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the march of time

The steady, unstoppable advancement of time. Some people despair at the march of time, as they see themselves aging in the mirror, but I relish growing older and seeing the world change.
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In spite of appearances, she was unwilling to present any outward acknowledgment of the march of time. Her hair was palpably dyed--her hat was jauntily set on her head, and ornamented with a gay feather.
Which things, aided by the march of time, had turned George's tastes towards the healthy, open-air girl, who did things instead of dropping them.
Just with the march of time, (the existing student union) no longer addresses the needs of our students, Wheeler said.
When I was happy in my prime, And everything was so sublime, I did not fear the march of time. When I started to go grey, But still went off to work each day, The future seemed so far away.
My biggest problem is the march of time, the fact I will end up going grey, be a little fat man and won't be able to wear trainers and look cool.
Revisiting The March of Time, a radio series of the 1930s and '40s, Schwartz briefly examines the fluid border between drama and journalism in the earliest years of these two different broadcast genres.
Dale reminds the reader that the march of time should not cause us to forget the brutality and questionable causes of WWI.
The competition, titled The March of Time, had a theme of spring and stories had to be up to 1,000 words long.
Memory lanes everywhere have been demolished and the march of time has erased almost all traces of older working class culture.
"The march of time has changed our guest's requirements and we have found that today all our guests expect en-suite rooms, free Wi-Fi and free parking, which we do of course provide.
launched what it called "a new kind of pictorial journalism," a monthly newsreel called The March of Time. The company was wagering that the conventional wisdom was wrong: Moviegoers were eager to be informed as well as entertained.
"As the steady march of time takes its toll on my memory and the vultures circle, I thought I should have a stab at recollecting how it all happened" - Comedienne and Ab Fab star Jennifer Saunders is about to write her memoirs.
"As the steady march of time takes its toll on my memory and the vultures circle, I thought I should have a stab at recollecting how it all happened" Comedienne and Ab Fab star Jennifer Saunders is about to write her memoirs.
The forgetfulness accompanying the march of time may be reversible - in mice at least.
The march of time left him struggling to remember dealings with Rebekah Brooks and Rupert Murdoch.