impossibility


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The chief steward, a very stupid but cunning man who saw perfectly through the naive and intelligent count and played with him as with a toy, seeing the effect these prearranged receptions had on Pierre, pressed him still harder with proofs of the impossibility and above all the uselessness of freeing the serfs, who were quite happy as it was.
Monsieur would wish to see my camp, and witness for himself our numbers, and the impossibility of his resisting them with success?
Their common superior, so far from encouraging them to resist, advised a speedy surrender, urging in the plainest language, as a reason, the utter impossibility of his sending a single man to their rescue.
Thy foot itself hath effaced the path behind thee, and over it standeth written: Impossibility.
He had only to recall his brother's wife, to remember how that sweet, delightful Varya sought, at every convenient opportunity, to remind him that she remembered his generosity and appreciated it, to grasp the impossibility of taking back his gift.
This act of self-deception is a constitutional impossibility - which will never be judicially permissible," Jaitley said.
That was a project that lived for so short a time and such a long time ago, I would look at that as an impossibility," Fillion told (http://www.
The doctrine (Pop, Popa, Vidu, 2012: 322) underlines the fact that the problem of identifying the party which will bear the risk arising from a contract has known different solutions in comparative law, especially in cases when the risk of impossibility of performance conjugates with the risk of the fortuitous loss of the good in contracts transferring ownership.
BAGHDAD / NINA/ The parliamentary committee on security and defense announced re-the project of the National Guard Law to the government because of the impossibility to pass it in Parliament during the current and the next sessions.
The contractor / service includes the obligation to pay a penalty for late and / or non-conformity or the impossibility is at fault (failures).
The Institute of Impossibility is the title of an unusual new play currently being rehearsed.
The idea behind impossibility structures--that the government could
RAMALLAH, December 7, 2011 (WAFA) - PLO Executive Committee, in a meeting headed by President Mahmoud Abbas affirmed the impossibility to start serious negotiations if settlement activities don't stop, Wednesday said a statement issued by the committee.
On July 19, 2010, the Appellate Court of Illinois, First District, upheld a section 2-615 motion to dismiss from the Circuit Court of Cook County, finding that the 2008 global credit crisis was not adequate grounds to rescind a contract under the doctrine of impossibility of performance.
It's 100-1 with Hills for the Thames to freeze over, which I'm told is a scientific impossibility.