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And this is the dissolution:-- In plants that grow in the earth, as well as in animals that move on the earth's surface, fertility and sterility of soul and body occur when the circumferences of the circles of each are completed, which in short-lived existences pass over a short space, and in long-lived ones over a long space.
my dream of universal irresistibility was but short-lived, for next afternoon, as William and I sat out at some cafe together, I found myself the object of chaff.
And when he replied that fame without love was no attraction in his eyes, she treated him as a child whose sorrows were only short-lived.
We do not hear that Memnon's statue gave forth its melody at all under the rushing of the mightiest wind, or in response to any other influence divine or human than certain short-lived sunbeams of morning; and we must learn to accommodate ourselves to the discovery that some of those cunningly fashioned instruments called human souls have only a very limited range of music, and will not vibrate in the least under a touch that fills others with tremulous rapture or quivering agony.
The first fall snow was flying that day, and the Arctic winter was closing down; but Daylight had no eyes for the bleak-gray sadness of the dying, short-lived summer.
Contract notice: Temporary layout of the "la ruche" space as a short-lived public space and exhibition space
The deposition in microtidal environment are generally under low energy conditions occasionally punctuated by short-lived high energy events.
The study, based on the analysis of decay products of short-lived nuclei of Beryllium-10 in meteorites, argues that shockwaves from a supernova roughly 12 times heavier than our sun may have triggered a gravitational collapse in a cloud of gas and dust 4.
Lebanese star Maya Diab will have a short-lived life, according to a fortune teller
The celebrations short-lived heading the three minutes he rose putSterling-A Connor Franklin free-kick found Darryl Knights and, although his shot hit the upright, the ball was launched back into the danger zone where Brown stooped to head home.
Summary: The June slowdown in the decline in car and LCV sales proved to be short-lived, as sales fell 16.
He also has a girlfriend, but their romance may be short-lived unless the NHS agrees to give him a PS30,000-a-year drug to shrink a life-threatening tumour.