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hard to treat, manage, or cope with

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Pesky was a homing pigeon and a racing pigeon so the fact that he had stopped in North Yorkshire suggested he wasn't a very good homing pigeon.
Talk about a fun and easy way to get rid of those pesky disease-carriers.
She made light work of E3 Today's bets Pesky Partridge Crayford 9.27 1pt 4-1 Coral Slippy Kathy Crayford 9.45 1pt 4-1 bet365, Hills Beaming Warrior Sheffield 9.54 1pt 9-2 Coral, Ladbrokes Droopys Noodle Crayford 10.19 1pt 5-4 bet365 rivals last week and is preferred to Boost And Boom, the only other in the contest to have scored at this level or, indeed, over the trip.
"I love the way the pesky clutch bag has been shoved unceremoniously under her arm and clamped there as she speaks, allowing her to adopt a much more businesslike pose."
The gentle reader may be aware that it is none other than this pesky little creature called 'fruit fly' that has been the bane of our ambitious plans for the widest possible export of this delectable fruit.
Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) CEO Brian Ryks today named Naomi Pesky as the organization's new Vice President of Strategy & Stakeholder Engagement, the company said.
Islamabad -- The pesky meeting of core committee of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf(PTI) would be held today(Saturday) on the disqualification of Jahangir Tareen and statement of Speaker National Assembly on democratic system.
Pesky! are a seven-piece band from Ulverston, Cumbria, consisting of 11 and 12-year-olds who formed at Croftlands Junior School.
There is, before all and after all, this pesky little matter of Jewish values.
Trai has admitted that despite having stringent guidelines, pesky calls and messages from telemarketers announcing bumper lottery wins, luring customers to buying property and selling products are smartly engineered leaving the government agencies helpless.
6 -- In yet another attempt to curb the menace of pesky spam messages, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has announced a cap of 100 SMSes in a day per SIM at concessional rates.
International Resource News-October 8, 2012--Search Minerals starts USD250,000 Phase I drilling program on Pesky Hill prospect(C)1994-2012 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
BOSTON - Johnny Pesky is not in the Baseball Hall of Fame, though he got some support for that honor through the years.
At 92 years of age, I can't say that Johnny Pesky was ever old.
Thanks to a new partnership with Internet marketing firm Prospect Genius, locally owned company Pesky Appliance Repair is making its Web site more accessible and visible to area residents who need refrigerator repair, washer/dryer repair, and other appliance repair services.