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VAIN

vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia.
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However, unlike Ken Watanabe's character, who vainly resisted the lurching of Japan into the modern era with the Meiji Restoration, modern Japanese executive "samurai" are rereading Bushido: The Soul of Japan.
Unlike that sculpture, the Ford fountain is almost subversively comic, or so one might vainly wish.
They are not vainly checking on their tans but seeing if they are a shade of 'cool blue' or 'hot-blooded red'.
World Without Tears pillories the vagrants that rotate through her heart ("Those Three Days") and wrecks exacting vengeance on bejeweled tent preachers ("Atonement")--her world a constant search for some semblance of inner serenity, pushing vainly against the rubbery gossamer film of bad habits, bad judgment, and bad men.
But like the English tourist vainly seeking bangers and mash in Mallorca, he finally gave up and learned to enjoy the local cuisine.
The image of a president vainly trying to avoid foreign policy thickets but eventually devoting more attention to international matters than to domestic well-being is so familiar that the motto of American diplomacy may be less Teddy Roosevelt's "Speak softly and carry a big stick" than Michael Corleone's "Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in!"
Perry was world table tennis champion in 1929, five years before he first achieved a feat at SW19 which Tim Henman, Greg Rusedski et al have been striving vainly to match ever since.
Who would have thought that politics and expedience would so vainly make toys and mere instruments for policy of the people of Cariboo?
After vainly searching for their quarry, the trio attacked the escort.
McGovern was phlegmatic about Monday's events-which saw Robert Thornton vainly try to keep Lightning Star on course as three other runners ran out in the selling hurdle.
As Gunner struggles to keep Johnson safe, he discovers that The Digga had more than one enemy and even more secrets he tried vainly to hide.
Among the week's highlights: at the tribute dinner at MOE, Jon Voight's frank, funny speech about his early career mishaps; SRO crowds for the Merchant film; a big, friendly bash on the grounds of David and Myrna Band's Siesta Key home; and the young diehards downing Cosmopolitans (and vainly trying to ascend the stairs, reserved for the celebs and the $100-per guests) in the smoky blare of Mark Famiglios late-night party at the State Room.