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an axe to grind

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the axe

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The Times newspaper recently wrote: "After a hard day at the office there is no better way to ease the stress quite like loosening your tie, taking a deep breath and hurling an axe down a lane.
We knew we had something special--a blockbuster --and we wanted to build upon it," says Matthew McCarthy, senior director of Axe and men's grooming at Unilever.
He denied taking an axe to the New Year party, expecting to see Mr Denton or intending to attack him.
The new Battle Axe Company will be based in Larkhill, Wiltshire, and is a specialised new unit designed to support the Unmanned Aerial Systems Regiments.
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Strike Axe did not provide specifics on financial terms but said that the purchase price would be covered through a mixture of cash and a convertible note.
At Planet Axe, friends can compete for Axe Points by playing the same song in their libraries.
German authorities found the ancient axe in 2004 during an investigation into a Munich antiquities dealer and turned it over to the Roman-Germanic Central Museum (RGZM) in Mainz to determine its origin and age.
However, because these weapons were too heavy, legend has it the British troops took an axe and a drum back home with them instead - and the Battery has been known as Battle Axe Company ever since.
With the introduction of Axe Hair, we see a tremendous opportunity to meet guys' needs and help them navigate the mating game," says Axe Hair marketing director David Rubin.
They sold so well we went back to them and discovered they produce 16 different types of axe, inclusive of the throwing variety and decided to import them all.
Axe handles are made of hickory and range from 20" to 36" long.
The dating and cultural determination of the axe under question is slightly complicated.
but the axe was likely the first tool developed by humans.
So does the axe owner who sells his implement to the axe murderer.