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Dad has ideas of selling his 10-step plan to success but fails, mum is pretty neurotic, the son is an uncommunicative devotee of the philosophy of Nietzsche, the gay uncle is recovering from a suicide attempt and grandad is a porn-loving, sex mad, heroin snorting rebel.
These symptoms persist for "days, weeks or even months" and most individuals are "bedridden, tired and uncommunicative even when awake."
An old uncommunicative manservant and a stable boy make up the household.
Your once easygoing, affable child has morphed into someone who swings between moody, impulsive, rebellious, uncommunicative and more.
An immediate camaraderie develops as the two boys learn to swim, bike the city streets and avoid the swinging fists of their gruff, uncommunicative fathers.
There's no quick fix to feeling better when you've had your heart broken like this, but at least you didn't have a baby with this man who's revealed himself to be unreliable, uncommunicative and who bolts for the door when the going gets tough.
The uncommunicative steering lets things down a bit, but if you're thinking of a car like this, you're likely to want something that's A to B reliable rather than something that's fun to drive.
A man who identified himself only as Samuel and who lives in the area next to where the suspect's car was found on Monday evening said he had often seen the suspect, whom he described as "very disconnected" and uncommunicative.
The Iranian government has been exceedingly uncommunicative about the gasfield talks.
"The Good, the Great, and the Unfriendly" provides guidance for developing a Friends group for public and academic libraries; explains how to merge a Friends group with a foundation; gives pointers on encouraging Friends to attract new and active members, working with the Friends board to develop leadership skills, and other crucial partnership strategies; addresses the sticky situation of "unfriendly" Friends, with sage advice on handling Friends who seem unmotivated when it comes to fundraising or advocacy, are uncommunicative, overstep their bounds, and other difficult issues; and shares fundraising, advocacy, programs, and membership development best practices from Friends groups across the country.
This book describes silent, uncommunicative, or unheard characters, in addition to those with limited or unusual voices outside normal spoken language, in fiction, film, and television shows set in Appalachia, and the reasons for their lack of communication, their behavior, and their relationships with other characters.
You would also hope to find a server with a welcoming beaming face in full uniform, not uncommunicative and in a T-shirt.