time and tide tarry for no man

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time and tide tarry for no man

One cannot stop or slow the passage of time. A less common variant of the phrase "time and tide wait for no man." If you're unhappy with your life, make changes as soon as you can because time and tide tarry for no man.
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The aim of this research is to study the regularities of extraction process of tarry substances of manufacturing sewage of an ammonium sulphate with use of sodium and calcium bentonites, an absorbite and peat, and definition of a specific surface area of the specified adsorbents.
Tarry said: "He's had a little muscle problem and had to be rested, but he's fine again now.
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If they have no objection, he is allowed to tarry with her one night, in order to make his court.
The refrain of the hymn ends with "And the joy we share as we tarry there, none other has ever known.
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However, we can't afford to tarry too long in our celebrations.
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