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And yet, if the truth must be told, this wretch, who had stolen what was the boast of man, and the dowry of a woman, did not consider himself as a thief.
Former MP Slobodan Najdovski comments for Utrinski vesnik that the debate in the public and the boasts of the Government over the law on single erasing of citizens' debts has quieted down.
Psychology professor Cary Cooper, of Lancaster University said that one in 10 says he boasts in an attempt to win respect and in the past, men were more likely to be the main breadwinners, with a need to boast to achieve success within the competitive male- dominated workplace.
0 ICS-based tablet boasts of the ability to make voice calls, joining many similar recent offerings by manufacturers such as Micromax, HCL, Pantel, and Swipe.
The secluded tight-knit community boasts spacious villas and sizable apartments with sea views and fantastic amenities in a Spanish Mediterranean-themed design.
The dining area boasts a solid wood floor and there is a guest bedroom with sumptuous en-suite bathroom fitted with a contemporary white suite featuring a large free-standing bath and walk-in shower cubicle.
This one-stop touch screen PC from Asus boasts that it can be "your computer, communications hub, home cinema, music player and personal organiser all in one".
2 : to have and be proud of having <Our school boasts more top students than any other in the city.
At the other end of the extreme is the Ecomotive Ibiza which boasts 99g/km CO2 emissions making it one of the cleanest cars on sale.
The Gate Worldwide boasts offices in New York, London, Hong Kong and South Africa and represents an impressive roster of tenants, including BMW, Nikon, Ameritrade and Fortune Magazine.
It boasts a heartbreaking performance by Ledger as well as what ranks as the most horrific and painfully sad childbirth scene in movie history.
The $85,000 VTM boasts superior productivity over other dynamic shear rheometers, as it can be queued up to run up to 100 samples with no operator intervention.