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You are quite welcome to take my head off, as long as it will be a better one when you put it on again.
fine place--little window--somebody else's head off there, eh, sir?
According to the lawsuit filed by Goodwin, he complied with the orders and cut Big Boy's head off after James Hollis, Crawford County Sheriff's Office investigator threatened to throw him in jail, (http://www.
Firefighters in Ohio, US, had to cut the head off the reptile, which had bitten the 45-year-old's nose, to save her life.
RHYS Webb had to give the Ospreys' post-match celebrations a miss yesterday so he could head off to be the best man at his mate's wedding.
Declan Hehir dared The Notorious to walk through his scare attraction after the Irish fighter threatened to "slap the head off " any clowns he met.
Noynoy Aquino, watch this; if you will not give us the ransom, we will cut this Canadian's head off.
Then Ipswich Town visit St Andrew's before Blues head off to Brentford and Wigan Athletic.
A ROYAL Marine bit the head off a pigeon during a drunken prank, a court heard yesterday.
Passengers will head off for a 10-day Norwegian fjords turnaround cruise.
Summary: Five men kidnapped a compatriot and threatened to cut his head off if they did not get Dh20,000 in ransom, a court heard.
Summary: Beijing: Japan scrambled fighter jets Thursday to head off a number of Chinese military planes .
British and Commonwealth champion Selby has boasted how he will box the head off Simpson, a previous holder of both titles.
Summary: Sunday's rally was marred by the death of a teenager in a road accident in Akkar, which required a heavy army deployment to head off sectarian tension.
Summary: Newlyweds William and Kate are expected to head off to a mystery honeymoon location on Saturday.