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I had the misfortune to see it and it must surely be the most soporific quiz show ever to land a prime TV slot.
Brooklyn Baby and Old Money are stand-out tracks but the whole feel and pace here remains the same throughout, which can become soporific.
Symphony Hall Welsh composer Karl Jenkins' music is the perfect niche-marketing product: a pick 'n' mix blend of soothing New Age soporific religiosity and worldmusic eclecticism.
HISTORY is a subject which has been more effective than the soporific drugs in the market.
Eight days later, she returned to the ED with abdominal pain; a soporific drug was administered.
WITH the average price running for much of the day below the 130,000gns mark, yesterday's third and closing session of Book 1 had developed a more soporific feel than the previous two, which were the equivalent of having cymbals crashed in your ears every ten minutes or so, writes Richard Griffiths.
Given the soporific nature of much of the coverage, I was surprised that anyone could stir themselves to pick up a phone.
Lest you think the relaxation quotient of a song is in the ear of the beholder, the scientists say otherwise, claiming with admirable precision that Weightless is 11 per cent more soporific than any other song.
Soporific That included six fours before he pulled Steven Mullaney straight to the waiting Mark Wagh at deep square leg.
SNOOKER: Beaten Ricky Walden accused Rory McLeod of employing tactics which could kill snooker after a soporific Crucible clash went into extra-time.
What could be a noble effort to create a quality series featuring Hispanic young adults comes off as sadly trite and soporific.
Until then, one of American country music's most successful artists had been soporific, her guitarists tiptoeing around the stage as she dipped into her back catalogue as if afraid to disturb her.