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SUSPENDER, Scotch law. He in whose favor a suspension is made.
     2. In general a suspender is required to give caution to pay the debt in the event it shall be found due. Where the suspender cannot, from his low or suspected circumstances, procure unquestionable security, the lords admit juratory caution; but the reasons of suspension are in that case, to be considered with particular accuracy at passing the bill. Act. S. 8 Nov. 1682; Ersk. Prin. L. Scot. 4, 3, 6.

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I will thank you not to speak to me," said the garter.
To this Sancho made answer, "The three kerchiefs I have; but the garters, as much as 'over the hills of Ubeda.
The duke had a mind to keep up the sport, so he said, "It does not seem to me well done in you, sir knight, that after having received the hospitality that has been offered you in this very castle, you should have ventured to carry off even three kerchiefs, not to say my handmaid's garters.
The kerchiefs I will restore, as Sancho says he has them; as to the garters that is impossible, for I have not got them, neither has he; and if your handmaiden here will look in her hiding-places, depend upon it she will find them.
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When working in stockinette stitch, always knit the first and last stitch of every wrong-side row to create a garter selvedge.
The University of Oregon Green and Yellow Garter Bands will hold their annual "Farewell Performance" at the WOW Hall on Saturday.
West Midlands Police wanted the Star and Garter, in High Street, shut down, saying it had become a 'no-go zone' due to drugs and weapons on the premises.
The Star and Garter, a Grade II listed building so renowned it is protected by an Act of Parliament, has been converted into 86 luxury apartments and duplexes.
Elsewhere, Normanby Village edge a keenly contested game against Hemlington Social Club by the odd goal in nine, Star and Garter impressively brushed aside Marton Rovers 7-1 and Park End struck inside four minutes to set themselves up for a convincing 9-0 win over CCMI.
CREATIVE John Hill THRILLED Kim Sears has found her something new for the day she marries Andy Murray - after a bridal shop sent her a crystalcovered garter.
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