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Williams, now aged 60, replied: "And I put it to you bluntly, Mr Egan, no.
To put it bluntly, I was willing to hustle to pay for the education my family could not afford.
The adult children of the elderly speak bluntly in this month's cover story by Kathy Saunders, "Assisted Living: When it's your turn to care for your parents" (page 12-17).
"I saw that as a smokescreen for accountability," he says bluntly. The number-crunching meant he could calmly show upset faculty that, when pitted against a school with the same demographics, they still came in last.
Because authors Greg Morrison and Yanick Rice Lamb bluntly explain why bid whist--black America's card game of choice--is so demanding.
As he put it bluntly in that New Orleans speech, "It is entrepreneurship that helps break the cycle of poverty, and we will take the side of entrepreneurs."
Thus 80 percent of those detained at the border answered in the affirmative when asked by the Border Patrol if they would apply for amnesty, one of them bluntly stating: "Yes, I am not stupid."
Eisenhower said the bomb was "no longer mandatory as a measure to save American lives." At one point after the war he said bluntly, "It wasn't necessary to hit them with that awful thing."
After all, she was a woman who had 'an aching to be held, to be cuddled, to be loved.' But then at a critically romantic stage, the expert seducer bluntly asked: 'Why do you think your career's gone so quiet?' Would French or Italian lovers be quite so tactless do you think
Lebanese opposition leaders have bluntly accused Damascus of involvement in the Beirut car bombing which killed the former premier and several of his bodyguards.