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sticky end

sticky end

see COHESIVE END.
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Curious, is it not, that an instrument can sound in ensemble like a swarm of angry bees, yet individually like a cry in the night that marks a sticky end for some four-legged creature out in the veldt?
The Strangers is a brilliantly tense and terrifying movie - once it gets hold of you, it never lets the suspense ease up and, oddly, it is even more powerful given the fact that you know the good-looking lead couple will come to a sticky end.
A ferocious squirrel went on the rampage in a German town, attacking three people before coming to a sticky end.
The poor old Ribena blackcurrants are back on the small screen this week, still trying to avoid a sticky end.
The underlying plot and characters are the same; so too are most of the grisly death sequences, including a sticky end for a meddlesome priest and a tricycle ride from hell that proves children should not be allowed to play unsupervised in the house.
Experts say some parts are in for a hot and sticky end to the week.
Instead, Aguero's Argentina international team-mate Federico Fernandez has vowed to stick like glue to his pal at the Liberty Stadium to make sure City's European bid comes to a sticky end.
Paul will be attending alongside actor James Eeles, aka The Digbeth Kid, who also came to a sticky end in the hit BBC2 drama about a 1920s Brummie gang.
I heard you sold your soul to The Devil a long time ago, that was an urban myth, only you would know The hunger for riches, celebrity and success can lead otherwise sensible people to excess The ride was unprecedented, intoxicating, unequalled to this day, but you knew all along the price you had to pay Renown and great wealth goes hand in hand with recriminations, rancour and regret, always read the small print, that's what everyone forgets You got what you yearned for, the world knows your name, there's not a country on earth where your records are not played Adulation, fan worship, all you wished for on a plate, years of fame and fortune before you met your pre-arranged meeting with fate How could you foresee you would meet a sticky end, when The Devil returned to demand this stipend?
Barnaby and Nelson This week, we're in the world of fine dining and our first victim comes to a sticky end in a nightmarish and very expensive way.
Thankfully, Smyth's book is absorbing enough not to risk it coming to this particularly sticky end.