Duffy


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Duffy

(ˈdʌfɪ)
n
(Biography) Carol Ann. born 1955, British poet and writer; poet laureate from 2009, her collections include Standing Female Nude (1985), The World's Wife (1999), and Rapture (2005)
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Duffy was certain that the girl had passed him in the fir-plantation, not walking, but RUNNING, in the direction of the sea-shore.
Little Duffy, as the way is with the young savages in our parts when they are in high spirits, gave a howl, and trotted off at the Sergeant's heels.
I don't even know how long it was after the Sergeant had gone to the sands, when Duffy came running back with a message for me.
If you had done with Cuffy what you ought to have done when he first came into Parliament, and had prevented him from going over to Duffy, you would have got him into alliance with Fuffy, you would have had with you the weight attaching as a smart debater to Guffy, you would have brought to bear upon the elections the wealth of Huffy, you would have got in for three counties Juffy, Kuffy, and Luffy, and you would have strengthened your administration by the official knowledge and the business habits of Muffy.
Their cousin Shane Duffy, 44, whose address cannot be published due to a reporting restriction, faced four charges in addition to conspiracy to murder.
Joe Duffy, 60 - a civilian custody officer with the police for 20 years - was found guilty of raping two young sisters and sexually abusing a boy at a home run by nuns in the 1980s.
Aiden Duffy, 29, was sentenced by Kirklees Magistrates' Court following the incident last April.
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Jason Roy Duffy, 43, was rushed to hospital after being critically injured outside the Lamb Inn, Hirwaun, on February 28, 2015.
Returning from the other side of the world is Sister Lisa Duffin, better known as Duffy.
LEE Duffy was like Marmite, you either loved him or you hated him".
Duffy chairs the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations.