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    Gay is not one of those writers who vomits on a page, then goes back and rewrites. He never moves on to a next sentence until he's perfectly happy with one he's written before. So he'll struggle with the opening paragraph of a chapter for weeks. This is laborious, not to mention painful.

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That scared a lot of people and they sold their units cheaply.

That scared a lot of people and they sold their units cheaply.

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The kids really played well. They were focused from the start. We couldn't have won the game without any one read more

The kids really played well. They were focused from the start. We couldn't have won the game without any one player out there.

by Jeff Arntson Found in: Miscellaneous Quotes,
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We selected a more cultural curriculum. These classes do not count in Thailand, and she will still be in 11th read more

We selected a more cultural curriculum. These classes do not count in Thailand, and she will still be in 11th grade next year when she goes back home.

by Brenda Agnello Found in: Miscellaneous Quotes,
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France has up to now been backing the wrong horse. ... France will not be able to stop us from read more

France has up to now been backing the wrong horse. ... France will not be able to stop us from overthrowing the Deby regime.

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He runs a 4.9 in the 40, bench-presses 450 pounds and squats and dead-lifts over 600,

He runs a 4.9 in the 40, bench-presses 450 pounds and squats and dead-lifts over 600,

by Brian Anderson Found in: Miscellaneous Quotes,
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We're hoping for a good turnout and looking for some legislative action for the environment. We need good strong support read more

We're hoping for a good turnout and looking for some legislative action for the environment. We need good strong support so we can get funding for our natural resources.

by Mark Anderson Found in: Miscellaneous Quotes,
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I'm proud of Shelly for playing four years of softball. I'm going to nominate her for the North-South all-stars, because read more

I'm proud of Shelly for playing four years of softball. I'm going to nominate her for the North-South all-stars, because of her attitude and her intensity.

by Gary Apodaca Found in: Miscellaneous Quotes,
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From what we've been seeing tonight, we'll definitely do it again. It's definitely a keeper.

From what we've been seeing tonight, we'll definitely do it again. It's definitely a keeper.

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People go to Africa and confirm what they already have in their heads and so they fail to see what read more

People go to Africa and confirm what they already have in their heads and so they fail to see what is there in front of them. This is what people have come to expect. It's not viewed as a serious continent. It's a place of strange, bizarre and illogical things, where people don't do what common sense demands.

by Chinua Achebe Found in: Miscellaneous Quotes,
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