steel yourself


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steel yourself

verb brace yourself, make up your mind, grit your teeth, fortify yourself, harden yourself I was steeling myself to call round when Simon arrived.
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I don't want to spoil any surprises, but take heed of a couple of warnings - hold on to your belongings when the robbers appear (well, you know what they do for a living) and steel yourself when someone disappears into a cave.
Steel yourself? The Steel City's heritage can be explored in some of the area's museums such as the Kelham Island, which boasts the largest working steam engine in Europe.
That means in some ways you can steel yourself for it, but when it happens, it is still terrible news.
You'll have to steel yourself for what at times is a brutal realisation of the horrors of war, but the game will leave a lasting impression on you the likes of which Modern Warfare could only dream of.
``You can prepare and steel yourself for birthdays and Christmas, but other things just creep up on you and take you by surprise.''
Steel yourself and take a peep at top- shelf magazines aimed at men.
Then have a glass or two of wine, come down in your new night attire and steel yourself to talk this over with your husband.
But, steel yourself for some depressing news: it's not just that mythical golden globe in the sky that causes ultraviolet skin ageing.
You will have to steel yourself for what at times is a brutal realisation of the horrors of war, but the game will leave a lasting impression on you the likes of which Modern Warfare could only dream of.
Steel yourself for some scary surprises on a tour of the city on October 30 and 31, that points out its ghastly history.
But Strachan will urge his players to stand up to this fearsome force in the same defiant manner he summoned to step into that freezing sea all those years ago - steel yourself, take a deep breath and get on with it.
(62-2736); STEEL YOURSELF: Five bungalow-style houses were built by T V Denton of Fenay Bridge off Station Road, Lepton, using steel frame construction, the first time the technique was used for private houses in Huddersfield.