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This perception was confirmed when 40% of employees considered some instrument related issues as frequent instrument failure and the remissness of maintenance department among things that they dislike while answering the open ended question.
If the ordinary arts of policy, or rather, if a growing indifference to objects of a public nature, should prevail, and, under any free constitution, put an end to those disputes of party, and silence that noise of dissension, which generally accompany the exercise of freedom, we may venture to prognosticate corruption to the national manners, as well as remissness to the national spirit.
Furthermore, the narrator hears about the episode from Doc Fischer and Doctor Wilcox, shifting the focus of the story from the boy to the physicians and their attempts to reconcile their professional remissness. Wilcox is only vaguely troubled by the case and is more concerned about his colleague "rid[ing]" him than he is about the boy's probable death (CSS 300).
I can Assure Your Honours I have ye Mates or Boatswains duty as well as the Masters (I think ye Simile will bear) I at first thought his Remissness and Inactivity to proceed from a Sullenness on Acc[oun]tt of my being advanced to a place he might think himself better Qualified for, but I have been convinced since it is meerly Lazy Habit or Nwt [Northwest] Disposition.
In the year of contretemps, even this venerable paper was not safe: a few concluding comments on "slovenliness" in Canadian English, reported or misreported in the press--"The Canadian's Remissness in the Use of 'Shall' and 'Will'" according to the Globe's headline [3 January 1889, 8]--generated angry retorts and necessitated some published clarification by Wilson, in an article published in The Canada Educational Monthly in the spring ("English at junior Matriculation").
(2) By failing to obey a natural superior or to rule a natural inferior--that is, by Rebellion or Remissness"--then it can be said that Satan is engaged in tyrannical acts (Preface to Paradise Lost, 76, 1961).
(18.) "Failure to comply with an order through heedlessness, remissness, or forgetfulness is not [willful disobedience]." Thompkins, 58 M.J.
The conventional moralist view was that performance in the service of duty or self abnegation is "good," while performance in the interest of self-advancement or self-gratification is "bad." For example, in Burney's Camilla, a novel that Austen championed on several occasions, Camilla Tyrold's "dearest father" (344) cautions his young daughter, in whom he discerns a partiality for the highly eligible Edgar Mandibert: "'Risk not, my dear girl, to others, those outward marks of sensibility which, to common or unfeeling observers, seem but the effect of an unbecoming remissness in the self-command which should dignify every female, who would do herself honour'" (348).
The case is replete with reprimands from the judge for missing records, destroyed documents, electronic systems that in his view did not retain and make available all pertinent recorded information, and remissness in enforcing records management policies.
Both have duties to their country to perform, and the remissness of the one is not a justifiable excuse for the other.
might be attended with most serious consequences, and entail disgrace on the Officers and Soldiers, and also on the Regiment to which they belong, by whose remissness and neglect such consequences may have arisen.