ALE


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ALE

Abbreviation for:
active life expectancy
allowable limits of error
amputated lower extremity
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Then one who held a horn of ale in his hand said, "Ho
And another cried, "He will be taking ale with his milk next.
Now, well would it have been for him who had first spoken had he left Robin Hood alone; but his anger was hot, both because the youth had gotten the better of him and because of the deep draughts of ale that he had been quaffing.
It was well for Robin Hood that that same forester's head was spinning with ale, or else he would never have taken another step.
Mayhap he will sing it when the ale has warmed him.
But your chapman or your bearward will swear that there is a lime in the wine, and water in the ale, and fling off at the last with a curse instead of a blessing.
The peasant in the sheepskins, who had sat glum and silent all evening, had been so heated by his flagon of ale that he was talking loudly and angrily with clenched hands and flashing eyes.
That's what it is, sir,' replied the constable, coughing with great violence; for he had finished his ale in a hurry, and some of it had gone the wrong way.
Weller rang the bell, and ordered an additional pint of ale.
Poyser, who saw his draught of ale unpleasantly deferred.
Bede, I'm sorry you've to wait so long for your ale, but it's coming in a minute.
Hetty went upstairs again, and the arrival of the ale made an agreeable diversion; for Adam had to give his opinion of the new tap, which could not be otherwise than complimentary to Mrs.