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Esme by H.H. Munro (SAKI) “All hunting stories are the same,” said Clovis; “just as all Turf stories are the same, and all–” “My hunting story isn’t a bit like any you’ve ever heard,” said the Baroness. “It happened quite a while ago whe.....

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Max Hensig

Max Hensig

Besides the departmental men on the New York Vulture, there were about twenty reporters for general duty, and Williams had worked his way up till he stood easily among the first half-dozen; for, in addition to being accurate and painstaking, he was able to bring to his reports of common things th.....

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Lead a Healthy Lifestyle – An Open Speech

Lead a Healthy Lifestyle – An Open Speech

Lead a Healthy Lifestyle – An Open Speech With good food habits and daily physical activity, you will be well on your way to a healthy life. A healthy lifestyle means maintaining a balanced and nutritious diet as well as engaging in sports or other fitness-related activities. Easy to say, b.....

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The North Wind’s Malice

The North Wind’s Malice

It had snowed during the night, but toward morning it had grown cold; now the sled-runners complained and the load dragged heavily. Folsom, who had been heaving at the handle-bars all the way up the Dexter Creek hill, halted his dogs at the crest and dropped upon the sled, only too glad of a brea.....

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A Father’s Day Dream

A Father’s Day Dream

A Father’s Day Dream “There are Falcons and Ravens, Cardinals and Eagles,” Boy said to brother Bear while out biking. “But I don’t mean birds, Bear. I mean football teams. “And don’t forget the team called the Vikings!” “There are Seahawks and.....

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Bearer Cheque

Bearer Cheque

Bearer Cheque A cheque is a very common form of a negotiable instrument. A bearer check is one, which bears the words “Or Bearer” across its face after the name of the payee. ‘Or Bearer’ means the cheque is payable to anyone who bears and presents it to the bank for payment. It is made [&.....

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Birthstone: Sardonyx

Birthstone: Sardonyx

Definition – “Sardonyx” is a chalcedony that it colored black, red, brown and white. This cryptocrystalline quartz can be colored with iron and carbon inclusions giving it the brown and black coloring. It is formed hydrothermally in hollows or vugs in rocks. Its name is derived from the Gre.....

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Esme

Esme

Esme by H.H. Munro (SAKI) “All hunting stories are the same,” said Clovis; “just as all Turf stories are the same, and all–” “My hunting story isn’t a bit like any you’ve ever heard,” said the Baroness. “It happened quite a while ago whe.....

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