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intestinal fortitude

Strong courage, conviction, or determination; gumption; guts. Not everyone has the intestinal fortitude necessary to survive in the world of politics.
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In a condolence message, the Chief Minister prayed that may Allah Almighty rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant courage and strength to the members of the bereaved family to bear the irreparable loss with fortitude.
I only mention it because I get the same feeling of creeping disquiet watching Fortitude on Sky Atlantic every week.
He prayed Almighty Allah to rest the departed soul in eternal peace, give courage and fortitude to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss.
And it was so easy to assume that this was going to be the murder/mystery/cover-up that might take over Fortitude.
Fortitude is poised near the Arctic Circle north of Canada, on an island in the harsh embrace of ice, snow, frigid waters and glaciers that help make it (as the locals like to say) "the one place on Earth where we are guaranteed a quiet life.
The town's governor, Sofie The Killing Grabol, is proud to say Fortitude is the safest town on earth Unless you step outside without being wrapped up and get frostbite, or are eaten alive by a bear.
Longyearbyen is the most northerly "Longyearbyen is the most northerly small–town–sized community on the planet and became an invaluable model for our town of Fortitude.
Sir Michael Gambon, who starred in the 1986 TV classic The Singing Detective, rates Fortitude as one of his all-time favourite small screen projects.
Macintyre's goal with Double Cross is to tell the story of Operation Fortitude "for the first time" (11) from the perspective of the five double agents assigned to the operation and their Military Intelligence, Section 5 (MI5) (12) handlers.
I urge the people of Iran to show resilience and fortitude as they resist injustice, deprivation of rights, starvation and the squandering of their funds on terrorists everywhere," Shaikh Khalid, who has 159,000 followers, said in another tweet.
7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carter Gray, founder of Fortitude Financial Group, has released his newest website, www.
Austin, TX -- Chameleon Cold-Brew, LLC, announced that Fortitude Capital, LLC, a Houston-based investment firm has acquired a significant minority stake in Chameleon Cold-Brew.
The Dalai Lama's message of "Never Give Up" represents the timeless wisdom of intestinal fortitude that has sustained African American and other oppressed communities since the birth of this nation and nothing expresses the attitude of a fully developed African American man better than this phrase.
Minerals & DiamondsIn September 2009 shareholders holding a majority interest in Fortitude Minerals Limited ("Fortitude") and Angola Diamond Holdings Limited ("ADH") merged their shareholdings on a formula established by Fortitude's auditor: being one Fortitude share for every 8.
Graham Paton, from Llangollen, is one of the sponsors of Project Fortitude.