Harrington


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Harrington

(ˈhærɪŋtən)
n
(Biography) James. 1611–77, English republican and writer. He described his ideal form of government in Oceana (1656)
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Miss Polly Harrington entered her kitchen a little hurriedly this June morning.
Nancy had never "worked out" before; but a sick mother suddenly widowed and left with three younger children besides Nancy herself, had forced the girl into doing something toward their support, and she had been so pleased when she found a place in the kitchen of the great house on the hill--Nancy had come from "The Corners," six miles away, and she knew Miss Polly Harrington only as the mistress of the old Harrington homestead, and one of the wealthiest residents of the town.
"A little girl--coming here, Miss Harrington? Oh, won't that be nice!" cried Nancy, thinking of the sunshine her own little sisters made in the home at "The Corners."
The letter was addressed to Miss Polly Harrington, Beldingsville, Vermont; and it read as follows:
"Harrington Street, d'you know where that is, Shaftesbury Avenue.
On the 2d day of May, at the usual hour of embarking, the camp was thrown into some confusion by two of the hunters, named Harrington, expressing their intention to abandon the expedition and return home.
He may perhaps best be approached through 'Evan Harrington' (1861) and 'The Ordeal of Richard Feverel' (1859).
Harrington, 33, was on a recreational ride from his home in Northwest Portland on the Springwater Corridor trail Sunday, and wearing a helmet, before being hit.
Paul Harrington, 42, was living in the city of Mazar-e Sharif, where he worked for a company called Global Risk Strategies Limited at the time of his death on August 8 last year.
The most popular picks in the poll are Rory McIlroy and Padraig Harrington who both received eight votes.
IRELAND'S Padraig Harrington is back in the world's top 10 after finishing joint runner-up in the opening event of the US Tour's FedEx Cup play-offs.
PADRAIG Harrington started the final round at the PGA Championship on Sunday determined to atone for last week's meltdown against Tiger Woods in the final round at Firestone.