approaching an end

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It is ostensibly the narrative of the adventures of a young Spaniard, but as a story it rambles on formlessly without approaching an end, and its real purpose is to serve as an utterly cynical indictment of mankind, the institutions of society, and accepted moral principles.
The report pointed out that the stock market is witnessing a relative state of anticipation as the third quarter of this year is approaching an end and as investors await listed companies to announce their financial statements for the first nine months of 2014.
With his time at Birmingham rapidly approaching an end - Morrison is preparing for a A2 million move and it is looking increasingly likely that he will leave the Premiership.
But Gary Marshall, head of bereavement services, said: "Although the fuel crisis seems to be approaching an end, I really can't see people coming along on Sunday when it's more likely they need to be out buying bread and milk."