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So there we stood, slack-jawed, clutching our skateboards like rosary beads, each of us planning to recover the jacket — a priceless artifact in our minds, our own Shroud of Turin — before any of the others did.

My Friend, the MurdererEugene RobinsonNovember 24, 2020Ozy

Cut yourself some slack for not bookmarking this game when the schedule was released.

If no part of Lee’s initial sales pitch grabbed you, it’s safe to say this game isn’t for you at all, and you shouldn’t expect the story to pick up the slack.

When Harrington fell, there was a healthy loop of slack in the rope.

The included power plug is 47 inches long, so you’ll have a fair amount of slack.

"Mind, I speak as a friend," he added, slacking his horses' pace and poising his whip.

While not slacking himself, he "kept an eye" on his partner as best he could.

Labrador DaysWilfred Thomason Grenfell

Jerry and Bob lowered him carefully down the shaft, until the slacking of the rope told that he was at the bottom.

But it is a disgrace to be beaten for slacking either at games or work.

After tea he gave him six for slacking: and all delusions about Golding's bravery were immediately dispelled.

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