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a natural stream of water smaller than a river (and often a tributary of a river)

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In one part of the road leading to the church was found the saddle trampled in the dirt; the tracks of horses' hoofs deeply dented in the road, and evidently at furious speed, were traced to the bridge, beyond which, on the bank of a broad part oœ the brook, where the water ran deep and black, was found the hat of the unfortunate Ichabod, and close beside it a shattered pumpkin.
The brook was searched, but the body of the schoolmaster was not to be discovered.
Another of his sources of fearful pleasure was to pass long winter evenings with the old Dutch wives, as they sat spinning by the fire, with a row of apples roasting and spluttering along the hearth, and listen to their marvellous tales of ghosts and goblins, and haunted fields, and haunted brooks, and haunted bridges, and haunted houses, and particularly of the headless horseman, or Galloping Hessian of the Hollow, as they sometimes called him.
Mrs Brooks hastened downstairs, opened the front door, and ran into the street.
Yet it's far from a marked-out route: Brook has severely pruned Shakespeare's play, eliminating more than half the text, reordering the scenes, and reducing the number of actors to eight.
Our investors selected Brook because of our team's top quartile performance and the fact that we're one of the few funds focusing on an underserved niche," said Ned Williams, partner with Brook.
These monies will help Bound Brook recover after the devastation of Hurricane Floyd.
By observing patients with similar pathologies, Brook developed a "completely nonassociative form" to narrate the nonnarrated souls that populate his drama.
214, the value of the consideration to be paid to First Oak Brook stockholders is $37.
Additional Information: MB Financial has filed a registration statement on Form S-4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"), which was declared effective by the SEC, in connection with the MB Financial/First Oak Brook merger.
This merger means great things for First Oak Brook employees, shareholders and customers," stated Richard M.
It is really hard to transfer and start over, but I'm used to it,'' Brook said.
Forty reconnaissance holes tested the Wigwam Brook boulder field, where historical work discovered glacial, hematite-altered sandstone boulders with values ranging from 1% to more than 10% uranium oxide (U3O8) as well as very high-grade silver contents.
As Brooks and her family demonstrate, going green is going mainstream these days in environmentally conscious California.
Brooks had grown up with sustainable building, working alongside his uncle, who was a contractor in Antigua, designing buildings out of native woods, rain water catch systems across ventilation systems that blend trade winds coming off the sea.