ups and downs

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He was poking along through his ups and downs, and when he come to that place he went right along.
'He must have had some ups and downs in life to make him such a churl.
Ups and downs, generosity, dark fates, the most delicate goodness, have nowhere been more prominent than in the private existence of those devoted to the public mimicry of men and women.
Forty years ago, Tyne Tees TV launched the drama series The Paper Lads, telling of the ups and downs of a group of teenage news deliverers on Tyneside.
HAMILTON Full of smiles and bursting with talent, The Ups and Downs Theatre Group are Scotland's happiest performers.