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nanny

Child minder, caretaker, babysitter, au pair, governess.

nanny

mature goat doe.
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If David Cameron was willing to start his rolling back of the nanny state with this common-sense move, I would be first in line to shake his hand.
However, it's not the nanny state on wheels and neither is it on some crazed green mission but a solid and comfortable 4x4 crossover.
Prof Stephenson, writing for the BBC website's Scrubbing Up column, said: "If you act to make people safer, you get accused of introducing the nanny state.
Ms Trevelyan, crusading against the nanny state like a cross between Joan of Arc and Maggie Thatcher, told me what happened the day she chose to eat at a leading gastro-pub, The Sportsman Inn at Embleton.
They will see it as evidence of the nanny state dictating to people how they should live their lives.
TONY Blair faced the usual moans about the nanny state when he first suggested targeting unborn babies most at risk from social exclusion - a polite way of saying a life of crime.
The Nanny State will throw away their blinkers and we can drink enjoying fag, cigar, or pipe.
The nanny state, now in an attitude of permanent terror over the possibility of being being sued and fined, wanted to stop swimmers.
We don't want to come across as the nanny state, but the important thing is to see pigs happy in their environment and they like to forage with their noses.
So the nanny state is out to save us again by adding fluoride to our water.
She is the mother of the welfare state, the progenitor of the nanny state and its resentful children.
How easy is it to talk of Christian values when you are cossetted by the nanny state and your weekly trip to the church where the vicar in a diocese of maybe 10-15,000 souls, preaches to 30 or 40 people, if the weather isn't too bad.