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Of course she had murdered that simpering ninny, Charlotte.
Had Sian been on her own, she would have done much better without the doubting ninny at her side, who also lacked the graciousness to allow Sian to shine.
I just don't think people need to see you washing your ninny on the telly.
While he may have come across as a ninny in a comedy sketch, as Gregory House he comes across as a sarcastic SOB but also a human being, albeit very flawed.
We know Ian Beale's a selfabsorbed, social-climbing ninny of the first order, but fancy paying Dishy Dawn to pose as his missus.
Given the choice of being alive at any time in history, only a complete ninny would opt to live in 1739.
An unexpected bond blossoms between Ninny Threadgoode (Jessica Tandy), a feisty nursing home resident in her 80's and Evelyn Couch (Kathy Bates), a disheartened middle-aged housewife.
In ninny significant ways, Niederbacher mirrors Paul Wadell's The Primacy of Love (Paulist, 1992) in showing Thomas's genius in uniting the virtues and all the qualities one desires for himself and finds attractive in another.
My friend does not realize that by buying into the notion that being a top is a more acceptable pose, he ends up coming off like a ninny.
Record can only cite the ninny occasions when Munich or Vietnam has been invoked and then states that "policy makers will continue to be influenced by past events.
A look at the data pours water on ninny commonly accepted notions about manufacturing in general, and Indiana manufacturing, in particular.
Deferment: For ninny student loans, interest payments are not required until after the student completes the schooling.
Through the fall of 2003, ninny others in the industry began to note increasing market stability.
I have had a very worthwhile career and have had the opportunity to do ninny exciting things, but this has to be one of the most momentous I have been asked to take part in.
I've known ninny teachers who would gladly have sacrificed pay for a sense of accomplishment and respect.
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- nineteenth hole
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- no accounting for tastes, there's
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