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The little man stood glancing from one to the other of us with half-frightened, half-hopeful eyes, as one who is not sure whether he is on the verge of a windfall or of a catastrophe.
DIESE DES BIEFFES and FOUNTAINS WINDFALL both look well handicapped at Kempton.
I see Maria Pappas says that the early payment of over $500 million dollars is a tremendous windfall to the local governments.
The Windfall follows a family that suddenly receives an exorbitant amount of wealth, catapulting them from a comfortable life into one of luxury in the wealthiest part of Delhi, a move that sends ripples out through every aspect of their lives.
In some cases, the windfall triggers anxiety, guilt, and other emotions that must be addressed.
A new survey from furniture fittings specialist Hafele has revealed that nearly a third (32%) of homeowners in the region would spend a financial windfall on improving their lounge, compared to just 24% nationally.
Osisko Mining has reported numerous favorable results from an ongoing, 400,000-meter (m) drill program at its Windfall Lake gold project in Urban Township, Abitibi, Quebec.
has announced the launch of a 3D-IP geophysical survey at its Windfall Hills property sited 65 kilometres (km) south of Burns Lake in central BC.
In 2001, McGowan, formerly The Missoulian's Sales Director, formed Windfall, an advertising and marketing agency in Missoula, and he worked there while also employed by The Missoulian.
At IFE booth #1176, Windfall will be offering visitors free membership to its group savings program, which allows businesses to leverage permanent deep discounts from some of the world's most recognized brands, to save money and improve their bottomline.
Outgoing governor of the Irish central bank, Patrick Honohan, has warned finance minister, Michael Noonan, against resorting to a windfall budget.
The aviation sector is expected to generate windfall profits from being included in the EU's Emissions Trading System (ETS).