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The boys had been too absorbed to notice the hush that had stolen upon the school awhile before when the master came tiptoeing down the room and stood over them.
I'll let you chew it awhile, but you must give it back to me.
For awhile he was silent, rocking himself to and fro, then he spoke: "You have a farm, White Man, down near Pine Town, is it not?
But not being at that time in a disposition to philosophise upon this phenomenon, I rather chose to observe what course the island would take, because it seemed for awhile to stand still.
They let us rest awhile, and then put us into the hands of our new masters, who, setting us upon camels, conducted us to Mazna.
After awhile he got up and went away and then Miss Reade said,
THERE are suggestions Town should run out at the John Smith's Stadium to the rousing club anthem Smile Awhile.
High Emotions WHEN emotions are running high It's best to say nothing and think awhile One can say too much and go over the top One should know when it's wise to stop Sometimes no matter what you say or do You can just aggravate the whole issue And when reprimanding the young and fragile Take one's time to think awhile We will all be sorry for what has been said The situation now needs resolved and put to bed The guilty party should apologise And quickly if they are wise Now look to the future and forget the past As arguments very seldom last.
Meanwhile, the newlywed wife is taking awhile to change her new album from completed to fully released.
STAIND The Illusion Of Progress (Roadrunner) "IT'S seven years since anthemic single It's Been Awhile sent Staind soaring into rock's premiership, culled from chart-topping album Break The Cycle.
Yes, it will be messy for awhile, and yes, all the neighbors, particularly Israel, will be nervous for awhile, but in the end we have to trust that the Iraqis will opt for survival over self-destruction and build a better country, now free of Saddam.
Her friend's comment was telling, "After awhile, you don't really see what your children look like, but every so often it's like returning to your home after a very long vacation, and you can see it again for the very first time.
While some recipes can take awhile to cook, most don't require a lot of attention.
We ran out of trucks to ship scrap for awhile, but now they're all coming back--and many of them were not paid for what they did down there," the recycler comments.
I bounced around for awhile loading trucks and kind of deciding what I wanted to do," said the native of North Arlington, N.