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bucket down

Of rain, to pour down heavily and at great length. It started bucketing down just as I began cycling home.
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I suppose I could carry endless buckets down four flights of stairs.
Blowing a 15-point lead and trailing by two points, 70-72, with less than six minutes remaining, Serrano struck back with six unanswered points before Victoria hit a pair of huge buckets down the stretch to fend off the Blazers' late uprising and hand the Cardinals their fourth win against eight defeats.
Blowing a 15-point lead and trailing by two points, 70-72, with less than six minutes remaining, Serrano struck back with six unanswered points before Victoria hit a pair huge buckets down the stretch to fend off the Blazers' late uprising and hand the Cardinals their fourth win against eight defeats.
Manzo drained the go-ahead triple, 70-69, with 2:58 remaining, before Bright Akhuetie and Jerson Prado scored big buckets down low to give the Fighting Maroons the comfortable 76-69 advantage with 52.9 seconds left on the clock.
Wade buried two big buckets down the stretch that pushed back the Sixers and tied the series as it shifts to Miami for Game 3 on Thursday.
"It doesn't just rain, it buckets down," she says, sodden with rain dripping down her body.
He sets the buckets down and reaches in his shirt pocket and produces two bottles of urine and sets them on the desk and says, " Here's Mr.
"Darius scores a lot of buckets down the stretch and if he isn't the one scoring, Charles will be the one to do it and Rahmon Fletcher, our point guard, will step in too."
It took a 27-point performance from senior captain Lucy LeBlond -- including back-to-back buckets down the stretch -- to hold off the spirited Patriots, 64-56, as the visitors also got 27 points from Lunenburg transfer Angela DeBruzzi.
The 18-year-old flashes a big grin as he relaxes on holiday in Altea, Spain, while getting a soaking as it buckets down.
10 new potatoes, boiled until tender, cooled then sliced in half and griddled Method: Make sure your coal embers are nice and hot or alternatively if it buckets down with rain, you can roast in the oven at 180C.
"I'll put my hand up and say I didn't cover the avenue of what happens if it buckets down on Saturday.
Nico Salva, Nonoy Baclao and Eric Salamat each had big buckets down the stretch for the Eagles.
I can hang the buckets down low enough so that if they do swing, they can't damage the tree or other limbs and it's easy for me to work with them.