blood, sweat and tears


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blood, sweat and tears

a lot of effort and suffering This house is the result of 3 years' blood, sweat and tears.
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I remember on my wedding day my father saying that all good things in life involve blood, sweat and tears.
DID snooker champion Stuart Bingham really malign Prestatyn when, after winning the title in a thrilling final, he said it was 'worth the blood, sweat and tears of playing in places like Prestatyn and Malvern'?
It's been a swashbuckling adventure that started mid–November full of blood, sweat and tears.
When you are 16th in the table, that means blood, sweat and tears.
He won the US version " in 2009 and said: "I know what it's like to hold that trophy and believe me, it's worth all the blood, sweat and tears.
Ex nuclear engineer and bike enthusiast David George founded Bikmo after an idea with a friend after their own frustrations in searching for cycling equipment: "It's taken two years of hard work, blood, sweat and tears and I'm excited to launch Bikmo so cyclists can spend less time finding kit and more time riding," he said.
It's blood, sweat and tears in the gym, putting in strength and conditioning work.
He has given every ounce of blood, sweat and tears to the county and his role in the dressing room will be sadly missed.
Blood, Sweat and Tears -- an Irish soldier's story of love and loss" is his memoir of that period.
IAN BELL is ready to make South Africa suffer at the Rose Bowl on Tuesday after a journey of blood, sweat and tears to establish himself as an England opener.
BLOOD, sweat and tears was what it took for Newcastle Eagles to win the BBL title, states boss Fab Flournoy.
Many magazines feature people starting up a business through blood, sweat and tears, of which Christianne would be the first to say that it's not easy but sometimes you just have to get on with it and make it happen.
My esteemed colleague Kevin 'Soccer Boffin' Pullein was visiting the south coast for the day, so I thought I'd treat him to the thrills, spills, muck, bullets, blood, sweat and tears of the Evo-Stik Southern League.
Little wonder then that choreographer Liv Lorent found in that scenario, the material for a rich piece of dance theatre which she has called Blood, Sweat and Tears.
AFTER nine months of blood, sweat and tears it comes down to this one final week to decide the big issues in Championship One.