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And yet, in spite of the killing pace and the stony track, who but the sluggard or the dolt can hold aloof from the course?
Well, gentlemen," said Joe, "you may try their fall over again, if you like; but, as for me, who am but a dolt, I prefer keeping at the medium height--neither too far up, nor too low down.
I hardly know; but wait a moment - idiot, I think it was - no, no, it was fool or dolt.
Why couldn't they have their dolt of a brother with them?
Pocket and Herbert I got on fast; and, with one or the other always at my elbow to give me the start I wanted, and clear obstructions out of my road, I must have been as great a dolt as Drummle if I had done less.
His grandfather persisted in retaining as head groom an old dolt whom no sort of lever could move out of his old habits, and who was allowed to hire a succession of raw Loamshire lads as his subordinates, one of whom had lately tested a new pair of shears by clipping an oblong patch on Arthur's bay mare.
Then he said aloud, "Here I grow fat like a stall-fed ox and all my manliness departeth from me while I become a sluggard and dolt.
But here was an example of charity as fig leaf, people acting like utter dolts and justifying it by pointing to the money going to sick kids.
The most common complaint I hear from jurors when thanking them for their service is that they feel many trial lawyers treat them like dolts.
There are so many cable channels and distributors now that viewers who don't want to watch TV shows produced for dolts and cretins only can program their entire televiewing day with more worthwhile shows.
You have to say "scoozeme" at the rate of twenty a minute and some of these dolts don't move.
The dolts who allowed the filming of the storyline to go ahead need to go on an in-house BBC course on empathy.
Parents who think their young "will choose for themselves later" are ensuring that they'll grow as derided dunces and dolts because they, who should guide them, can't distinguish between faith and general knowledge.
The split comes days after Rory sent out invitations to their wedding, angering the Wozza camp as well as those dolts who'd already bought them a prezzie.
And so, to these Dolts (Vacuous Simpletons, Vile So and so's) let them know that their Despicable Visuals Suck.