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Roseann said it would be "amazing" if good came from the tragedy, adding: "I whispered in my son's ear in hospital, 'If it's the last thing I do, this won't be in vain'."
aACoeThe sacrifices of our brave security personnel shall not go in vain. The entire nation stands shoulder to shoulder with the families of the brave martyrs.
Then the creeping insecurity of coming off as shallow or vain or both began to infiltrate my thoughts.
He said every time he is told to move from one office to another, only to be told to make an official communication which he says he has done many times but all in vain.
VAIN is associated with high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, tobacco use, and prior cervical dysplasia.
The forum paid rich tributes to the Kashmiri martyrs who have risen against the forces of repression and said their sacrifices would not go in vain.
Whatever Thaci does will be in vain", believes Demiri.
And it is for this reason he neither lived, nor died, in vain.
It commended the Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission (EAIC) for its investigation into the recent deaths in police custody, but said the commission's work would be in vain if police officers themselves are unwilling to change.
Forced to flee, he assumes the guise of a transgender to work at Vain Capital, a Washington firm promoting morality-based investing to its self-righteous clients.
Arab News Emirati social media commentator Khalid Al-Ameri recently uploaded a video of his wife Salama trying in vain to record a promotional video.
Mosul / NINA / A commander of tribal mobilization said that 300 fighters have been waiting for four days in Qayyarah air base, south of Mosul, to join within the ranks of the popular mobilization forces, but in vain. Hani Ahmed Abbas al-Jubouri, who leads volunteers from the sons of his clan to join the ranks of the tribal mobilization forces told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / that "(300) volunteers in the ranks of the PMF are present in Qayyarah Air Base four days ago after suffering to get access to the base without being issued administrative orders to the volunteers.