Another imminent phase of construction will be the mitigation of the pigeons that are dead set
on roosting and nesting along the High Line.
Whether it was cannibalizing aircraft parts to put together a bomber that would make even Mary Shelley proud, using lawnmowers to service B-17s with oxygen, or just plain making multiple bombing passes on Japanese troop ships--even though the odds were dead set
against them--the story of the first months of the Pacific war is one of endurance, long-suffering, and chutzpah, and all in the face of certain defeat.
But can she fight the conservatives in Congress who are dead set
against spending money on the arts?
While this might seem as though the rest of the story would unfold directly from there, Martens recalls, "At that time I was dead set
against a big company.
Politicians who had been dead set
against it, are now falling all over themselves trying to take credit for legislation signed into law that partially repealed the prohibition against concurrent receipt of military retired pay and VA disability compensation for some of our more severely disabled veterans.
I was dead set
on shorts--really, really short shorts.
If that's the future of high school sports, we're dead set
CECOM and the folks at Ft Huachuca that have to fix the shelters are dead set
against storing or transporting anything on top of the shelters.
But are conservatives, and nonliberals generally, really dead set
against popular culture?
Perhaps surprising to some, many of the most ardent freedom-of-choice supporters in sexual moral matters (even to the killing of the preborn), belong to this group even though they are dead set
against individualism in commerce, or ecology, or international trade.
If you're dead set
on doing this, clean the tile well with TSP or a TSP substitute, then apply a primer rated for ceramic tile.
I've spoken to our pastor about it and learned that he was dead set
against the war.