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it was ever so

It has always been this way; this has always been the truth. Sometimes stylized as "'twas ever so." We should be disappointed to learn our political leaders are so deep in the pockets of businesses, but we should not be surprised: it was ever so. Twas ever so, unfortunately: the higher you are in the economic and social hierarchies, the more you depend on the exploitation of lower-class workers.
See also: ever

it was ever thus

It has always been this way; this has always been the truth. Sometimes stylized as "'twas ever thus." We should be disappointed to learn our political leaders are so deep in the pockets of businesses, but we should not be surprised: it was ever thus. Twas ever thus, unfortunately: the higher you are in the economic and social hierarchies, the more you depend on the exploitation of lower-class workers.
See also: ever, thus

it was ever thus (or so)

used as a humorous way of suggesting that despite claims of things having been better in the past nothing much alters. informal
1998 Bookseller Curious and surprising (to say the least) and depressing things happen. But it was ever so.
See also: ever, thus
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The new bid is financed by Carl Icahn, a former TWA executive, and is said to be a competitive bid against American Airlines' USD500m offer, which was expected to be successful.
TWA Group Limited is headed by CEO Bill Archer who also serves as chairman of the health telematics publications committee of the World Health Organization and chairman of the general marketing committee for the G7/G8 Health Informatics Group in Canada.
MCR's redevelopment of the TWA Flight Center, which involves 22 federal, state, and city agencies, is an entirely privately-funded investment.
Common form factor: The Leyard TWA Series is designed with a 16:9 aspect ratio compatible with most displays, making content development and video wall processing easier right out-of-the-box.
More details about the award winners are available on the TWA website at http://twa18.
In contrast, TWA provides information on the repolarizing current (specifically calcium cycling) during repolarization of the adjacent myocardial regions with discordant alternans (Narayan 2006), Thus, we tested the hypothesis that exposure to individual pollutants or the combination of both increases TWA in a subset of the same study population.
In the first part, the results of calculation using the CM and the CDM that provides information about time distribution of the TWA amplitude (for consecutive heart beats) and the opportunity for estimation of the TWA episode duration were shown.
The former TWA workers were laid off when American Airlines cut thousands of jobs after the September 2001 terrorist attacks.
The TWA Scheme requires its window manufacturer members to guarantee their timber for 30 years against rot, fungal and insect attack; ten years for weatherseals, glass and all hardware; up to eight years for paints and five years for stains.
TWA (Dawis & Lofquist, 1984; Lofquist & Dawis, 1969, 1991) can provide counselors with guidance in how to approach career planning with retirees.
TWA is a partnership that provides accounting services.
TWA and American Airlines unveiled a new look and a new cabin configuration that consists of buffed and polished aluminum, with a red, white, and blue waistline stripe running the length of the fuselage.
American Airlines, which acquired most of Trans World Airlines' assets through a bankruptcy sale earlier this year, have announced that the former TWA will operate out of 50 fewer gates across the US by the end of the year.
Moreover, in proximity to the star called TWA 6, the researchers found a faint object that could be a planet.
Travelers to and from Israel nine days before the Passover holiday found themselves totally stranded this week when TWA suddenly ceased flying to Israel, effective immediately.