This new legislation rattled its way around the corridors of power, through the House of Commons and the House of Lords and back again, probably several times, in and out of various government offices, with highly-paid civil servants cogitating
about the wording, legalities etc.
The former MP for Ceredigion and AM for mid and west Wales, Cynog Dafis, who was a candidate for party president, said last night: 'We have been cogitating
on Plaid Cymru's strategy, its message and its mission in particular in relation to the 2007 Assembly elections.
He finished by saying: "Let's hope that the proposal that the Italian government foresees and that the European Commission is also cogitating
on will make it difficult to carry out malversations [misconduct in public office]"
has created a rich portrait of Americans cogitating
their way through lived moral problems.
Meanwhile, the Member States within the Council are cogitating
endlessly about the majority support required to adopt the Commission proposals about raising the ceiling and extending the scope of Euratom loans.
From the moment he parked his backside on a flight home from the Far East before a World Cup ball had been kicked, he must have been cogitating
on exactly how McCarthy's downfall might have been plotted.
Trained as artists and not humanists, they probably did not have much stamina in devoting time away from the studio reading cogitating
In the past few months, there's been a lot of hilarious semantic commentary about two political and religious demagogues, all of it cogitating
the question of whether or not they are too "extreme.
If the truth be told, Aldrin didn't spend much time peering homeward or cogitating
his place in the cosmos.
Acarefully-selected judging panel embracing the very best of FIFA's ethical approach to such matters has been burning the midnight oil cogitating
over Iron Angle's 2010 awards, and here are the results of their deliberations.
(Loyd Grossman taught me that word on Masterchef several years ago - "we've deliberated, cogitated and digested.
I'd like to be cogitating
on what I'm going to write at about 45 degrees.
Do their cogitating
among the plush velvet, leather armchairs and deep-pile carpets?
10pm, our two man team, which we had named Holmes and Watson, was still cogitating
about the clues.
As long as you look all enigmatic and insouciant and appear to be cogitating
deeply and hatching some great master plan you'll be fine.