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As a dogsledder, one of the biggest misconceptions I’ve encountered is that I must be made of sterner stuff than other people, or that I simply don’t mind being cold.
Stern wrote that the Justice seemed highly critical of “sweeping restrictions” the various governmental jurisdictions nationwide have implemented as they battle the pandemic.
After that, Stern moved to Marseille, which is where she started gluing messages to walls.
Born near Auvergne, Stern didn’t learn about feminism growing up.
A dose of federal cash from the CARES Act has helped Lawrence County, but a coming budget crunch in localities across the country — as Washington negotiations stall on another round of aid — will likely be Cramblit’s sternest test to come.
And now, almost without knowing it, he spoke sternly, and his dark face was full of condemnation.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
“Let no one in,” said Longcluse sternly to the man, who locked the iron gate on their passing out.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
As they there stand for a minute under the lamp, Mr. Longcluse, gazing at him sternly from the stair, caught his eye.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
"You must promise never again to leave without permission, or this is your last scout with me," said Harry, sternly.
Here is a thing sternly condemned in the older thought as an economic impossibility.

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