BEIRUT: While some spent the weekend wearing thin
the treads of their running shoes, well-heeled Beirutis flocked to Foch Street to visit JOSEPH.
"Unite informed the company that patience was wearing thin
with this delaying and intransigent strategy, and that our membership were expecting a rapid resolution.
AFTER six long years the whitewashes of two inquiries by Lords Hutton and Butler are wearing thin
, so it's time for another inquiry into the Iraq war.
"But the international community's patience with the regime is wearing thin
They are suitable for use in appliance, medical, commercial, fitness and consumer products that must be able to withstand long life, cleaning and be easily operated by personnel wearing thin
polymer surgical or food service gloves.
President Leonel Fernandez, during a Cabinet Meeting, said that the country has been plundered several times and that the patience of the Dominican people is wearing thin
, reports Hoy (April 19, 2005).
Now, however, the magic is wearing thin
. Tilga, her crotchety grandmother, the boat-boy Tahl, and his blind grandfather risk traveling through the Empire to ask the magician Faheel to keep the Valley safe once again.
But more than a month later, with no sign that Rajakumar, 72, is likely to be released, the support is wearing thin
My personal patience was wearing thin
. I also found myself with lingering guilt, resentment, and suspicion that led me to prayer and to keeping a journal of my feelings and thoughts during this difficult time.
Any enumeration of surviving pterodactyls in op-eddom would have to accord a high perch to The New York Time's Bob Herbert, whose form of class-warfare rhetoric was already wearing thin
in the days of Harry Truman.
While the hip-hop contest over "keeping it real" is wearing thin
in 1996, the new, honeyed R&B styling is rapidly shifting the scene from the street to the bedroom.
The residents' patience is wearing thin
after their months' long ordeal.