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We flew in rickety planes so overloaded that we wondered why they didn't crash.
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Chinese snipers targeted the American consul and marines who were guarding him, Chinese bullets flew into Socony Hall where American citizens were hiding out, one Chinese soldier declared-" We don't want money, anyway, we want to kill.
We invited some people to watch and when we pushed the lever, Senna flew out of the window like a rocket.
The film's multitude of animals were managed by Hubert Wells, who recalled, " We flew over an elephant, a rhino, five lions, four leopards, four chimpanzees, five horses and sixteen birds.
We and rickety
Salisbury wrote at the end of 1878: " We shall set up a rickety sort of Turkish rule again south of the Balkans.
Salisbury wrote at the end of 1878: We shall set up a rickety sort of Turkish rule again south of the Balkans.
Salisbury wrote at the end of 1878, " We shall set up a rickety sort of Turkish rule again south of the Balkans.
We and planes
We receive, therefore, in no single intercepting plane behind the system, as, for example, a focusing screen, an image of the object point ; on the other hand, in each of two planes lines O ' and O " are separately formed ( in neighboring planes ellipses are formed ), and in a plane between O ' and O " a circle of least confusion.
We must take away their planes, their automatic weapons, their tanks, their artillery and teach them dignity ".
We wish to find a point which is on both planes ( i. e. on their intersection ), so insert this equation into each of the equations of the planes to get two simultaneous equations which can be solved for and.
He also said: " Even the willing buyers that we have find it incredibly difficult to get financing ... We can't keep a full workforce on at this point when people aren't buying planes ... If market conditions continue to deteriorate, it may be necessary for the company to take additional actions ".
He was mysteriously released and turned up in Curaçao where he told a Cuban exile radio newsman from Miami: " We will invade the Cuban embassies and will murder the Cuban diplomats and will hijack the Cuban planes until Castro releases some of the political prisoners and begins to deal with us.
We were equipped with a British homing radio and U. S. Navy Aldis lamps, which radiated a beam to guide planes.
We can zero them by extending the same idea of stepping through the columns with a series of rotations in a fixed sequence of planes.
We consider a region of flow forming an angle of π / 2 and delimited on the left and bottom by symmetry planes.
We and so
We assume for this illustration that the size of the land plots is so great that the distance between dwellings is greater than the voice can carry and that most of the communication is between nearest neighbors only, as shown in Figure 2.
We have proved so able to solve technological problems that to contend we cannot realize a universal goal in the immediate future is to be extremely shortsighted, if nothing else.
We have so completely entered the child's fantasy that his illness and his death are the plausible and the necessary conclusion.
We had been walking quite briskly, for despite your being so small and me so tall, your stride in those days could easily match mine.
We did not dare speak to so exalted a being, but Norton aimed his camera and shot him, so to speak, on the rise, the split second between the halt and the turn.
We were struck by the notable absence of banana skins and beer cans, but just so that we wouldn't go overboard on Greek refinement, perfection was side-stepped by a couple of braying portable radios.
We expect him to be noble, and to make us so -- yet he knows, and tries to tell us, how very humble man must be.
We believe that autism, like so many other conditions of defect and deviation, is to a large extent inborn.
We can force Britain and France out of the Suez, but we cannot so much as try to force the Russian tanks back from Budapest.
We hoped that its practitioners and teachers might be put on some sort of reserve list and called back for refresher courses each year or so.
We have developed an ingenious method of interlocking these so that you can make the major part of your house in your own workshop, panel by panel, according to plan.
We want to know when the Potlatches telephone exactly how many they are planning to bring, so that we won't end up with a splashing mob that looks like Coney Island in August.
We find too many sales and marketing executives so burdened with detail that they are short-changing planning.
`` We have tried to make both paths attractive, so that good men could find opportunity and satisfaction in either.
Another woman, addressing Christmas cards, said to her husband: `` We sent them one last year but they didn't send us one, so they probably won't send us one this year because they'll think we won't send them one because they didn't last year, don't you think, or shall we ''??
We have attempted to simplify the extensive task of analyzing onset ages and completion ages of each child -- more than 1700 values for the entire group -- by constructing figures for each of the 21 centers so that the data for all 34 boys and 34 of the girls will appear together for each growth center.
We shall find a polynomial Af such that Af is the identity on Af and is zero on the other Af, and so that Af, etc..
We speculate that compulsives in the unstructured schools are under greater strain because of the lack of systemization in their school setting, but that their need to organize ( for comfort ) is so intense that they struggle to induce the phonic rules and achieve in spite of the lack of direction from the environment.
We served our national interests, and by so doing we saved the Guatemalan people the ultimate in human misery.
We rode over roads so rough that our Jeep came to rest atop the soil between ruts, all four wheels spinning uselessly.