Keeping room

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a family sitting room.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The open-concept floor plan offers a mix of classic Southern charisma and rustic elements such as the heavy wood beams in the keeping room and kitchen.
Previous films, in addition to La La Land , include Little Boxes, Miss Stevens, The Keeping Room, You are Here, Garden of Eden, Save the Date, Meet Monica Velour and The Kids Are All Right -- the latter of which received four Academy Award nominations and won the Golden Globe for Best Picture.
The Keeping Room Mon, Film4, 11.20pm Gritty western with Brit Marling as one of three women left vulnerable after their men are killed in the Civil War.
The Keeping Room 11.20pm Film4 PREMIERE Gritty western with Brit Marling as one of three women left vulnerable after their men are killed in the Civil War.
Earlier, on September 20 last year, the then state minister for posts and telecommunications Tarana Halim made public the 4G/LTE Licensing Guidelines and announced holding of spectrum auction for 4G service in last November keeping room for a new mobile phone operator.
The independently produced The Keeping Room (2014), based on a debut script by Julia Hart and directed by Daniel Barber, is an uncompromisingly violent film set during the last days of the American Civil War.
The gourmet kitchen is equipped with double ovens, a walk-in pantry, breakfast area and fabulous keeping room. Three fireplaces keep the home warm and cozy and the finished terrace level provides a media room, wine cellar and enough room for a game of billiards.
For casual family time, you can't beat the keeping room and open kitchen.
He describes how everyone needs to be an individual and be able to connect with others in order to be a healthy person, and how to assess and treat these tasks; the key skills of speaking, listening, and cooperating and their assessment and treatment; and the assessment and interventions for three patterns found in healthy couples and families: maintaining equal value with parents in charge, keeping room to be close and apart, and expecting change.
"We are committed to keeping room rates as low as possible while providing clean, comfortable, quality facilities," Joyce said.
The "keeping room" is lit by lantern, the flash brightened things up a bit!