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ILEX

abbreviation for INSTITUTE OF LEGAL EXECUTIVES.
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Then she hastened back to Mount Holly, shut herself up in her room, and read the letters.
"It isn't very pretty," said Rose, who was trimming the chimney-piece with glossy holly sprays.
it breaks my heart to see it," croaked Aunt Myra, as Rose came down a little late, with cheeks almost as ruddy as the holly berries on the wall, and every curl as smooth as Phebe's careful hands could make it.
The standards to be roses; juniper; holly; berberries (but here and there, because of the smell of their blossoms); red currants; gooseberries; rosemary; bays; sweetbriar; and such like.
The light of the engine flashed for a second upon Tess Durbeyfield's figure, motionless under the great holly tree.
"Just on the other side of the holly," Penelope went on, "Mr.
With that, he made a polite bow; and, with another to Miss Dartle, went away through the arch in the wall of holly by which he had come.
If I could work my will,' said Scrooge indignantly, `every idiot who goes about with "Merry Christmas" on his lips, should be boiled with his own pudding, and buried with a stake of holly through his heart.
The brightness of the shops where holly sprigs and berries crackled in the lamp heat of the windows, made pale faces ruddy as they passed.
Places of honour had been kept for the Miss Lammeters near the head of the principal tea-table in the wainscoted parlour, now looking fresh and pleasant with handsome branches of holly, yew, and laurel, from the abundant growths of the old garden; and Nancy felt an inward flutter, that no firmness of purpose could prevent, when she saw Mr.
The Spice Girls star says her bandmate and the This Morning host shared a "girl kiss", despite Holly's insistence that she's never experimented with a women.