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Mr Pancks was one of the very few marriageable men for whom Miss Rugg had no terrors, the argument with which he reassured himself being twofold; that is to say, firstly, 'that it wouldn't do twice,' and secondly, 'that he wasn't worth it.
In the meantime, Mrs Podsnap, unable to originate a mistake on her own account, because Mrs Veneering is the only other lady there, does her best in the way of handsomely supporting her husband's, by looking towards Mr Twemlow with a plaintive countenance and remarking to Mrs Veneering in a feeling manner, firstly, that she fears he has been rather bilious of late, and, secondly, that the baby is already very like him.
It was natural for four reasons: firstly, because Mrs Quilp being a young woman and notoriously under the dominion of her husband ought to be excited to rebel; secondly, because Mrs Quilp's parent was known to be laudably shrewish in her disposition and inclined to resist male authority; thirdly, because each visitor wished to show for herself how superior she was in this respect to the generality of her sex; and forthly, because the company being accustomed to acandalise each other in pairs, were deprived of their usual subject of conversation now that they were all assembled in close friendship, and had consequently no better employment than to attack the common enemy.
Fabius said there must firstly be a "strong determination" to fight ISIL terrorism and, secondly, "concrete" efforts to help those being persecuted by the radical movement.
Firstly is a view looking down Firstly is a view looking down Woodchurch Road, there's a fishmonger on the left, on the corner of Heathfield Road - I don't think it's there today.
Firstly bring back the NHS Direct service as the 101 helpline is a waste of time and money, and the length of questions asked and time it takes for them to take action is beyond belief.
Firstly, the equally-owned JV will be included JAL's current training centre located in Tokyo, Japan, along with CAE's training centre in Northeast Asia.
Firstly, lemons are packed with antioxidant vitamin C, which is great for the skin and for fighting disease-forming free-radicals.
Bangor turned the tables in similar fashion through Chris Jones just before the interval with David Brooks netting twice, firstly from the penalty spot and then rounding off a smart breakaway move.
Firstly I ended an on/off relationship as I was always going to be second best and used as comfort blanket.
Talk of buffer zones firstly is not on the table and secondly it is an unrealistic idea by hostile countries and the enemies of Syria," he said.