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Jamaica, born 1949?, West Indian novelist and short-story writer.
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Paulvitch had taken to the jungle when he had seen the beasts of Tarzan and their savage lord swarm the deck of the Kincaid, and in his terror lest Tarzan pursue and capture him he had stumbled on deep into the jungle, only to fall at last into the hands of one of the savage cannibal tribes that had felt the weight of Rokoff's evil temper and cruel brutality.
We must separate here in the hour, and when we meet again upon the deck of the Kincaid, let us hope that we shall have with us two honoured guests who little anticipate the pleasant voyage we have planned for them.
Those who took him feel perfectly safe from detection, and with the exception of a couple of members of the crew, whom I have furnished with enough gin to silence them effectually for hours, there is none aboard the Kincaid.
So anxious was Tarzan to rescue the child that he gave not the slightest thought to the strangeness of all the conditions surrounding the Kincaid.
If the child was on board the Kincaid he was confined elsewhere.
11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The four name partners of the Austin-based business litigation firm George Brothers Kincaid & Horton LLP all earned spots on the 2015 Texas Super Lawyers listing.
TOMMY Kincaid is predicting a quiet transfer window at Lisburn Distillery.
My New Year's resolution is to volunteer regularly for the Clan Kincaid Association International.
Author Jamaica Kincaid has won the 35th annual American Book Award, for her novel See Now Then.
Kincaid of Newton, NC, Tracy Thornton and her husband Clif of Newton, NC and Jill Edwards and her husband Scott of Maiden, NC; three step grandchildren, Emmett, Mason and Abigail Arnold; his mother in law, Theresa Vaillancourt of Franklin; many nieces and nephews, including Kelyn and Jack Thornton and Chloe Edwards.
To achieve authenticity in its aged look, Kincaid not only made escutcheons that work, it created realistic decorative grooves in a dining table by offsetting the layup of the boards, then running them only partly through a planer before hand-planing and hand-sanding them.
The novel is all the better for its ugly portrayal of American family life, and Kincaid deftly handles alternating between the years of her characters' lives in a seemingly random order.