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Plus, in all three color options, one side is subdued, while the opposite is something fun.
That voice that sang alongside Patti LaBelle and Lauryn Hill, the one that gets critics to consistently call her “underrated,” was subdued as she strained to breathe.
A day later in his cell, video footage shows Sheriff’s deputies tried to subdue a visibly disturbed Silva to take him for a medical evaluation.
Having recovered from a virus-induced downturn, the $220 billion Hong Kong–listed services company is now contending with the potentially larger threat of government regulation, which Beijing proposed last month to subdue China’s runaway tech giants.
Given all that’s gone on this year, it’s worth asking whether police officers and the communities they serve might be better off if cops had something other than guns to subdue unruly suspects.
A NEW VISION FOR AMERICADANIEL MALLOYNOVEMBER 29, 2020OZY
This year, school has become a hellscape of uncertainty due to the United States’ failure to subdue the coronavirus.
However by 2nd century BC, especially after Carthage was subdued, the coastal city was reintegrated as a commercial port.
Malcolm had selected it as a training-ground that evening, because he meant to weary and subdue his too highly spirited charger.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
And unless thou speedily prevent them, they will do greater things than these, and thou shalt not be able to subdue them.
"It's an awfu' gran' book, Rob," she would say after a time, while she strove to subdue the sobs in her breast.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH

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