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wan

Unnaturally pale.
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Although packed with stars, NGC 2158 is nearly five times more distant, glows wanly at magnitude 8.6, and is a pint-size five arcminutes in diameter.
D'Amville's entrance deprives Montferrers the opportunity to reply, as the uncle seconds the nephew and the father stands aside: "What to the father of a gentleman / Should be more tender than the maintenance / And the increase of honour to his house?" Montferrers meekly retires, very wanly evoking God: "Your importunities have overcome ...
Caught off-guard by the specificity of the question asked, one of the pretend pilots wanly replied-Depende-!
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When Arabs think of modern art origins in the Middle East, the name Seif Wanly (1906 - 1979) springs to mind.
This reflects, however wanly, the enthusiasm of the Palermo-born Fr.
Not only did they endure a fraught nine hour trip there but were then cooped up for a fortnight together wanly trying to make the best of it.
Toward the end, Raking Light features inverted, wanly colorized footage of tourists clothed in anoraks standing in front of Niagara Falls, their bodies a pink-orange hue against the white foaming water rushing behind them, like ghosts trying to relive an experience without the light from their former lives.
Stromberg's reply is always the same: "I ask them, 'How would you feel if you didn't wash your hair for three months?" In response, her clients usually shift around and smile wanly: Itchy, uncomfortable, and out of sorts is the unspoken answer.
Seif Wanly, on the other hand, illustrates modern Egyptian symbols of social and industrial progress and Hassan Sharif and Farid Belkahia use natural materials, found objects and local languages to convey powerful statements on art-making in their contemporary contexts.
And Fetterman's wanly etched Master Page pales next to Griguoli's sharply defined Master Ford.
When you catch some priests or bishops making similar comments, they chuckle, "Oh, no, ha ha, just joking." Other clerics, the ones who buy their own groceries and cook their own chicken, may smile wanly and say nothing when such wisecracks fly past.