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Accordingly, much the same way that the shareholders may not easily get to know all that is ailing a publicly traded company, we also, by default, know very little about exactly what each atom or molecule on the planet is doing.
WHY PHYSICS CAN’T TELL US WHAT LIFE IS - ISSUE 92: FRONTIERSJEREMY ENGLANDOCTOBER 21, 2020NAUTILUS
A former colleague described how Redfield, a devout Catholic, prayed with the ailing Elijah Cummings, a Democratic congressman from Baltimore, during a visit to the Capitol.
INSIDE THE FALL OF THE CDCBY JAMES BANDLER, PATRICIA CALLAHAN, SEBASTIAN ROTELLA AND KIRSTEN BERGOCTOBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
To a crowd that included Mary Hamblet and her ailing mother, Grammie, Mabelle served baked shad and jellied salad, apple crisp, and the homemade graham bread — molasses-sweet and impossibly light — that was famous among her friends.
TO FIND HOPE IN AMERICAN COOKING, JAMES BEARD LOOKED TO THE WEST COASTJOHN BIRDSALLOCTOBER 2, 2020EATER
Because he was placed on the list, Tanvir also claims that he was unable to fly to see his ailing mother in Pakistan and that he had to quit a job as a long-haul trucker because he could no longer fly home to New York after a one-way delivery.
7 BIG CASES THE SUPREME COURT WILL HEAR IN ITS NEW TERM, EXPLAINEDIAN MILLHISEROCTOBER 1, 2020VOX
The Postal Service responded to OSHA that it traces contacts of all employees who test positive and encourages ailing employees to stay home.
POORLY PROTECTED POSTAL WORKERS ARE CATCHING COVID-19 BY THE THOUSANDS. IT’S ONE MORE THREAT TO VOTING BY MAIL.BY MARYAM JAMEEL AND RYAN MCCARTHYSEPTEMBER 18, 2020PROPUBLICA
In thought and sound these verses express ail the frightful horror of this desolation.
MILE VERHAERENSTEFAN ZWEIG
Ask them what they ail, or who brought them in this stay, They answer not at all, but "alack!"
GAMMER GURTON'S NEEDLEMR. S. MR. OF ART
Sighing and sobbing, they weep and they wail; I marvel in my mind what the devil they ail.
GAMMER GURTON'S NEEDLEMR. S. MR. OF ART
But Rhodes was expecting too much, considering ail the circumstances.
CECIL RHODESPRINCESS CATHERINE RADZIWILL
And if you can now be present on ail such occasions, what will you do when you are dead?
A SELECTION FROM THE DISCOURSES OF EPICTETUS WITH THE ENCHEIRIDIONEPICTETUS

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