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fishing

speculative. In referring to interrogatories in England, or diligence in Scotland, it means that the purpose of obtaining the powers to inquire or search is not known; rather it is hoped that once granted something will turn up. Courts generally do not grant such orders.
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So that Sawiya is more often known in this area in terms of her role in the constitution of ato ela gi--women's 'way of life' or 'way of doing', and is represented as the primary female Gogodala ancestor whose actions and behaviour set the basis of women's work and way of life (particularly in the village context) as suggested in the following comment by Bagaliyato and Sawiyato in 2000: 'everything that a woman does now was taught by Sawiya: like making nets, like making fishtraps, making sago--Sawiya taught us'.
Deena Groom from The Royal Commission looks into the dramatic changes to the sea level of the fishtrap, offering an astonishing glimpse into the impact of climate change on our coast.
While two of those properties, the Lansd-owne House and Fishtrap projects, are located in the James Bay lowlands, the third sits next to the Montcalm mine.
BARBARA'S FISHTRAP With its anchor-and-schooner tablecloths and faux-fishnet ceiling, the Pillar Point Harbor classic is strictly old school--just the way we like it.
After all, Pikeville is gearing up for Hillbilly Days next month and the weekly newspaper said residents of nearby Fishtrap are worried about some new costs they're going to have to deal with.
He continued working in the Dallas, music scene, performing with Dallas' premiere funk and R&B band Mingo Fishtrap, Debra Vial, Shara, and Function Junction.
There are two lures that Spike wouldn't want to be without: the Fishtrap soft plastic swim bait that imitates Southern California baitfish and the Luhr Jensen Crocodile - a proven lure for any species in any conditions, Spike said.
Aproveche del ultimo dia de concierto del Mardi Gras con: Mingo Fishtrap.