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Next day Betsy herself came to him in the morning, and announced that she had heard through Oblonsky as a positive fact that Alexey Alexandrovitch had agreed to a divorce, and that therefore Vronsky could see Anna.
If you think there's enough in this chain of circumstances put together-- in the undoubted strong likeness of this young lady to your ladyship, which is a positive fact for a jury; in her having been brought up by Miss Barbary; in Miss Barbary stating Miss Summerson's real name to be Hawdon; in your ladyship's knowing both these names VERY WELL; and in Hawdon's dying as he did--to give your ladyship a family interest in going further into the case, I will bring these papers here.
I have been unconscious as I walked, it's a positive fact," said Razumov to himself in wonder.
Playmore answered, "muddled up together, as you may say--but positive facts for all that.
Philip Fairlie; secondly, to prove by positive facts, that the funeral which they had attended in Limmeridge churchyard was the funeral of another woman; thirdly, to give them a plain account of how it had all happened.
The headline as written put a negative spin on the positive fact that the UO's overall six-year graduation rate is substantially higher than that of the other public universities in the state, and emphasized the difference between the two rather than their absolute values.
He said the positive fact was that Greece remained within the Eurozone, acknowledging the suffering of the Greek people because of the austerity measures offered in return of the 240 billion euro bailout, which was concluded in 2010 with the troika - the European Commission, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and European Central Bank (ECB).
At the same time, the chief of staff pointed to the "real, positive fact of a sharp increase of trade turnover between [Russia's] eastern regions and the corresponding regions of China.
Sadly, it's on that positive fact, our affection for them, that the crooks thrive.
It is a positive fact that there has been so much discussion of the Pride Parade in Cyprus and abroad because the more you talk about it, the more chance we have for a change" said Fatima Islam
The participants of the meeting have stressed Ukraine and the EU are at the outset of the road, but the positive fact is that the two sides express a desire and readiness to do whatever is needed to ensure gradual rapprochement.
The other positive fact of creating this kind of utility would be to create better data.

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