the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds concentrate their efforts on matters with more sinister intent than Mr Railton's unfortunate mistake.
Margaret O'Leary also began her career as a trainee reporter for Celtic Newspapers before being appointed news sub-editor for the Echo in 1988 and is now a senior deign sub-editor at the paper.
But he just stuck with the Packard crowd - he didn't deign to come over and talk to us Studebakers.
It is beyond belief that he has resorted to using the columns of The Journal- and for ncjMedia to deign to give him the benefit of the column inches - to tell the world that he's lost the contents of his email boxes ("Please send important emails again", Voice of the North, November 15).
And the Cullompton trainer believes he may have another fair runner as the game La Vie Est Belle held off Deign To Dance in a tight finish.
MADONNA, who is fast gaining a reputation among hotel managers for insisting that rooms be repainted and furniture replaced before she'll deign to set foot in them, has revealed she wants to get married to boyfriend Guy Ritchie in Westminster Abbey.
But when Namaan came, Elisha would not deign even to go out to see him; only a demeaning message came back: "Go and wash seven times in the Jordan .
And not only would I turn my nose up at those who would deign scrunch their snouts in response to our counter's undeniable aroma, I would all but hiss at those who dared balk at our prices.
To be honest, the writing improves when the gals deign to "stoop" just a little.
You don't suppose there's any point in hoping they finally come to their senses and reinstate Angus Deayton do you, or that he'd deign to return?
British soldiers died in Iraq, yet the Foreign Office doesn't deign to comment on alleged doubts expressed by a senior member of the Cabinet.