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Synonyms for are

a unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters

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We artists, monsieur, we are martyrs to our nerves.
Dunster declared drily, "are to me still inexplicable.
'And now we are sitting and shining here!' said the bit of bottle-glass.
"My reasons for marrying are, first, that I think it a right thing for every clergyman in easy circumstances (like myself) to set the example of matrimony in his parish; secondly, that I am convinced that it will add very greatly to my happiness; and thirdly--which perhaps I ought to have mentioned earlier, that it is the particular advice and recommendation of the very noble lady whom I have the honour of calling patroness.
The earthy smell, the sunless air, the sensation of the world being shut out, the resounding of the organ through the black and white arched galleries and aisles, are wings that take me back, and hold me hovering above those days, in a half-sleeping and half-waking dream.
Very many of those here present are witnesses to the truth of this, and to them I appeal.
"I do not care whether you are so or not," answered Polina with calm indifference.
I have no one near me, gentle yet courageous, possessed of a cultivated as well as of a capacious mind, whose tastes are like my own, to approve or amend my plans.
They are by this time in the viceroy's house, and will be here immediately."
Over and over again I discover that his eyes are resting on me with a furtive interest and attention which he seems anxious to conceal.
"To be sure, sister," cries the squire, "you are mad, when I have brought Mr Blifil here to court her, to force her away."
"You are certainly," he remarked, "not in an amiable mood."
My comings and goings, although purposely devoid of the lightest secrecy, are absolutely undisturbed.
Perhaps the beginning is just to say nice things are going to happen until you make them happen.
"'There is no good in my going to see little Hans as long as the snow lasts,' the Miller used to say to his wife, 'for when people are in trouble they should be left alone, and not be bothered by visitors.