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To give your life for your country is the ultimate sacrifice and one which should never be taken for granted or forgotten.
If the LGBT community votes unilaterally, then they will be taken for granted by that party and ignored by the other.
If I have learned anything since that time, it is that life in all its facets is a precious gift not to be taken for granted.
It is probably accurate to say that everyone who works for a living has felt, on at least one occasion, that their brilliance, effort, talent, or other characteristic is being overlooked, exploited, or taken for granted by his or her boss.
Such a conclusion should not lead to complacency for paper recyclers, who no doubt will be reminded that their work cannot be taken for granted the next time prices take a dive or a mill downgrades a shipment because of quality concerns.
North West Development Agency chairman Bryan Gray said last night: `` Energy is often taken for granted until a disruption in the supply causes business or personal inconvenience.
Fussing, fighting, and incompatibility among spouses was taken for granted.
Alison Adams analyzes one of Georgette de Montenay's emblems in the polyglot edition of 1619, illustrating how "the web of biblical allusion" is taken for granted in understanding the text in any language and remarking that today's students may no longer be linked with that particular web.
Corruption is taken for granted in Romania, but there are some hopeful signs, including new grassroots activism.
Reading the paper before work is taken for granted in the sighted world, but such immediate access to published material hasn't been a possibility for the blind until now.
However, there is a growing concern that technology is being developed in "virtual" environments where it is taken for granted that the computer will produce reliable results; the dependence of these results on underlying property data is often unappreciated.
Arpino's choreography has often been taken for granted, as was true of Viva Vivaldi, created when the company sorely needed works to fill a sparse repertoire.