An easy-to-back 9-2 chance for a six-furlong maiden, War Department looked short on street wisdom
during the early stages, finding himself at the back of the nine-runner field after a slow start.
To be sure, Wall Street wisdom
says that a good time to buy something is often when everybody has turned against it.
Tranmere, carrying one of the youngest squads in any of the divisions, have few players with the experience to acquire football's equivalent of street wisdom
com)-- Unusual life experiences coupled with good old-fashioned street wisdom
and a through knowledge of the Bible prompted Shawn Smith to write and publish his first book in 2007 and start a ministry on the Web.
She showed the strength and street wisdom
of Kat Moon by dumping the man who hurt her so deeply.
characters who can be depended on to provide local colour, authenticity, or a sort of street wisdom
, and can also fall prey to overgeneralisation.
It is possible that our rulers in their street wisdom
may be privately telling the Indians and the Americans that they are trying their best to control the menace of terrorism but certain elements within the `Establishment' are supporting them and they are helpless.
A glance at the winners' roll call confirms the teams that have dominated the tournament are those renowned for mental strength, street wisdom
and the power of the collective over the individual.
Most footballers were workingclass, many Scots, as exemplified by Bill Shankly, the vinegar-voiced manager stubbled with street wisdom
, who guided the Reds into their glory years in the 1960s and 70s.
The setting may not be idyllic, nor is Carrasco our charismatic average hero, yet his acute pragmatism and street wisdom
still make him an admirable protagonist.
It is also about wit, street wisdom
, tradition, music, architecture, love of the spoken word and the survival of dark times.
Their cunning and street wisdom
make them difficult to catch.