Deane


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Deane

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(Biography) Sir William Patrick. born 1931, Australian lawyer. He became a High Court judge in 1982 and governor-general of Australia (1996–2001)
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That night I left this case in my room, locked, and the key in my waistcoat pocket; in the right-hand side-pocket of my overcoat I carried my Deane and Adams, loaded in every chamber; also my right hand, as innocently as you could wish.
I felt very reluctant to pack Deane and Adams away in his case next morning, and the case in my portmanteau, where I could not get at it in case my unknown friends took it into their heads to accompany me out of town.
I'd as lief not invite sister Deane this time," said Mrs.
I never hardly get a bit o' talk with Deane now; we haven't had him this six months.
And your sister Deane won't get 'em to leave all to one, I reckon, and make the country cry shame on 'em when they are dead?
child than sister Deane's, for she'd allays a very poor color for one of our family, sister Deane had.
This fact restored his equnimity; but he did n't crow over her, far from it; for he helped her with a paternal patience that made her eyes twinkle with suppressed fun, as he soberly explained and illustrated, unconsciously imitating Dominie Deane, till Polly found it difficult to keep from laughing in his face.
Old Deane puts us through double-quick, and don't give a fellow time to ask questions when we read.
Liam Deane, 22, had been convicted of murder earlier year after the court heard that he punched his newborn child when she "would not stop crying.
BRIAN DEANE once famously appeared on the front page of the Sheffield United programme in August draped in Yuletide tinsel on the opening day of the 1992 season.
BRIAN DEANE famously appeared on the front of a Sheffield United programme in August 1992 draped in Yuletide tinsel - for the start of the first Premier League season.
Serco Leisure has successfully secured a five-year extension to its contract with Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council to manage three major leisure sites in the Borough in partnership with Basingstoke and Deane Community Leisure Trust.