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(of persons) "his father was a hard-to-please taskmaster"

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THREE wins in the last four outings may indicate Racing Club Warwick are showing the consistency Marcus Law strives for but the hard-to-please boss is making no bold boasts.
From dried persimmons to wool and silk undergarments, a browse through organic Web sites may give you all sorts of holiday gift ideas for that hard-to-please person on your list.
Ollie Murphy, John McDermott, Darren Fay, Donal Curtis, Evan Kelly and Nigel Nestor are absent, allowing John Cullinane, Seamus Kenny, Adrian Kenny, Charles McCarthy and Niall Kelly an opportunity to impress upon the hard-to-please Boylan.
The authors showcased gift-packaging ideas for a number of events and offered tips for hard-to-please loved ones.
Since his 1971 debut, Americana, DeLillo has gone from sometimes being dismissed as an epigone of Thomas Pynchon to being acclaimed (in the words of hard-to-please.
com/marketplace ) into a (virtually) snow-covered mall ready to help online shoppers select and easily purchase holiday gifts for the hard-to-please, discriminating men (and women) in their lives.
In addition, you must have the thick skin to work closely with many different, sometimes hard-to-please directors.
Bat not if you're Bev Harris, the hard-to-please grandmother on Roseanne.
The holidays are a much-anticipated and exciting time of year, but finding the perfect gifts for those hard-to-please ladies on your list can put a damper on anyone's holiday spirit.
7 CAPITAL IDEA FOR hard-to-please teenagers a weekend in London is a great choice.
POSH ace Nathaniel Mendez-Laing does not care about his side's hard-to-please critics.
Even the cynical, hard-to-please 14-year-old admitted he'd enjoyed himself.
The twinkle-toed Eastenders star - who comes from Barmouth - even managed to impress hard-to-please judge Craig Revel Horwood.
But hard-to-please Craig Revel Horwood criticised its "lack of sharpness" and argued there was "no true dynamic to it".
It says volumes that the hard-to-please author has praised its excision from the film, along with other liberties Hood has taken with the material.