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After sitting by the window for nearly an hour, her eyes looking mechanically at the view, her mind empty of all impressions, and conscious of no thoughts, she shook off the strange waking stupor that possessed her, and rose to prepare herself for the serious business of the day.
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Summary: Miami: World number one Novak Djokovic and Russian Maria Sharapova shook off windy conditions to .
Two-time Olympic 10,000 metres champion Tulu, 37, first shook off Daunay and then Petrova as she turned for home at the 26-mile mark and won the race in two hours 28 minutes and 52 seconds, eight seconds ahead of the Russian with Daunay third in 2:29:16 and 35-year-old Radcliffe, putting in a late rally, fourth in 2:29:27.
Two-time Olympic 10,000m champion Tulu, 37, first shook off Daunay and then the dogged Petrova as she turned for home at the 26-mile mark and won the race in two hours 28 minutes and 52 seconds, eight seconds ahead of the Russian with Daunay third in 2:29:16 holding off a late Radcliffe rally, the Briton finishing fourth in 2:29:27.
Two-time Olympic 10,000 metres champion Tulu, 37, shook off Daunay and then Petrova as she turned for home at the 26-mile mark and won the race in two hours 28 minutes and 52 seconds, eight seconds ahead of the Russian with Daunay third in 2:29:16 and Radcliffe finishing fourth in 2:29:27.
Two-time Olympic 10,000 metres champion Tulu, 37, first shook off Daunay and then the dogged Petrova as she turned for home at the 26-mile mark and won the race in two hours 28 minutes and 52 seconds, eight seconds ahead of the Russian with Daunay third in 2:29:16 holding off a late Radcliffe rally, the Briton finishing fourth in 2:29:27 There was a milestone victory in the men's race as Meb Keflezighi became the first American since Alberto Salazar in 1982 to win in New York, shaking off four-time Boston champion Robert Cheruiyot over the three miles to take victory in a personal best 2:09.
Top-seeded Vedurgo Hills of Tujunga shook off a sluggish first half behind three touchdown passes from quarterback Stephen Miller to beat Lincoln of Los Angeles 26-6 in the first round Thursday.
Kendall shook off a boyfriend in Australia and signed on as English teacher and the only female crew member on a Chinese ship.
A distinctly New Age tinge, heightened by the presence of crystals scattered among the towels, seemed to conjure an air of the sacred, even as a book on display--1724; Birth of the Cunt--evoked the Enlightenment ideals that shook off the shackles of religion.