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The dismissal of the Prime Minister by the Govenor General was highly contentious.

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The diminutive nature of the brain does not limit its ability to compile within itself an inifinite number of words.

< I have a feeling I am not using the word in the right context... any feedback?>

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Life can sometimes appear voluptuous and tempting.

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For some reason, a Deluxe Cheeseburger sounds good about now.

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By the way, Juvenesco, the way you used diminutive did not strike me as awkward.

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They say "Love is blind"..can this be an absent-minded state?

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This oil shortage sucks!

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Time to go home, time to go home, day is ended and its time to go home.

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"He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home."

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Could there possibly be anything less productive than jealousy?


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Wide-spread sophistication and knowledge would obviate the domination of the upper classes vis à vis the poorer classes.

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The drought attenuated the river to a narrow channel.

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Could there possibly be anything less productive than jealousy?


DSW, it can be quite productive as such:

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Envy can be a positive motivator. Let it inspire you to work harder for what you want.

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hey guys....
Comments are welcomed here as long we stick to the rules of the game!

well I'd better continue...

"Anger can be a translation of hatred".

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Would you weigh a whale at a whale weigh station?

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Men of the choleric type take to kicking and smashing.

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