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cry weakly or softly

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We heard mewling as dolphin pods taught us their stealth
I'd scream, "DOWN, SATAN, DOWN!" and there'd be the scuffle of feet, the receded mewling of some cherub, and, through the blinds, the torpid flutter of splayed pamphlets strewn about the lawn.
Sometimes I am nudged toward belief by the incredible persistence and eerie genius of the tale: the encompassing love of a Mother, the wordless strength of the Father, the Lord of All Worlds cast ashore on this one as a mewling child in dirty straw.
We bought the pudding close to the ground for the mewling sound
Later on, when the secret is out, you can make all the mewling sounds about how you knew all the time that it was the new color tone to her hair only you were fooling around but it won't make any difference.
A mewling Zoe Ball and Sara Cox, trapped inside Bernard Manning's body.
He told them to "stop mewling and puking" and to keep quiet.
But to those pundits this side of the pond still mewling about the noise, as far as I am concerned let the Yanks make all the racket they want and scatter golfing etiquette to the four winds - there's only one team who have their hands on the Ryder Cup.
Frank of the foul mouth glared at the profane one and uttered: "Thou art an artless, crook-pated, fawning, mewling, elf-skinned puttock."
The romance goes from strength to strength and eventually Zoe is forced to tell Stan that in nine months, she will give birth to a pair of mewling tots.
The romance goes from strength to strength and eventually Zoe is forced to tell Stan that in nine months he will be playing surrogate father to a pair of ginger-haired mewling tots.
Star rating: SHREK FOREVER AFTER (U) Shrek (voiced by Mike Myers) is suffering mid-life angst with mewling kids and his beautiful and pungent wife, Fiona (Cameron Diaz).
The fledgling romance goes from strength to strength and eventually, Zoe is forced to tell Stan that in nine months he will be playing surrogate father to a pair of ginger-haired mewling tots.
Helmer Aleksi Makela ("Bad Boys--A True Story") transmutes babyfaced Nykanen's slow descent into alcoholism and later move into pop music into a darkly comic picaresque, more Mewling Veal than "Raging Bull," with tints of "Boogie Nights" and "Auto Focus" thrown in.
We do still acknowledge the 'mewling and puking' baby and the 'second childishness' of the very, very elderly but the other five ages are fast concertinaing into one.