little hours


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little hours

pl n
(Roman Catholic Church) RC Church the canonical hours of prime, terce, sext, and nones in the divine office
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"O, my Eva, whose little hour on earth did so much of good," thought St.
"O my chieftain that was, and whom I thought dead, had you but returned one little hour before--but now it is too late, too late."
We were only one little hour's travel within the borders of Holy Land--we had hardly begun to appreciate yet that we were standing upon any different sort of earth than that we had always been used to, and see how the historic names began already to cluster!
Don't worry, be perfect little hours of chores, cleaning, cooking, eating and sleeping.
Karl Hughes (24 Little Hours) has the principal role as William.
The Little Hours (From Sunday) Comedy, with Dave Franco and Alison Brie (above).
This is a film review of The Little Hours (2017), directed by Jeff Baena.
(A nun in full habit stops me in my tracks, and I attend Mass every Sunday.) The Little Hours is based on tales from Boccaccio's Decameron, which traded tales of bawdy nuns for laughs back in the thoroughly Christian 14th century.
Lee Wooldridge Why don't they just go find another job that pays so well for such little hours and you don't need any qualifications?
In a nominal vote that lasted over five hours and ended in the little hours of Thursday, with 113 lawmakers in favor of the bill and 104 against it, 3 abstained and 62 were absent.
"I don't sleep before 3 am, and only for little hours. I just go out to the supermarket, to see the sun and not to feel so scared," she told me, her voice breaking with exhaustion and emotion.