quo vadis


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quo vadis

(ˈkwəʊ ˈvɑːdɪs)
where are you going?
[Latin: from the Vulgate version of John 16:5]
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An accomplished chef who worked at Villa Fontana, Chez Cary, Au Petit Cafe, the Kirkeby Center restaurant, Dino's Lodge and Quo Vadis, none of which still exist, Cuny also opened a restaurant called Le St.
Quo Vadis in London but I'm also a big sushi fan so Nobu is pretty fantastic, or Yo
This one coincided with a famous film, Quo Vadis, based on the old Church legend that St Peter, fleeing from Rome to escape Nero's persecution, met Jesus on the way.
The participating clubs are: Amadeus, Aberdeen (tel: 01224 572233); Amadeus, Rochester (01634 723370); Blue Orchid, Croydon (0181 667 0592); Cairo's, Swindon (01793 976817); Equinox, Leicester Square, London (0171 437 1446); Eros, Enfield (0181 366 3111); Krystal, Leicester (0116 2629720); Quo Vadis, Peterborough (01733 348700); Utopia, Reading (01734 304433); Volts, Stockport (0161 476 6933); Zeus, Cardiff (01222 377014); Discotheque Royale, Manchester (0161 839 1112); Millennium, Teeside (01642 608877); Lexington Avenue, Hull (01482 328250); Utopia, Blackburn (01254 304433); Club Barcelona, Leeds (01924 423720).
At any given moment there's a colossal amount to see; yards of tribal gossip to shred (Anthony d'Offay's party panegyric on Kiki Smith is a current favorite); a merry-go-round of openings at fancy or obscure locations; and mandatory visits to Quo Vadis, the revamped old Soho restaurant, now under the aegis of Marco Pierre White, Jonathan Kennedy, and Damien Hirst, whose collection of young artists' works hangs and stands in bar and dining room.
Before the final tragedy sets in, we meet several well-developed characters, the kind one might expect to meet in Paris: Quo Vadis Jackson, a huge black from the United States who dies brutally at the hands of a neo-fascist group; Tosca Zimsu, an attractive African woman who has been raped and whose father and husband were brutally murdered in Africa; her brilliant eleven-year-old son, Gwelo, for whose future she lives, another obsessive mother in the making; Ari, a Zulu with AIDS; and others who complete a well-rounded cast of characters.
Quo Vadis, with Robert Taylor and Deborah Kerr at the Futurist; Don't Bother to Knock, with Richard Widmark at the Hippodrome; Ivanhoe, starring Elizabeth Taylor at the Palais De Luxe.
Former police fraud investigator, Frank Nesbitt, has set up Quo Vadis Forensics in Washington to carry out complex fraud investigations on behalf of clients throughout the UK.
There, R-Patz, 26, rested his hand in the pocket of her jeans in a rare public display of affection (yes, for these two, that is affection) before continuing their bender at members' club Quo Vadis.
He was nominated for an Oscar for his role as Petronius in the 1951 Roman epic Quo Vadis, and continued acting until just a short time before his death in 1978.
His son Rollo is sales and marketing director at Journeys End, as well as partner in the successful London restaurants Quo Vadis, Fino and Barrafina.
The first computers have been sent to Quo Vadis, an inter-faith dialogue center in Tiruvannamalai, to help the group set up an Internet cafe.