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heron

tall, elegant, fish-eating waterbird, with long legs and a long neck. They are mostly Ardea spp. of the family Ardeidae. Includes gray, purple, great blue and little blue herons.
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That day, Malik decided to cash his pounds 16 giro and cook a meal for Scott Heron and his entourage, borrowing his friend Dobbo's flat in Devonshire Road.
Heron was found guilty in his absence after he fled part way through his trial and went into hiding in the Philippines.
During the Queen's Coronation in 1953, Mr Heron was part of a parade of the Fusiliers through Newcastle city centre.
Heron, 36, was pinpointed by a heat sensor camera which filmed him and police went to his home.
Earlier this year, Turkish Defense Minister Vecdi Gonul had said other Herons would join the Turkish army by the end of April.
The CPS decision to charge Mr Heron was one fully supported by the police.
Heron said it had been unable to obtain any positive reply from the board of Crest Nicholson in securing the information which it requires to value the business.
Smith & Wesson is built on trust in performance and unquestionable integrity in business relations and we take great pride in our long-term relationship and the confidence they've given us," said Gary Giudice, Blue Heron Communications president.
A heron passing overhead, barking out its "kaark" call, is akin to the pterodactyls that once filled our skies.
While this outcome paled in the afterglow of recent London exhibitions devoted to Bonnard and Braque - two figures who have meant much to Heron - it still provided many old-fashioned visual delights in a climate too often dominated by joyless Damien Hirst take-offs.
Heron, a nursing student and mother of three, accepted the apology.