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So you can see, Reader, the vicissitudes which the Talangpaz sisters faced: They wanted to become nuns, obviously, but this was not open to them.
No publicity is bad publicity Gerald Ratner, the victim of his own joke about the value of the jewellery he sold, sympathises with the Prime Minister on her calamitous conference speech It was a very dirty time in my life TV's Michael Palin describes the vicissitudes of making the comedy film Jabberwocky 40 years ago
remaining humble amidst the vicissitudes of fortune.
Single-monikered helmer Samir uses members of his extended family as archetypes of this diaspora in his overlong yet surprisingly engrossing docu, "Iraqi Odyssey," designed to capture the vicissitudes of Iraq's troubled history via one clan's personal take on the past century.
Caretaker President of the Republic Moncef Marzouki, interim Prime Minister Mehdi Jom and President of the National Constituent Assembly Mustapha Ben Jfar followed in meditation and standing all the vicissitudes of the ceremony.
Mais peu importe, elle avait un caractere bien trempe qui lui a permis de faire face aux vicissitudes de la vie.
Marry Me is a somewhat curious compilation of short-short stories, most under a page long, that explore the vicissitudes of marriage from unexpected and startling viewpoints.
I have definitely changed shape" - Countdown star Rachel Riley on the vicissitudes of being a Strictly Come Dancing "How many politicians does one remember 100 years on?
Life is difficult, and complicated, and beyond anyone's total control, and the humility to know that will enable you to survive its vicissitudes," the 48-year-old British novelist said.
Give a man a mask and he will tell you the truth" - Actor Sir Ben Kingsley on the vicissitudes of his job.
The book chronicles the singer-songwriter's childhood in North London as the daughter of a single mother and also reveals the vicissitudes of her love life.
"There are more lessons to be learnt from failure than success and dealing with failure successfully has been my way of combating the vicissitudes of life," he had said when the book was released early last month in Mumbai by colleague and legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan.