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amour propre

Self-worth. If you're too critical of Sophie, I worry that you'll damage her amour propre.
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The thought of being without your amour fills you with fear.
During the day, Mon Amour Coffee and Wine will serve coffee, pastries and light fare including salads, paninis and flatbread pizza.
Another "love interest" wine from the same cru is Chateau de Belleverne St Amour (PS9.49, rannochscott.co.uk) which is much more fruity.
"Happy End," for its part, signals a return to form for the director, who here makes a stark departure from the sweet tone of "Amour" in favor of the vinegary outlook on life manifested in such films as "Funny Games," his 2007 horror movie about violent home invaders.
Est-ce l'emancipation culturelle et sexuelle en voie d'eclosion caracterisant la fin des annees 1950 qui a incite l'auteur de Hiroshima mon amour a preter ces sentiments aux protagonistes?
Amour De Nuit steps up to two miles and three furlongs here but showed plenty of stamina on the Flat which is a plus and he can prove a bit too sharp for some promising rivals.
Since finding the perfect partner in American Forests in 2013, Amour Vert has planted more than 100,000 trees in wildlands and urban areas across the country, replanting the equivalent of 476 soccer fields.
"As a product by-self engineered in Russia with its unique go-green formula, Amour Colors - BeTA Emulsion delivers one's loving home's wall a charming emulsion gloss, creating it the picture-perfect worth for money you spend.
Amour lives in the desert so he has the genes but we are not as fit as we should be.
Edinburgh have yet to beat their rivals this season but Amour, who was outstanding in the semi-final, is desperate to grab that elusive win.
September 14, 14 (BOR) -- The minister for physical infrastructure in South Sudan's Jonglei state, John Amour Kuol has appealed to traders to resume business activities in the capital, Bor.
Michael Haneke's Amour is indeed a great film, but it is not for the faint-hearted.
French Film Amour, which has already won the Palme d'Or at Cannes, a Golden Globe and many other awards internationally, was seen taking the lead in the Cesars award ceremony that was held at held at the Chatelet Theatre in Paris, France on 22 February.
Life Of Pi, Amour, Lincoln, Silver Linings Playbook and Zero Dark Thirty complete the shortlist.