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High features, naturally strong and powerfully expressive, had been burnt almost into Negro blackness by constant exposure to the tropical sun, and might, in their ordinary state, be said to slumber after the storm of passion had passed away; but the projection of the veins of the forehead, the readiness with which the upper lip and its thick black moustaches quivered upon the slightest emotion, plainly intimated that the tempest might be again and easily awakened.
If a working ant or other neuter insect had been an animal in the ordinary state, I should have unhesitatingly assumed that all its characters had been slowly acquired through natural selection; namely, by an individual having been born with some slight profitable modification of structure, this being inherited by its offspring, which again varied and were again selected, and so onwards.
His whole body appeared in its ordinary state of calmness, only an unusual fire beamed from his eyes, like the effects of a fever; his brow was more pale than it generally was; his teeth were clenched, and his speech had a short dry accent which indicated that something dark was at work within him.
Having no intuitive perception of the cloud which lowered upon his house, the dwarf was in his ordinary state of cheerfulness; and, when he found he was becoming too much engrossed by business with a due regard to his health and spirits, he varied its monotonous routine with a little screeching, or howling, or some other innocent relaxation of that nature.
For a moment he seemed to her ready to go out of his mind, for in his ordinary state she thought him more sane than people gave him credit for.
However, Bersatu president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, who is a Johorean homself, and Johor Mentri Besar Datuk Dr Sahruddin Jamal, who is an ordinary state Bersatu member without any post, were absent from the event.
Predictably, the decision of the governor to go into the senatorial contest has set tongues wagging as many analysts, stakeholders and people alike in the state were of the view that he should have had enough of elective offices, having been a former federal lawmaker and a two-term governor of not just an ordinary state, but a state seen and regarded as the political headquarters of the entire South-West region.
Some shops will open on Tuesday, Oct 30, while they will all be closed on Thursday, Nov 1.The holiday next Tuesday, October 30, on which Slovaks will mark the anniversary closely linked with the establishing of the first Czechoslovak Republic, will be not an ordinary state holiday.
As a result, I am now satisfied that the curriculum will reflect the schools designated character, and that their students will receive an education that is significantly different from an ordinary state school.
'It is impossible to regard the ordinary state of consciousness in which we are capable of logical thinking, as the only one possible and the clearest.
The Tories are throwing money at grammar schools at the expense of ordinary state schools.
Let's supposed, if there would be an ordinary state then what happened, nothing more than sympathetic verbal statements.