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If any other corroborative testimony had been required, it would have been abundantly furnished in the actions of Miss Miggs, who, having arrived at that restless state and sensitive condition of the nervous system which are the result of long watching, did, by a constant rubbing and tweaking of her nose, a perpetual change of position (arising from the sudden growth of imaginary knots and knobs in her chair), a frequent friction of her eyebrows, the incessant recurrence of a small cough, a small groan, a gasp, a sigh, a sniff, a spasmodic start, and by other demonstrations of that nature, so file down and rasp, as it were, the patience of the locksmith, that after looking at her in silence for some time, he at last broke out into this apostrophe:--
Mr Fisher claimed Edmunds had tools for making ammunition and that attempts had recently been made to file down and damage some of them, in an attempt to disguise their "fingerprint.
powder rifle and anticipate I'll need to file down the front sight as part of the sighting-in process.
In the spirit of transparency and openness we feel it's appropriate to put our data in the public domain and simply ask for owners and trainers to be understanding while normal processes are run to bed the file down.
Centrifuge extracts the complete root filesystems within the firmware images, deconstructs each file down to the bytecode level and provides reporting on vulnerable functions calls.
Provide a premium level of service to have adequate bandwidth to allow for: VoIP, streaming video, video conferencing, large file down loads, corporate VPN, secure signup and authentication.
Hundreds of cars file down inadequate roads, with parents parking as close to the gates as possible to release Angus and Skye from their protective cocoon.
Then carefully, and with the finest file you have, file down to the required depth.
Beauty ed's tip File down the thumb falsies or just paint your own thumbnails a complementary colour to the false nails - this makes things like texting and typing so much easier when you've got a fake mani.
People seem to just know the salads are there and file down the stairs instantly.
BUST-UP AT BRIDGE Tempers flare as players file down the tunnel HART-WARMING Joe Hart & Lampard at the end CAUGHT OUT Lescott handles Sturridge's shot
Every few days, take a nail file or pumice stone and file down the wart.