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This would force the inspector to do his work with the highest degree of efficiency and forthrightness," he further suggested.
Tillerson is a man whose success, forthrightness and experience make him a sound choice for helping give WPI graduates their sendoff.
The action was based not only from the actual vote for Joe Straus, in opposition to vast majority of input she received from her constituents and supporters, but her lack of honesty and forthrightness in discussions after the election, as well as revelations of events before the election.
Obama came, spoke, and won many hearts with his warmth and forthrightness.
One can see Reaneys forthrightness about cold eternal truths both softened and supported by his use of naturalistic themes; Frost would be proud if a bit taken aback.
But smug colleagues in rival banks who patronised and prevaricated earlier in the week should perhaps look, listen and learn from Mr Hester's cautious forthrightness.
But Kelly and Bunce used to get on my wick with some of their judgementalism and forthrightness.
Her paintings, drawings, and objects--furniture, items of clothing, and customized mobile homes (alongside their models and drafts)--are bent on such forthrightness.
The entire story of the Declaration, from its signing to its hazardous trips around the country to its final restoration and storage in the National Archives is set forth in clear, clever prose read with great forthrightness and humor, accompanied by detailed, witty illustrations.
None the less, the forthrightness of the observations on display here is never less than compelling, and should invite much discussion from scholars of both Hugo and Sainte-Beuve, as well as attract the attention of anyone entertained by examples of literary friendships turned sour.
The problem that I have with his decision was not that he made the changes, but rather in how he did it--the timing, the lack of forthrightness, and the inherent lack of honesty in the process are what really trouble me.
She is to be commended for her honesty and forthrightness in recalling her roots.