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Separation into parts.
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Q. How do I break it to my mother that I have infantile amnesia

A. i'de let the doctor that diagnosed me with infantile amnesia to tell it to my parents, he can explains to your mother exactly what it means,treatments all sorts..

Q. What are the reasons people break their diet? Recently I passed a screen test for a movie for the main role of heroin. There were 150 people who came for the test and only 13 got selected for various roles. The director suggested all thirteen of us to go on a diet to suit our characters. We were asked to come after dieting for a month. But to our surprise none of us showed any difference. The reason was we all broke our diets. What are the reasons that make people break their diet?

A. there's an aborigine tribe in Australia that it is a custom that the women feed their men for a month every year with "all you can eat" style. they eat much much more then they are used too. after that month , it doesn't take long until they come back to their normal size. that is because the body is not fooled so easily. his has it ways to leave you in your own weight. one of them is make it very very tough to maintain diet.

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"Thankfully break-ins are rare but we have seen a number of incidents in Johnstone recently and were are working to tackle it."
In total, some two dozen break-ins were to be committed over the course of two months, mainly across Mumbles, Sketty, Dunvant, Bishopston and Killay, with other break-ins in Gorseinon, Penllergaer and Morriston.
'The leader had formed this gang for only for a few weeks, but has headed many other similar groups carrying out break-ins in Wangsa Maju and Cheras over the past year,' he said.
This year started off with a high number of residential break-ins, 176 in January.
"In addition to the car, we were also able to reunite the owner with a laptop; they were extremely grateful as it contained university coursework which was due for submission just days later.'' Bailey admitted six other burglaries in the borough, plus four attempted break-ins, between January 21 and February 14 this year.
Police acknowledged that the break-ins did not fit the normal crime pattern.
From January to September 1994, there were 5,526 residential break-ins in Winnipeg, up four per cent over last year.
Petersen's willingness to limit the prosecutor's authority to the break-in itself was just what they wanted.
A resident who asked not to be named said he was aware of the break-ins and was pleased officers were working to catch the thief.
On Saturday, the Athol Police Department will open Town Hall to victims of house break-ins, hoping they can identify some of the many stolen items recovered by police in their investigation.
A CHARITY helping the terminally ill fears it is being targeted by a gang of burglars after the latest in a series of break-ins at their fundraising shops.