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skating

mod. drug intoxicated. He’s high all right—I’d say he’s skating. He took some wicked pills and is totally skating.
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he cried, with a grin, hurrying to the place indicated, where, skating being out of the question, he made a pair of slides, and gravely exercised himself upon them until his face glowed and his fingers tingled in the frosty air.
I happened to be skating when the young ladies came down, and as they needed some assistance which they would hardly have accepted from a common man--excuse my borrowing that tiresome expression from our acquaintance Smilash--I set their minds at ease by saying that you had sent for me.
It is far easier than managing a horse, or skating, or playing the piano, or half a dozen other feats of which you think nothing.
We can settle up about the estate after dinner; I've missed nearly all the skating as it is, and I doubt if the ice will hold till to-morrow night.
A considerable group of the skating party had consisted of the guests staying at the house, and the rest had tailed off in twos and threes some time before most of the guests began to retire for the night.
The current local skate park was built in 1998, "and skating and BMXing has changed a lot in nine years," he said.
Nothing ticks me off more than skating a mile to a spot hoping to film a trick and getting kicked out before you warm up.
Or perhaps they've watched news clips featuring stunt skaters, the evolving sport of in-line hockey or in-line speed skating competitions.
Neuromotor functions are sometimes temporarily impaired in people following sessions of inline skating.
Though when it comes to speed skating, busting records is nothing new.
Each NHL SKATE facility will feature broad-based programming that includes youth hockey, adult hockey, figure skating, public skating, instructional programs such as learn-to-skate and learn-to-play hockey, as well as NHL-themed events, such as national and regional tournaments and competitions for all skaters.
As soon as they began competing at the major international competitions, observers and judges took note of the unusual fluidity of their skating, their deep edges, and the creative use of their knees.
There's nothing really simple about skating smoothly across a sheet of ice.
As thousands of ice skating fans arrive in Spokane, Washington to cheer on their favorite championship skaters, the power of Aggreko will be on the scene, assuring a smooth finish for the nation's finest figure skating athletes.
As the day went on Charlie thought skating Dougie death's ramp would be a good way to pass the time while we waited for 11:59 to roll around.