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Yet American minimalism, isolationism, realism, mind-our-own-business-ism—whatever you want to call it—is cyclical.
This process continues today, when only a handful of vineyards with ungrafted, or “own-rooted,” vines still exist.
Just church, public festivals, and the occasional make-your-own-music night at home?Don't Have Enough to Worry About? Here's One More Thing: Low Growth May be Here to Stay. | Megan McArdle | March 4, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Their three children, Vittorio, Luca, and Angela (its current designer) took over the brand in the 1990s and currently co-own it.Vittorio Missoni’s Plane Missing Off Coast of Venezuela | Mac Margolis | January 5, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The corner rent-to-own store also carries laptops and PCs, along with flat-screen TVs, washers-driers, and furniture of all kind.
“Follows-his-own-fancy,” she repeated, as one repeats a strange phrase, the meaning of which is obscure.Unveiling a Parallel | Alice Ilgenfritz Jones and Ella Marchant
Opposite is a little, hold-your-own school-mistressy young person in pince-nez.Sea and Sardinia | D. H. Lawrence
No wonder her father had hidden that photograph, so secretly behind her own-ashamed of having kept it!The Forsyte Saga, Volume III. | John Galsworthy
"It's g-g-g-gone d-d-d-own the bab-b-b-back of my n-n-n-neck," sputtered Ding-dong Bell protestingly.The Motor Rangers Through the Sierras | Marvin West
Couldn't a-be'n 'at she'd a-wundered off her-own-se'f; and it couldn't a-be'n 'at Steve'd take her, 'thout a-lettin' us know it.Neghborly Poems and Dialect Sketches | James Whitcomb Riley
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