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Youngest daughter Madison didn't bat an eyelid when I removed another one in its entirety from her junior roast turkey plate (pounds 5.
John Francome was here to ride him the other week for the Channel 4 coverage and Rupert didn't bat an eyelid at the cameras.
Taliban snipers immediately opened fire, turning the road into a potential killing field, but S/Sgt Wood didn't bat an eyelid.
What would have become of their families if they had died, not by some natural disaster out at sea, but because of the negligence of their own government that didn't bat an eyelid on their behalf?
The players didn't bat an eyelid when conductor Gabriel Chmura lost control of his baton and sent it flying towards the wind section.
But when I turned up with my walking stick after injuring my foot, he didn't bat an eyelid.
I dressed myself in sexy underwear one night and came downstairs and he didn't bat an eyelid, so I just took it off again.
This is obviously maybe something he said in the past in answer to questions, but certainly when I told him that was where I want him to play he didn't bat an eyelid and was more than happy.
But the bar staff didn't bat an eyelid, and the waiting staff amiably walked around him when he insisted on getting in their way as they took food to other tables.
The big man didn't bat an eyelid when Jack Nicholson took his axe to that bathroom door and declared: "Heeeere's Johnny
Many of them didn't bat an eyelid as they tucked into their Currywurst at lunchtime and the wonderful fountains of Karlsplatz sparkled in the pleasant summer sun in Munich.
Luckily when we asked if we could possibly move to a peaceful looking table in the far corner, the waitress didn't bat an eyelid at her difficult customers and reached for our glasses.