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Against a makeshift wall assembled from flattened tins, corrugated cardboard, and broken-down crates, a woman - wearing a muslin shift, her hair braided in the Frida Kahloesque style of Tehuantepec - appears like a beseeching figure in an ex-voto painting.
Brough Scott on Channel 4 keeps beseeching the authorities to introduce sectional timing.
And the same multitude, no doubt, is hearing the siren call of Hollywood beseeching all of our best and brightest hackers and rasters to create bigger and wilder special effects for upcoming multimillion-dollar-budgeted blockbusters.
Oh, the acrobats, how they pray to the statues of wax, their burned hands beseeching.
According to the legend, Paris came back to her beseeching her to heal his severe wounds, but she refused changing her mind too late.
I am beseeching to the higher authorities kindly look into the matter and take immediate action against the quack .
Geagea also branded the forthcoming parliamentary elections as "very crucial", beseeching citizens to assume their full responsibilities in voting for candidates capable of effecting change.
Manama, July 1 -- (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa sent a cable of condolences to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, sympathising on the demise of the late HRH Prince Khalid bin Turki bin Abdul-Aziz bin Turki Al Saud, beseeching Allah the Almighty to accommodate the deceased in His mercy and bliss in His vastest paradises.
When I saw Blair hovering at the shoulder of Bush as the latter gnawed uncouthly on a chewy piece of food, it reminded me of a fawning courtier beseeching for preferment and currying favour from a sozzled old monarch.
He's rousting assembled fans from their mid-afternoon stupors, beseeching them to make some spirited yet meaningless noise.
In his delivered word, Lazzarini hailed the city's hospitality in hosting Syrian refugees, beseeching the international community to support Lebanon's local councils to ease the burdens of the influx of Syrian refugees.
Manama, July 1 -- (BNA): His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa the Prime Minister sent a cable of condolences to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, sympathising on the demise of the late HRH Prince Khalid bin Turki bin Abdul-Aziz bin Turki Al Saud, beseeching Allah the Almighty to accommodate the deceased in His mercy and bliss in His vastest paradises.