derring-do

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derring-do

Heroic, brave, or daring deeds or spirit, especially when referring to swordplay or other action-adventure scenarios. The sailor, with great derring-do, leapt from the crow's nest of the ship with his sword in his teeth, pouncing on the pirate captain.
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In a little while familiarity modified their fears and they gave the place a critical and interested exam- ination, rather admiring their own boldness, and won- dering at it, too.
The warm defender of the sacredness of the family re- lation is the same that scatters whole families,--sun- dering husbands and wives, parents and children, sisters and brothers,--leaving the hut vacant, and the hearth desolate.
An angry word, passed one April evening of 1682 between the son of Sir Edward Dering and a hot- blooded young [85] Welshman, led to recrimination and sword-drawing.
He had been wan- dering about that river for nearly two years alone, cut off from everybody and everything.
Verandah," I suggested, as if ren dering him a service, and walked him out by the arm.
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Her friend and former North Eugene soccer star Chellie Dering had a 2-year-old son with a rare genetic disorder that altered his skeletal development and required regular surgeries, doctors visits and physical therapy.
She will be in the cafe area of Asda Pentwyn Superstore, 8 Dering Road, Pontprennau, CF23 8NL between 10am and 11am.
THREE hundred guests will attend this year's Powys Business Awards being held at Dering Lines in Brecon, courtesy of the Army Infantry Battle School and Sodexo.
2Experience the injustice of Experience the injustice of Spanish girls' natural beauty - Spanish girls' natural beauty - I will stand beside a senorita at the will stand beside a senorita at the water park and weep the rest of my water park and weep the rest of my mangled false eyelashes off, mangled false eyelashes off, won dering why I bothered with the won dering why I bothered with the above pre-holiday palaver in the first above pre-holiday palaver in the first place, while searching her tanned, place, while searching her tanned, toned thighs in desperate hope for an toned thighs in desperate hope for an inkling of cellulite.
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Sharjah International Airport has an important part to play in establishing the Emirate as a commercial and trade hub, and we look forward to working with the Authority on this project," said Chris Dering, Bechtel's managing director for aviation.
Join Merthyr Crown Court heard that police became aware of the sale of a piece of night vision equipment on eBay for PS2,300 in January 2012 and on investigation found it to be part of the cache stolen from the Dering Lines Infantry Battle School in Brecon.