hide away

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visich verstecken, sich verbergen
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491 d: And the author of "The Astronomy", which is attributed forsooth to Hesiod, always calls them (the Pleiades) Peleiades: `but mortals call them Peleiades'; and again, `the stormy Peleiades go down'; and again, `then the Peleiades hide away....'
I know not what thy foul work may be, but foul it is I know from the secrecy which you have demanded, an' I dare say there will be some who would pay well to learn the whereabouts of the old woman and the child, thy sister and her son you tell me they be, who you are so anxious to hide away in old Til's garret.
We're not going to hide away from the fact that we want to come into this competition and do well.
Hayley says: "We're never embarrassed by our children," while Richard adds: "It's vitally important that we don't hide away. We're proud of who we are."
Most women in the media would have been tempted to hide away from all the attention on a major duvet day.
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Will Ahmed finally man-up and face this scandal, or will he continue to keep his phone switched off and hide away from his troubles?
"Not all players are as strong as Jordi, and others would maybe have tried to hide away in the first half.
Robinson said: "We can't hide away and nobody will be looking to hide away from the disappointment that we've got.
London, June 12 (ANI): Welsh singer Aimee Ann Duffy has revealed that she had to hide away after winning three Brit awards as the pressure was too much to take.
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