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She showed up late and confused to her first silent retreat, but Caverly Morgan eventually trained for eight years in silence at a Zen monastery.
“A shameful retreat,” Bob Perciasepe, a former top Environmental Protection Agency official and president of the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions, called the move in an email.
AS U.S. LEAVES PARIS ACCORD, CLIMATE POLICY HANGS ON ELECTION OUTCOMEBRADY DENNIS, JULIET EILPERIN, DINO GRANDONINOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Her retreat was a significant victory for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
SUSAN COLLINS BACKED DOWN FROM A FIGHT WITH PRIVATE EQUITY. NOW THEY’RE UNDERWRITING HER REELECTION.BY JUSTIN ELLIOTT, PROPUBLICA, AND THEODORIC MEYER, POLITICOOCTOBER 29, 2020PROPUBLICA
An exception to the retreat was a jump in lending to small businesses driven by the federal Payroll Protection Program that guaranteed loans to employers that kept their workers employed.
The retreat of North America’s ice sheets in the latter years of the last ice age may have begun with “catastrophic” losses of ice into the North Pacific Ocean along the coast of modern-day British Columbia and Alaska, scientists say.
Of course, when judging the quality and success of a retreat, people look at the meetings themselves.
Buffer, which went all-in on remote work in 2015, splits retreats into city breaks, resorts or rural settings.
If, for some reason, you’ve been missing corporate retreats, you won’t after this.
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Perry Thomas parted from us at the gate, and we stood watching his retreating figure till we lost it at the bend.
He was a Roman general who was very famous for his ability in retreating, and getting out of an enemy's way.

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