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a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity

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There was the honest cockrobin, the favorite game of stripling sportsmen, with its loud querulous note; and the twittering blackbirds flying in sable clouds, and the golden- winged woodpecker with his crimson crest, his broad black gorget, and splendid plumage; and the cedar-bird, with its red tipt wings and yellow-tipt tail and its little monteiro cap of feathers; and the blue jay, that noisy coxcomb, in his gay light blue coat and white underclothes, screaming and chattering, nodding and bobbing and bowing, and pretending to be on good terms with every songster of the grove.
Other acts at the festival include: The Rad Trads, Kermit Ruffins, King Solomon Hicks, pianist Jon Weber, Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour and Byron Stripling with the Tucson Symphony Orchestra.
He reminded me a lot of Harry Leslie Smith, who, a stripling of 91, is devoting his remaining days to touring the country, urging us not to let the great post-war advancements - the NHS, free schooling, our welfare state - be snatched from us by the austerity thieves.
Junebug has confirmed three top-notch wedding photographers to assist in judging this contest: Jeff Newsom, Nordica Photography, and Susan Stripling.
Alpina GB sales manager Matthew Stripling says the cars are designed for people who appreciate refinement and comfort as much as very high performance.
Whether Galen avoided fruit like his father, or advised his emperor clients to leave the grapes alone, is unknown but he died a mere stripling in his 60s, perhaps wondering whether his dad's extra years were worth the sacrifice.
Libraries across the country are helping family members expand their personal understanding of basic financial concepts, and that builds a lasting framework for success," said ALA President Barbara Stripling.
Construction on each of the 8,050-SF, two-story Southern-style homes began in 2012, said Rick Stripling, vice chancellor for student affairs.
Butcher tells me that he hasn't met him since the singer was a mere stripling, but that he expects him to be interpreting some Frank Sinatra songs.
Nevertheless, the "crucial tension" (1) between traditional mountain religion and the majority of the region's major writers is what Lang intends to explore by focusing on these six influential poets: Miller himself, Fred Chappell, Robert Morgan, Jeff Daniel Marion, Kathryn Stripling Byer, and Charles Wright.
Ali Stripling, of EDF Energy, said: "EDF Energy is offering exciting opportunities within an industry that's growing and vital to the UK.
Seventh-graders include Justin Allen of Junction City (South Eugene), Zachary Budzik of Eugene (Sheldon), Jacob Gillette of Eugene (Sheldon), Alexander Halsey of Eugene (Sheldon), Paul Laing of Eugene (Sheldon), Davis Lamb of Eugene (Sheldon), Bailey Maxwell of Junction City (Junction City), Connor Morton of Springfield (Thurston), Isaiah Stadler of Harrisburg (Sheldon), Brogan Stripling of Junction City (Junction City), Kyle Whitty of Eugene (Sheldon) and Cade Wolford of Springfield (Springfield).
Sylvia Stripling and I served on the panels managed by the American Arbitration Association in the Eighth, 17th, and 18th circuits.
A traditional Korean tyrannical and isolationist kingdom, its generals and courtiers now prop up a stripling new king.