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Through them, like a struggling swimmer in broken water, came the perplexing question, what am I to do to-morrow?
The most perplexing question was where to find a teacher.
Yes, they are splendid, splendid youngsters," chimed in the count, who always solved questions that seemed to him perplexing by deciding that everything was splendid.
she exclaimed, as if she had found the answer to some momentarily perplexing question.
Darling found things she could not understand, and of these quite the most perplexing was the word Peter.
This was very perplexing to the traveler, and a stranger might have thought he could never cross the Ripple Land at all.
For Glinda gave her good advice on all occasions; and the Woggle-Bug, who was appointed to the important post of Public Educator, was quite helpful to Ozma when her royal duties grew perplexing.
Jasper's face; a very perplexing expression too, for Mr.
Crisparkle continuing to observe it, found it even more perplexing than before, inasmuch as it seemed to denote (which could hardly be) some close internal calculation.
One perplexing aspect was the grandfather provision, which stated that health care plans in effect when the law was passed were exempt from meeting some of the requirements of new plans.
Vickers has produced a succinct and perceptive guide to these perplexing issues, and offers an alternative way of reading Wesley on three major points.
EDDIE Murphy, Chairman and MD of Ford Ireland has said he has found it perplexing that the government hasn't introduced a scrappage scheme as part of its emergency budget on Wednesday.