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The Philippines is in many ways blessed by a vibrant, although sometimes intemperate, leadership.
Coun Cook responded: "Yes, I suppose it might have been a bit intemperate.
That is a serious issue, not intemperate language from me, which I am happy to withdraw.
The Mad Flotilla would surely include REPULSIVE, INSUFFERABLE, ABOMINABLE, INDUBITABLE, UNMENTIONABLE (and her sister ships UNSPEAKABLE and INEFFABLE), IMPECCABLE, INSENSIBLE, INNOCUOUS, INCORRIGIBLE, INTEMPERATE and INEBRIATED.
Character assassination and intemperate language are a distracting sideshow from the real debate, which is "What do Scots want for their country?
Other people may well have over-indulged with their intemperate use of words and others their intemperate actions.
Last week, when Advani said Dr Singh was the weakest Prime Minister that the country had had, the PM had suggested that Mr Advani not use harsh words or intemperate language.
Despite nearly universal recognition of Warne's talents, his reputation with fans and cricket authorities remained mixed, owing to a succession of intemperate actions in both his professional and his private life.
In fond memory of his former intemperate self, Sacks (Harvard U.
It's clear that the Prime Minister's intemperate and incendiary comments have dismissed and discounted these kind of acts which represent the fulfilment of a relationship that has grown in the past forty years from a spirit of deep friendship and mutual respect," McTeague said.
THE intemperate intervention by the anonymous writer of "Lamentable" (ECHO Letters, July 19) into serious matters of concern only to Christians, served primarily to demonstrate just howlittle he/she understands Christians and their religion.
Longtime White House correspondent Helen Thomas resigned yesterday in the wake of her intemperate remarks on May 27 that Jews should "get the hell out of Palestine" and return to Germany, Poland and other countries of origin.