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Bathsheba does not know her own mind as she considers the various attractions and shortcomings of her three suitors; moved by impulsive desires, she remains nescient, a favorite term of Hardy's for his unknowing characters.
That point needs to resonate with our lawmakers who tend to be notoriously nescient with respect to nuance.
As expected, the Pope (Benedict XVI) and many Christians condemned the inhumane move by a Christian pastorC* but few nescient and irresponsible people carried out an inappropriate measure which sparked anger of Muslims," he added.
The other translations fail to convey the specific problem the Letters' authors were trying to solve by turning their commandments forbidding nuntupping into ones that a nescient reader can only assume forbade enjoying secular prostitutes.
103) On the other hand, we remain wrapped in a nescient ignorance of the pressing reality that confronts us daily, that of immigration.
Speaking to Sudan Tribune, Mahgoub Hussein, a founding member of the new group and formerly spokesperson of the SLM-Unity rejected the Addis Ababa group and called on the US envoy to join ongoing initiatives to enhance the nescient SLRF.