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The fifth, that it beats down the price of land; for the employment of money, is chiefly either merchandizing or purchasing; and usury waylays both.
A police spokesman informed here Tuesday that the police received information about the presence of three suspects who tried to waylay a person in Hali Road area.
IT used to be said that the best way to lure tourists to the North East was to waylay them en route to Scotland.
was featured last fall in Take Home Chef, an offbeat reality TV show on the Discovery Channel in which Australian master chef Curtis Stone descends upon a supermarket to waylay a customer in need of a home-cooked meal.