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change sides

To switch one's loyalties. My aunt is determined to bring me over to her political party, ignoring the fact that I am not remotely interested in changing sides! You can't get me to change sides! I'm a fan of the Yankees through and through!
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His looks were not quite friendly, and I was so revolted at these constant changes that I could not forbear whispering, "So you've changed sides again."
In a word, he had played his cards throughout, with great care; had changed sides at the very nick of time; had delivered up two of the most notorious rioters, and a distinguished felon to boot; and was quite at his ease.
The MLAs who changed sides include Kavlekar, Isidore Fernandes, Francis Silveira, Filipe Neri Rodrigues, Jennifer, Atanasio Monserrate, Antonio Fernandes, Nilakanth Halarnkar, Clafacio Dias and Wilfred D'Sa.
He said that if the Islamist party changed sides, it could even be part of the federal government this term instead of risking its chances on winning power in the 15th general election due in four more years.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Over 3,500 people in the Southern province of Dara'a changed sides and joined the Syrian army.
Commenting on candidates who have chosen to contest the upcoming general elections independently, the PTI leader said, they have realised that the PML-N has become a burden." So far this year 248 politicians, including dozens of federal and provincial lawmakers, have changed sides mdash the most on record, Free and Fair Election Network, an Islamabad-based watchdog, said in June.
It was Pipeline' s match to lose in the decider set as they led 9-6 before both sides changed sides to tie 11-11 but at the end, pipeline put the match beyond Prisons reach to win the set 15-12.
One buxom breastfeeding mum told us of an inquisitive infant next to her asking why she'd changed sides. She told him it was because the first one was empty, to which he replied: "It doesn't look empty to me!"
"One of our greatest politicians, Sir Winston Churchill, changed sides from the Tories to the Liberals and back again, so I'm in good company."
They were opposed to this kind of regime in Germany in 1939, so why have they changed sides? This coup d'etat was so violent it was surreal, so how can a civilized nation support such behaviour?
Replying to a question, he said that he had no idea bout the loyalties of Hussain Haqani, who had always changed sides with impunity.
Replying to a question, he said that he had no idea about the loyalties of Hussain Haqani, who had always changed sides with impunity.
Chau changed sides after five years with the army while his brother remained loyal to the North, going with his Buddhist training and his disillusionment with communist philosophies.
Has our prolific defender of the working classes changed sides, and is now defending the wealthy?
The Zeta cartel, made up of former Mexican special forces troops, recently changed sides from the Gulfs to the Sinaloas, sparking renewed killings.