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In the post-War novels, on the other hand, images of decay, rottenness, sterility, and impotency are more frequent.
He added that the regime has gained a superficial power through psychological warfare by imperialist media, "but the regime is suffering from chronic rottenness and decadence intrinsically and this reality will soon be unveiled for all".
A famous writer addresses another famous writer saying: "The pen with which you write should be broken on your rotten head." You tell me, where can you find the rottenness in this context?
of Dutch or French origin and of stocks specified in tender documents for delivery ex stock, duly tested & released from the Egyptian Agricultural Quarantine, also free from the brown infection (rottenness) and for settlement in local currency.
A few days after potatoes were dug from the ground, they began to turn into a slimy, decaying, blackish mass of rottenness.
diplomats showed Tunisians that the rottenness of the regime was obvious not just to them but to the whole world -- and that it was a source of shame for Tunisia on an international stage.
It is a mixture of puzzlement and terror vis-Ea-vis the major changes which are being witnessed in the Arab world and are shedding light on the extent of the rottenness on the internal levels, and the expiry of the exploitation of foreign threats to uphold the oppression, tyranny and disregarding of the freedoms.
Even if he made his debut as a poet, Nicolae Xenopol is known for his second novel, Brazi si putregai (Fir-trees and Rottenness), written in 1880, a novel about the decay of an old family of dehumanized landowners in their struggle not to lose their assets, "a mirror of the late 19th century Romanian provincial manners described in a meticulous critical analysis." [3]
The decision not to seek a comprehensive solution to the foreclosure crisis will likely be remembered by history as being as disastrous as Treasury Secretary Andrew Mellon's infamous call to "purge the rottenness out of the system" through mass liquidation during the Great Depression.
It is very much to the author's credit that he has also exposed the moral rottenness of hypocritical South African Jewish leaders such as journalist Harry Hurwitz, a close friend of Begin who eventually moved to Israel, actively involved at conniving towards the strengthening of this alliance while Jewish organisations liked to protest in other forums at the lack of alternatives for their vulnerable and pitiable 'community'.
The problems of an activist judiciary are well known, and Buckley's arguments will be familiar, yet they add to the vivid portrait drawn by this consummate Washington player exposing the rottenness inside the Beltway.
Your strivings trip from untrue to untrue, but in such various and unending chain that all that here is rottenness or bane there to a match or meld with truth slips through.
The presence of a specter in all of these works is a politically charged one: the spirit demands revenge for an act of usurpation, as the "rottenness of the state must be purged by an act of violence," which in turn "is associated with psychosis" (126).
Andrew Mellon, the United States Treasury Secretary at the time, talked about liquidating workers, farmers, stocks, and real estate in order "to purge the rottenness out of the system." In Britain back then, Philip Snowden, a small man with a narrow, pinched face, who needed a cane to walk, seemed to want to remake the British economy in his physical image.