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dancing Sentence Examples

  • You're dancing to different music.

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  • Why don't you just take dancing lessons?

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  • His dark eyes were dancing with humor.

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  • Yet he too was an excellent dancer - or maybe everyone's dancing skills were so much better than hers that it only appeared so to her.

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  • There will be music and dancing, and many fine people will be there.

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  • The single cone of light flickered on the dripping stone, casting yellow dancing goblins in its shadowy glow as the pair stumbled forward.

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  • Such were Dimmler the musician and his wife, Vogel the dancing master and his family, Belova, an old maiden lady, an inmate of the house, and many others such as Petya's tutors, the girls' former governess, and other people who simply found it preferable and more advantageous to live in the count's house than at home.

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  • His eyes were dancing with humor.

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  • Just think—handsome gamblers, rich miners, everyone dancing with music and liquor and lively fun every night!

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  • Her gaze fell on a little blond-headed girl, her pigtails dancing with each step.

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  • He'd even taken her dancing once, and yesterday he picked her a mess of greens.

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  • It was long supposed to be Venetian, but has been identified as of rare Oriental workmanship. The legend tells how a seneschal of Eden Hall one day came upon a company of fairies dancing at St Cuthbert's Well in the park.

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  • It was silly – two adults dancing around an intimate moment.

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  • Taran in the meadow…arrows…red and black dancing across her eyelids…drowning…Hilden pulling her from the Springs…

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  • Dancing with someone that tall was going to be... interesting.

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  • In the middle of the room a short handsome general with a red face was dancing the trepak with much spirit and agility.

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  • Prince Andrew was in and Boris was shown into a large hall probably formerly used for dancing, but in which five beds now stood, and furniture of various kinds: a table, chairs, and a clavichord.

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  • The Emperor was not dancing, he stood in the doorway, stopping now one pair and now another with gracious words which he alone knew how to utter.

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  • His particularly free manner of dancing even surprised them all.

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  • Denisov did not take his eyes off her and beat time with his saber in a way that clearly indicated that if he was not dancing it was because he would not and not because he could not.

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  • I will tell him myself, and you'll listen at the door, and Natasha ran across the drawing room to the dancing hall, where Denisov was sitting on the same chair by the clavichord with his face in his hands.

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  • If Alex felt the need to protect her from Gerald, maybe she shouldn't be dancing with him.

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  • Me and my friend here would have gone out dancing 'cept she has to mind the phone.

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  • They stopped dancing and he gazed down at her with a solemn expression.

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  • of these shows a ritual procession, apparently of reapers singing and dancing to the sound of a sistrum.

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  • Berg and his wife, who were not dancing, came up to them.

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  • Her little feet in their white satin dancing shoes did their work swiftly, lightly, and independently of herself, while her face beamed with ecstatic happiness.

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  • He stared down at Megan, eyes dancing with humor.

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  • When her hair was done, Natasha, in her short petticoat from under which her dancing shoes showed, and in her mother's dressing jacket, ran up to Sonya, scrutinized her, and then ran to her mother.

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  • The commander-in-chief made a sign that the men should continue to march at ease, and he and all his suite showed pleasure at the sound of the singing and the sight of the dancing soldier and the gay and smartly marching men.

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  • His eyes were dancing with amusement as he used one hand to jerk the towel free and expose cut-off blue jeans.

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  • I couldn't believe it when I saw you dancing with someone besides Josh!

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  • How about we go out dining and dancing tonight to celebrate?

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  • Natasha gazed at them and was ready to cry because it was not she who was dancing that first turn of the waltz.

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  • She sang something mournfully, addressing the queen, but the king waved his arm severely, and men and women with bare legs came in from both sides and began dancing all together.

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  • Between the lessons the ass was solemnly fed, and at the conclusion of the service was led by the precentor out into the square before the church (conductus ad ludos); water was poured on the precentor's head, and the ass became the centre of burlesque ceremonies, dancing and buffoonery being carried on far into the night, while the clergy and the serious-minded retired to matins and bed.

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  • When he had parted from Malvintseva Nicholas wished to return to the dancing, but the governor's little wife placed her plump hand on his sleeve and, saying that she wanted to have a talk with him, led him to her sitting room, from which those who were there immediately withdrew so as not to be in her way.

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  • In the Sinan Tekke or Dervish monastery the ceremonies of the howling and dancing Dervishes may be witnessed.

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  • bull-fighting, dancing, boxing, armed combats.

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  • This last owed its inception to a priestess who, having abandoned her holy vocation at the call of love, espoused dancing as a means of livelihood and trained a number of girls for the purpose.

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  • Already she began to see quite plainly the little elves in their tall pointed hats, dancing down the dusky alleys, and peeping from between the bushes, and they seemed to come nearer and nearer; and she stretched her hands up towards the tree in which the doll sat and they laughed, and pointed their fingers at her.

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  • They must know how I long to dance, how splendidly I dance, and how they would enjoy dancing with me.

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  • There was to be music and dancing; and Cyrus was to invite as many guests as he chose.

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  • When she felt a bas-relief of dancing girls she asked, "Where are the singers?"

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  • There are also two large chapels, containing altars, ornaments, &c., in rock-salt, a room called the dancing saloon (Tanzsaal), where the objects of interest found in the mines are kept; the Kronleuchtersaal, and the chamber Michatovice are also worth mention.

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  • The mummers (some of the house serfs) dressed up as bears, Turks, innkeepers, and ladies--frightening and funny--bringing in with them the cold from outside and a feeling of gaiety, crowded, at first timidly, into the anteroom, then hiding behind one another they pushed into the ballroom where, shyly at first and then more and more merrily and heartily, they started singing, dancing, and playing Christmas games.

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  • "I... I'm not a very good dancing partner," she lied.

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  • By the time she reached the top of the stairs, tiny flecks of light were dancing across her vision.

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  • Denisov sat down by the old ladies and, leaning on his saber and beating time with his foot, told them something funny and kept them amused, while he watched the young people dancing, Iogel with Natasha, his pride and his best pupil, were the first couple.

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  • Denisov, who had come out of the study into the dancing room with his pipe, now for the first time recognized the old Natasha.

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  • Her head was tipped back so that she could see his face and her excitement was personified in the dancing of her pony tail.

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  • Her head was tipped back so that she could see his face and her excitement was personified in the dancing of her pony tail.

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  • You were all dancing, and I sat sobbing in the schoolroom?

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  • "Look at Papa!" shouted Natasha to the whole company, and quite forgetting that she was dancing with a grown-up partner she bent her curly head to her knees and made the whole room ring with her laughter.

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  • They were seated on the type of furniture you're afraid will break, amid a thousand little fig­urines of dancing girls that must have presented a monumental dusting job.

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  • They were seated on the type of furniture you're afraid will break, amid a thousand little fig­urines of dancing girls that must have presented a monumental dusting job.

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  • Natasha was perfectly happy; she was dancing with a grown-up man, who had been abroad.

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  • She threw herself down to avoid the second, sent another knife in its direction to distract it, and leapt up, dancing and twisting through the lightning streams.

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  • It has been regarded as a survival of the Roman Floralia, but its origin is believed by some to be Celtic. Flowers and branches were gathered, and dancing took place in the streets and through the houses, all being thrown open, while a pageant was also given and a special ancient folk-song chanted.

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  • The maître d' looked at her skeptically, as if the woman passing in a revealing Middle Eastern belly dancing costume ahead of her was normal and jeans were not.

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  • ASCITANS (or Ascitae; from avrcos, the Greek for a wine-skin), a peculiar sect of 2nd-century Christians (Montanists), who introduced the practice of dancing round a wine-skin at their meetings.

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  • Having released Mavrushka, Natasha crossed the dancing hall and went to the vestibule.

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  • Realization played across her mind, echoed in a puzzled smile dancing across her face.

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  • He stopped dancing and stared down at her.

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  • With all his devotion to study at Lausanne' (he read ten or twelve hours a day), he still found some time for the acquisition of some of the lighter accomplishments, such as riding, dancing, drawing, and also for mingling in such society as the place had to offer.

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  • Realization played across her mind, echoed in a puzzled smile dancing across her face.

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  • He bowed his head and scraped first with one foot and then with the other, awkwardly, like a child at a dancing lesson.

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  • Words leapt from the pages to form hologram-like images dancing over the book.

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  • Don't be surprised any time of the year if an accordion is playing, and the servers are dancing between taking care of the tables.

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  • The restaurant provides diners with a relaxed atmosphere, live musical performances and dancing.

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  • Just outside the restaurant's doors you will find a sprawling beach where you can enjoy beach volleyball, dancing or simply soaking up the summer sun.

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  • After a day of hiking, the city offers many options for entertainment, including music, drinks, dancing and a welcoming community for gays and lesbians.

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  • And after this a pervigilium, celebrated with antiphonal and joint singing on the part of men and women and with choral dancing in imitation of Moses and Miriam at the Red Sea.

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  • For an account of the courtship and dancing of spiders, of their webs and floating lines, the reader is referred to the works of M'Cook (30) and the Peckhams (31), whilst an excellent account of the nests of trap-door spiders is given by Moggridge (32).

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  • The founder of the Mevlevi dancing dervishes, the poet Mahommed Jelal-ed-Din (Rumi), in 1307, though tempted to assume the inheritance along with the empire of the Seljuk sultan Ala ed-din Kaikobad III., who died without heirs, preferred to pass on the power to Osman, son of Ertogrul, and with his own hands invested Osman and girt him with the sword: this investiture was the legitimate beginning of the Osmanli authority.

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  • For an account of the courtship and dancing of spiders, of their webs and floating lines, the reader is referred to the works of M'Cook (30) and the Peckhams (31), whilst an excellent account of the nests of trap-door spiders is given by Moggridge (32).

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  • Prince Andrew, in the white uniform of a cavalry colonel, wearing stockings and dancing shoes, stood looking animated and bright in the front row of the circle not far from the Rostovs.

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  • I suppose dancing that well would require a lot of practice.

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  • As a rule, the Viennese are passionately fond of dancing; and the city of Strauss, J.

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  • At midnight dancing was still going on.

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  • I said I wasn't a very good dancing partner.

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  • They're not much for dancing, but they are a must for climbing frozen water!

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  • When she heard this Sonya blushed so that tears came into her eyes and, unable to bear the looks turned upon her, ran away into the dancing hall, whirled round it at full speed with her dress puffed out like a balloon, and, flushed and smiling, plumped down on the floor.

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  • My, aren't you the night owl tonight - the boy who has been dancing with me half the night.

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  • The swirl of gowns of dancing couples drew her attention to the ballroom with the orchestra.

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  • To the familia urbana belonged those who discharged the duties of domestic attendance, the service of the toilet, bath, table and kitchen, besides the entertainment of the master and his guests by dancing, singing and other arts.

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  • She looked well-rested, her cheeks glowing and her eyes dancing.

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  • Her smile was quick and warm, her brown eyes dancing.

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  • Jackson had chosen a restaurant with a bar area that had dancing.

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  • When they finished their drinks and were waiting for the check, Jackson asked, "Why did you lie about dancing?"

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  • It was a recent picture, and she was smiling, her dark eyes dancing.

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  • The wry smile returned and they resumed dancing.

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  • On the verandah, soft music was playing and several couples were dancing.

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  • Whilst the reeves are sitting on their eggs, scattered about the swamps, he is to be seen far away flitting about in flocks, and on the ground dancing and sparring with his companions.

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  • The Genevan town councils were quite ready to re-enact all the old police regulations common in that age in regard to excessive display, dancing, obscene songs, &c. It was arranged too that town government should listen to the " Consistory," made up of the " Elders," but the Small Council was to choose the members of the Consistory, two of whom should belong to the Small Council, four to the Council of Sixty, and six to the Council of Two Hundred.

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  • The Areois travelled about, devoting their whole time to feasting, dancing (the chief dance of the women being the grossly indecent Timorodeementionedby Captain Cook), and debauchery, varied by elaborate realistic stage presentments of the lives and loves of gods and legendary heroes.

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  • ii., thus describes the attitude of the male birds at one of those "sacaleli," or dancing parties, as the natives call them; "their wings," he says, "are raised vertically over the back, the head is bent down and stretched out, and the long plumes are raised up and expanded till they form two magnificent golden fans striped with deep red at the base, and fading off into the pale brown tint of the finely-divided and softly-waving points; the whole bird is then overshadowed by them, the crouching body, yellow head, and emerald green throat, forming but the foundation and setting to the golden glory which waves above."

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  • The " zodiac of labours " was replaced in French castles and hotels by a " zodiac of pleasures," in which hunting, hawking, fishing and dancing were substituted for hoeing, planting, reaping and ploughing.8 It is curious to find the same sequence of symbols employed for the same decorative purposes in India as in Europe.

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  • He inveighs against the oppression of the poor by the rich, reproves those who, weary of matins or mass, spend their time in church "jangling," telling tales, and wondering where they will get the best ale, and revives the legend of the dancers at the church door during mass who were cursed by the priest and went on dancing for a twelvemonth without cessation.

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  • Their architecture, drawing, goldsmith's work, carving, music and dancing are all highly developed in strict accordance with the traditions of Indo-Chinese art.

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  • In these schools the subjects of study included mathematics and natural sciences, geography and history, and modern languages (especially French), with riding, fencing and dancing; Latin assumed a subordinate place, and classical composition in prose or verse was not considered a sufficiently courtly accomplishment.

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  • It is a rhyming description of the province of Nordland, its natural features, its trades, its advantages and its drawbacks, given in dancing verse of the most breathless kind, and full of humour, fancy, wit and quaint learning.

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  • It was said that Poseidon saw her first dancing at Naxos among the other Nereids, and carried her off (Schol.

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  • The pulpit itself has beautiful reliefs of dancing children; beneath it is a splendid bronze capital.

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  • It is frequently found among the tutelary deities of North American dancing or secret societies.

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  • Strict moralists - called rigorists, or "tutiorists" - maintained that the austerer opinion ought always to be followed; dancing on Sundays was certainly wrong, if any good authorities had declared it to be so.

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  • Probabilists argued that any opinion might be followed, if it could show good authority on its side, even if there was still better authority against it; dancing on Sunday must be innocent, if it could show a fair sprinkling of eminent names in its favour.

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  • The fourth and last school - the "laxists" - carried this principle a step farther, and held that a practice must be unobjectionable, if it could prove that any one "grave Doctor" had defended it; even if dancing on Sunday had hitherto lain under the ban of the church, a single casuist could legitimate it by one stroke of his pen.

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  • At another time, having asked his daughter how the court went and how Queen Anne did, he received for answer, " Never better; there is nothing else but dancing and sporting."

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  • The Galibis of Guiana, when asked the meaning of their curious funeral ceremony, which consists in dancing on the grave, replied that they did it to stamp down the earth.

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  • He assisted in clearing the hall for dancing or minstrelsy, and laid the tables for chess or draughts, and he also shared in the pastimes for which he had made preparation.

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  • Then the " two ancient and grave knights " returned and led him to the chapel, the esquires going before them " sporting and dancing " with " the minstrels making melody."

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  • All means are adapted to increase the hilarity of the two days, which are filled with feasting, dancing, singing and making merry generally.

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  • Music and dancing formed part of the festival rites.

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  • The romantic element increased, solemn funereal statues show husband and wife hand in hand; and it culminated under Akhenaton, who is seen kissing his wife in the chariot, or dancing her on his knee.

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  • The peasants and slaves at the same time amused themselves with dancing in the meadows.

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  • Among engravings of the same time are three Madonnas, the apostles Thomas and Paul, a bagpiper and two peasants dancing, and three or four experiments in etching on plates of iron and zinc. In wood-engraving his energies were almost entirely given to bearing a part - which modern research has proved to have been not nearly so large as was traditionally supposed - in the great decorative schemes commanded by the Emperor Max in his own honour, and devised and carried out by a whole corps of men of letters and artists: namely, the Triumphal Gate ..and the Triumphal March or Procession.

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  • is a common amusement, and on special occasions there is dancing.

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  • Itinerant showmen carry about these serpents, and cause them to assume a dancing motion for the amusement of the spectators.

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  • The tillak or peshwaz is a dress or robe the skirt and bodice of which are made in one piece, usually of red or other coloured material; it is common in Gujarat, Rajputana and the Sirsa district, and is the style usually adopted by nautch girls when dancing.

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  • potare, to drink, poculum, cup), the convivial drinking which took place after a great banquet, accompanied by intellectual or witty conversation, and by music or dancing performed by slaves or attendants.

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  • It is thence that we have obtained the reposing Hermes, the drunken Silenus, the sleeping Faunus, the dancing girls, the bust called Plato's, that believed to be Seneca's, the two quoitthrowers or discoboli, and so many masterpieces more, figured by the academicians in their volume on the bronzes.

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  • The ward into which she penetrated was like a den of wild beasts; it was filled with women unsexed, fighting, swearing, dancing, gaming, yelling and justly deserved its name of "hell above ground."

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  • To this end, music, dancing, singing-parties (sankirtan), theatricals - in short anything calculated to produce the desired impression - would prove welcome to him.

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  • Kali, on the other hand, the most terrible of the goddess's forms, has a special service performed to her, at the Kali-puja, during the darkest night of the succeeding month; when she is represented as a naked black woman, four-armed, wearing a garland of heads of giants slain by her, and a string of skulls round her neck, dancing on the breast of her husband (Mahakala), with gaping mouth and protruding tongue; and when she has to be propitiated by the slaughter of goats, sheep and buffaloes.

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  • The hundred rate is seldom made, though in some counties it may be made for purposes of main roads and bridges chargeable to the hundred as distinguished from the county at large; (ii.) the borrowing of money; (iii.) the passing of the accounts of, and the discharge of the county treasurer; (iv.) shire halls, county halls, assize courts, the judges' lodgings, lock-up houses, court houses, justices' rooms, police stations and county buildings, works and property; (v.) the licensing under any general act of houses and other places for music or for dancing, and the granting of licences under the Racecourses Licensing Act 1879; (vi.) the provision, enlargement, maintenance and management and visitation of, and other dealing with, asylums for pauper lunatics; (vii.) the establishment and maintenance of, and the contribution to, reformatory and industrial schools; (viii.) bridges and roads repairable with bridges, and any powers vested by the Highways and Locomotives Amendment Act 1878 in the county authority.

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  • A large company of beautiful women, trained in music and dancing, and a troop of fine horses, were sent to Lu.

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  • The large bronzes are almost the only ones which have survived from classical times, the most famous of them being the seated Mercury and the dancing Faun; the marbles reckon among their vast number the Psyche, the Capuan Venus, the portraits of Homer and Julius Caesar, as well as the huge group called the Toro Farnese (Amphion and Zethus tying Dirce to its horns), the Farnese Hercules, the excellent though late statues of the Balbi on horseback and a very fine collection of ancient portrait busts.

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  • All classes delight in music and dancing.

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  • Dancing and festivities are forbidden, fasting enjoined and purple vestments are worn in the church services.

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  • The four chief sins of which he was guilty were dancing, ringing the bells of the parish church, playing at tipcat and reading the history of Sir Bevis of Southampton.

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  • To give up dancing on the village green was still harder; and some months elapsed before he had the fortitude to part with his darling sin.

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  • time offence was given to the Puritans by an order that every clergyman should read the Declaration of Sports, in which the king directed that no one should be prevented from dancing or shooting at the butts on Sunday afternoon.

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  • Of politics they never tire; and still greater is their devotion to music, poetry and dancing.

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  • Under the category of religious observances may perhaps come those held previously to the departure of the great trading or lakatoi fleet: their taboo-proclaiming customs, their ceremonial and sacred initiation ceremonies for boys and girls on reaching puberty, when masks are worn and the "bull-roarer" swung, as also the harvest festivals, at which great trophies of the produce of field and forest are erected, preparatory to a big feast enlivened with music and dancing.

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  • To the accompaniment of the drum, dancing - as a rhythmic but stationary movement of the feet or an evolutionary march - almost invariably goes, but rarely singing.

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  • They have various games, and dancing, story-telling and songs are especially popular.

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  • The Delian amphictyony probably reached the height of its splendour early in the 7th century B.C. The Hymn to the Delian Apollo, composed about that time, celebrates the gathering of the Ionians with their wives and children at the shrine of their god on the island of Delos, to worship him with music, dancing and gymnastic contests (vv.

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  • This training consisted for the most part in physical exercises, such as dancing, gymnastics, ball-games, &c., with music and literature occupying a subordinate position.

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  • (822852), who spent his life listening to a favorite and highly accomplished Persian tenor and in the company of dancing girls, and under Mahommed I.

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  • In all sorts of bodily exercises, as swinging, wrestling, dancing, riding and hunting, they take great pleasure.

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  • It is thought that it may have been derived from the Roman Terminalia, a festival celebrated on the 22nd of February in honour of Terminus, the god of landmarks, to whom cakes and wine were offered, sports and dancing taking place at the boundaries.

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  • Yet he too was an excellent dancer - or maybe everyone's dancing skills were so much better than hers that it only appeared so to her.

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  • Dancing with someone that tall was going to be... interesting.

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  • If Alex felt the need to protect her from Gerald, maybe she shouldn't be dancing with him.

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  • As another dance began, a flash of yellow drew her attention to Alondra, dancing with Morino.

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  • My, aren't you the night owl tonight - the boy who has been dancing with me half the night.

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  • "I... I'm not a very good dancing partner," she lied.

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  • I said I wasn't a very good dancing partner.

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  • His eyes were dancing with amusement as he used one hand to jerk the towel free and expose cut-off blue jeans.

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  • The radio was playing a waltz as she walked through the family room and she moved to the sway of it, dancing with an imaginary friend.

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  • By the time she reached the top of the stairs, tiny flecks of light were dancing across her vision.

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  • She looked well-rested, her cheeks glowing and her eyes dancing.

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  • Her smile was quick and warm, her brown eyes dancing.

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  • The single cone of light flickered on the dripping stone, casting yellow dancing goblins in its shadowy glow as the pair stumbled forward.

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  • Indian paintbrush, lupine, fireweed, columbine, all dancing in radiance with occasional hummingbirds cavorting from feast to feast, their red throats sparkling in the sun.

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  • Me and my friend here would have gone out dancing 'cept she has to mind the phone.

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  • Words leapt from the pages to form hologram-like images dancing over the book.

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  • The swirl of gowns of dancing couples drew her attention to the ballroom with the orchestra.

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  • The maître d' looked at her skeptically, as if the woman passing in a revealing Middle Eastern belly dancing costume ahead of her was normal and jeans were not.

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  • They're not much for dancing, but they are a must for climbing frozen water!

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  • Just think—handsome gamblers, rich miners, everyone dancing with music and liquor and lively fun every night!

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  • Jackson had chosen a restaurant with a bar area that had dancing.

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  • When they finished their drinks and were waiting for the check, Jackson asked, "Why did you lie about dancing?"

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  • How about we go out dining and dancing tonight to celebrate?

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  • His eyes were dancing with humor.

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  • He'd even taken her dancing once, and yesterday he picked her a mess of greens.

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  • It was a recent picture, and she was smiling, her dark eyes dancing.

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  • You're dancing to different music.

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  • It was silly – two adults dancing around an intimate moment.

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  • Her gaze fell on a little blond-headed girl, her pigtails dancing with each step.

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  • She threw herself down to avoid the second, sent another knife in its direction to distract it, and leapt up, dancing and twisting through the lightning streams.

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  • Taran in the meadow…arrows…red and black dancing across her eyelids…drowning…Hilden pulling her from the Springs…

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  • They stopped dancing and he gazed down at her with a solemn expression.

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  • The wry smile returned and they resumed dancing.

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  • I couldn't believe it when I saw you dancing with someone besides Josh!

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  • I suppose dancing that well would require a lot of practice.

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  • Why don't you just take dancing lessons?

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  • On the verandah, soft music was playing and several couples were dancing.

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  • His dark eyes were dancing with humor.

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  • He stopped dancing and stared down at her.

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  • He stared down at Megan, eyes dancing with humor.

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  • From what she knew of the Oracle, Sofi was probably dancing in joy right now, knowing she won a round with Xander.

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  • She missed the street music so prevalent in Cuba, and also the dancing.

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  • Louis XIV founded the first dancing academy in 1661.

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  • accompanied only by an accordion, it was a perfect accompaniment to the dancing of love, life and death.

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  • To see piskies dancing in a mine adit, this is meant to show that there are rich ore lodes in the mine.

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  • aghast at the idea, but Tanya and Rosie press the suggestion, with their song Dancing Queen.

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  • We've finished off with dancing, parcels (pleasingly busy atm, thankfully, as i ordered a lot of stock!

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  • The sight of a beautiful dancing ballerina changes everything.

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  • ballet dancing when I was three and continued until I was thirteen.

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  • This is a new club for dancers to practice there dancing, and encourage others to learn ballroom and latin dancing.

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  • ballroom dancing with Mom for eternity.

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  • Then we can all bask in some of the best classical dancing you will ever see.

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  • Meanwhile, in London, pictures surfaced of French beau, Olivier Martinez dancing with scantily clad actor Michelle Rodriguez in St Tropez.

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  • Her type of dancing could readily be done almost by anyone not bedridden.

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  • belly Dancing - I had long been drawn to making the attempt.

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  • Two dancing eyes blink through a black, velvet mask beneath the brim of a fine top hat.

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  • Dancing in black skirts, white blouses and patchwork waistcoats, this is their first visit to rushbearing.

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  • A dancing man wearing only a body stocking, a strategically-placed bag and a bearded mask, was especially popular with the onlookers.

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  • Bollywood dancing is a combination of classical Indian folk and modern Indian dancing.

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  • Genre (3 pages )... you can get the odd break dancing when clashes break out.

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  • breeches parts, operatic singing and dramatic dancing.

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  • buffet supper, followed by dancing to the music of Shepherds Crown.

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  • Sherry reception, followed by dinner and evening cabaret with dancing.

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  • calypso steel bands to clog dancing.

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  • Singing and dancing tend to dominate many of these events, especially the famous carnival.

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  • chic cafés and bars, and dancing into the small hours.

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  • choreography competition based around Dirty Dancing.

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  • As a part of articulating Indian Christology, many others have employed various art forms including poems, painting and dancing in Indian style.

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  • The Dancing Men [80 k] The story of how Sherlock Holmes broke a symbol cipher.

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  • They were large feasts with music and dancing, and the entire clan was invited.

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  • clog dancing board has been placed in position.

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  • Harry Toe to toe, Dancing very slow, Barely breathing, almost comatose.

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  • At one such event he bought an old concertina, and he has been playing for dancing ever since.

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  • confederate troops with his singing and dancing at a retirement home in Georgia.

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  • counselor jobs allow you to work directly with children teaching them sports, dancing or arts.

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  • Our camp counselor jobs allow you to work directly with children teaching them sports, dancing or arts.

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  • Judging by the random outbreaks of dancing among the assembled crowd, the verdict seems to be a positive one too.

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  • danceders of the powerful G8 countries ran wild in Oxford on Saturday, shaking hands, waving and dancing to samba rhythms.

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  • dancehow guaranteed to have you dancing in the aisles!

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  • dandyy believe in dancing, fashion, cowboys, pirates, robots, harlequins, tower blocks, industrial architecture and Regency dandies.

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  • And one young man has seen the vicar's daughter in the cemetary at midnight, dancing with the devil.

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  • Top F Footwork: In Highland dancing competitions dancers are judged on three basic areas: timing, technique and general deportment.

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  • I love your dancing, your little ' shows ', your love of climbing trees and your general derring-do.

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  • CONCLUDING COMMENTS Not a particularly memorable month with just a few ' dancing dervishes ' thrown in for good measure.

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  • Once again, the showground will be bustling with foresters, lumberjacks and perhaps even the odd dancing digger.

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  • disco dancing contest.

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  • They have even had to employ a doorman at the local line dancing class in a bid to prevent rowdy youngsters causing trouble.

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  • We call him the dancing doorman because he's always dancing.

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  • We marched up the center of the street, shouting, singing, banging drums, dancing and generally making our presence felt.

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  • The bride and groom were led into the room by dholl drums and a lot of the dancing was accompanied by the dholl drummers.

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  • They are different from other formation teams in that they swap lead and follow and the dancing has a very interesting dynamic.

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  • There are seemingly endless shots of the inside of bars, which pan around to show people dancing.

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  • Sports, running dancing, cycling, brisk walks help you produce endorphins making you feel better.

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  • energetic dancing of Queenie had to be seen to be believed.

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  • ensemble singing and dancing is a wonder.

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  • Is the dancing poorly understood etiology in order to.

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  • Allow us to help create a memorable evening of singing, merriment and dodgy dancing in a genuine environment of noisy celebration and laughter.

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  • extortionate drink prices like many other table dancing venues.

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  • exuberant dancing.

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  • At this point I had taken my rather fabulous shoes off to assist my dancing like a tosser.

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  • Twenty one-year-old Carley, who plays feisty Steph Dean in the popular soap has been singing and dancing from an early age.

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  • There are only one or two scenes of court festivity with the obligatory Renaissance music and dancing, as when Henry meets Catherine Parr.

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  • festivityuals, or mixed couples in ' dancing matches ', might also win temporary fame at seasonal festivities throughout the year.

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  • Imagine learning to ski in Germany and dancing the flamenco in Spain with top tutors.

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  • flamenco dancing during the summer months.

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  • frog in a blender when dancing.

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  • fun for everyone in singing, dancing and drama.

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  • funk groove that'll have you dancing, no question.

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  • We all played Mummies and Daddies [surprise] and SB was a working mommy ballet teacher - dancing and singing galore!

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  • Beyond the usual gamut of sporting activities, there's also hill walking, ballroom dancing, surfing -- the list goes on.

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  • The best bit for me, I must admit, was the troupe of very attractive and talented dancing girls.

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  • go-go dancing scientist.

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  • She'd draw a chap with a Mohican hairdo dancing on the left hand side, now where was that picture of Daniel Day-Lewis?

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  • Few have done it whilst simultaneously enjoying hit singles and backing giant dancing hamburgers.

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  • Read plenty of autographs handshakes and teen dancing exhibition.

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  • The dancing is exciting and ruthless: one-handed handstand hops, headspins, body-popping, all given a hard, aggressive edge.

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  • Getting £ 5,500, he says, would have headmasters " dancing with joy " .

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  • Years of disco dancing in stiletto heels have definitely taken their toll on Barbie's dainty arched feet.

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  • But all friends come putting henna, dancing and singing, to Bangra music and Indian songs.

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  • Olympic heptathlete and star of Strictly Come Dancing Denise Lewis tells her exclusive story of her battle to overcome Irritable Bowel Syndrome.

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  • highland dancing.

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  • hilarious send-up he pouted and preened at the stand-up, before giving it a quick dancing twirl.

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  • hobbyy were married for 68 years and enjoyed hobbies of dancing, music and gardening.

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  • The Art of hula Dancing Kit Master the ancient art of hula dancing in no time!

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  • Then on to Linda's Arabic dancing - great being in the desert and dancing like a camel's hump.

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  • illimitable universes dancing in the little cavity of his mouth.

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  • The great joy of the moment, however, is dancing to music instead of the sound of my own breathing and muttered imprecations.

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  • Her dancing in the first act is quite incredible.

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  • I was too, how can I put it, a little too intoxicated to be dancing!

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  • jaunty guitar and pounding drums draw you in and before you know it you're dancing and that is the key to their success.

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  • jay nordlinger stable against rough to cheap western caribbean cruises entertain all ages dancing.

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  • It was like watching Dante from Clerks dancing a jig with a head full of paper feathers.

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  • Or that in dancing tonight we started learning the jive!

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  • jive dancing.

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  • The music and dancing is raw and emotive, expressing joy, love and life.

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  • Kabuki dance: growing from the need to provide a more suitable accompaniment for the dancing.

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  • The full six yard kilt should be worn when ladies are taking part in Highland Dancing or playing in Pipe Bands.

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  • lap Dancing to add that sparkling final touch to your stag night!

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  • limbo dancing.

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  • lonely moors with the only guiding light being the dancing moon beams.

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  • Dancing Birds Many birds dance to attract a mate, especially in springtime.

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  • I must say if I'd known he liked Morris Dancing so much I'd have gotten a maypole as a wedding present!

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  • maypole dancing marathon, starting at Hall Place at 11am on Monday.

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  • morris dancing seems to have lured many of them back to Bristol.

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  • There was also a local group singing tunes from popular musicals and some dancing by local Asian and African dance companies.

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  • This year, predictably, both the Royal Ballet and the English National Ballet are dancing the nutcracker.

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  • Cocktails seemed almost obligatory as we mingled with members and guests dancing to the funky music provided by the resident DJ.

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  • pap panel isn't happy that he's concentrating on the dancing at the expense of the singing.

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  • Takes me back to the days of wet look perms, headbands and formation dancing!

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  • No wonder that dancing and profuse perspiration were esteemed a necessary adjunct to feeding!

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  • These will include the Ugandan thumb piano and xylophone as well as West and East African drumming and dancing.

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  • Singing, playing instruments, dancing, painting and composing poetry are all various ways of expressing human emotions in a creative manner.

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  • poi dancing but she stopped when she realized we were watching.

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  • pole dancing sub division.

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  • Hunting horns are heard in the forests, before the river flows past a rustic wedding celebration where the guests are dancing a polka.

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  • Feets Git Movin ' To really get you dancing, Filter includes two drum-machine style Rhythm Generators for loop-based grooves or complex polyrhythms.

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  • pom-pom girls dancing in front and the sides.

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  • Its vibrant restaurants specialize in delicious fresh fish, kebabs and marinated pork and very many have folk groups and dancing.

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  • I opened it by dancing a quadrille with Flavia: then I waltzed with her.

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  • He took him to a house blazing with light hard by, where there was singing and dancing and much revelry.

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  • Aristophanes comic play set in 411bc includes coarse ribaldry, Greek dancing and Carry On action.

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  • A pair of young robins, dancing carelessly, entwined in the spirit of the calming breeze.

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  • I'm open minded to sensual rubdowns, dancing, dinning and more.

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  • You mean the gentleman I was dancing the rumba with just now?

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  • salsa dancing around the family home!

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  • Hence, perhaps, her pose leaning against a plinth bearing a statuette of a dancing satyr.

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  • scintillateto say it is a scintillating performance, bringing hitherto unheard of depths to the role of ' dancing party guest ' .

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  • For an all singing, all dancing desktop scoreboard, click here.

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  • screaming from the rooftop of Philadelphia house parties, they are dancing wild and reckless.

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  • The ensemble dancing is in fact all over the place and ends in a total shambles.

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  • Similarly, American sheep raising did not provide a suitable setting for shepherds ' pipes or for beautiful shepherdesses dancing on the green.

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  • Dance marathon - see how long you can keep those dancing shoes moving!

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  • shy away from the dancing figures toward the shadow.

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  • sixtythe early sixties the Arthur Murray School of Dancing decided to set up in London.

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  • slap bass, King Memphis delivers a hip shakin ' beat that keeps fans dancing all night long.

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  • A little ashamed, she goes on a journey of discovery to seek out a new pair of dancing glass slippers.

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  • There was a chance to catch a display of dancing and to join in - happily without the plate smashing!

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  • snowman>Create dancing snowmen, flying reindeer, elves, fairies or robins - you decide!

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  • snowmane dancing snowmen, flying reindeer, elves, fairies or robins - you decide!

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  • Each pupil is shown how to produce their own animation feature with a dancing toy & add a synchronized soundtrack.

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  • Latin dancing most nights, Thursday's get steamy.

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  • There's a crowd of people, and couples, dancing to the music of someone's portable stereo.

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  • An operating schedule should therefore describe the type of dancing in broad terms and disclose if the dancing involves striptease or lap-dancing.

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  • I like to stay fit and enjoy jogging, swimming, dancing and go to the gym regularly.

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  • To the offbeat syncopation Snyder is dancing like an indian around a totem pole.

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  • From dawn, thousands flood through the gates to practice tai chi, ballroom dancing, sword-fighting and backward walking.

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  • tango dancing, I think the Brits simply do not fully understand it.

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  • tap dancing.

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  • The Cuban has feature cocktails and great tapas to Share, salsa dancing and regular entertainment.

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  • And for me teaching and dancing is really therapeutic.

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  • He would lead the happy dancing throng to the village green where a huge, decorated pole had been hoisted into position.

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  • thumb piano and xylophone as well as West and East African drumming and dancing.

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  • Within five minutes the entire crowd were playing musical chairs and dancing round the room to the dulcet tones of the Spice Girls.

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  • Toys - ... children Dancing Bear toys - ... children Dancing Bear Toys - Quality handcrafted wooden toys and games Easy To Love - Handmade wooden toys for children.

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  • treatise on the nature of love, told through the analogy of dancing.

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  • Some may think that tossing the caber and dancing the ' shorn trews ' are quaint relics of a bygone culture.

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  • triptych of these portraits on my website, entitled ' Dancing with Darkness ' .

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  • You can see a triptych of these portraits on my website, entitled ' Dancing with Darkness ' .

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  • Winner of the senior dancing troupe was the Buckley Belles.

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  • I think, um, Morris dancing, because you do it outside, don't you?

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  • We'll also read about big underpants, dancing, shadows and ' feedback sessions ' .

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  • unreasoning panic in the presence of excessive partying or dancing in the streets.

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  • Sometimes the dancing on the left side had a pleasing rhythmic vitality.

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  • The figure put on show in a glass vitrine, re-emphasises the fragility of the dancing form and the need to preserve it.

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  • waltzing round his markers like the next rugby contestant in Strictly Come Dancing.

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  • In his spare time he enjoys weight lifting and dancing to YMCA;-) Dennis Archer, 62, Senior Trainer.

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  • South American fiestas can be pretty wild with drinking, dancing, games and music.

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  • Angie Brown drove the crowd wild and got festival goers to their feet dancing under the beautiful sunshine.

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  • wrestlely the summer residents host a local fair with folk dancing, exhibitions and a wrestling contest.

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  • zydeco bands all that time, everybody was always dancing.

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  • There are also two large chapels, containing altars, ornaments, &c., in rock-salt, a room called the dancing saloon (Tanzsaal), where the objects of interest found in the mines are kept; the Kronleuchtersaal, and the chamber Michatovice are also worth mention.

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  • In the Sinan Tekke or Dervish monastery the ceremonies of the howling and dancing Dervishes may be witnessed.

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  • The second class of phenomena, which we may call the automatic, consists in table-tilting and turning with contact; writing, drawing, &c., through the medium's hand; convulsive movements and involuntary dancing; entrancement, trancespeaking, and personation by the medium of deceased persons attributed to temporary "possession" (q.v.); seeing spirits and visions and hearing phantom voices.

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  • With all his devotion to study at Lausanne' (he read ten or twelve hours a day), he still found some time for the acquisition of some of the lighter accomplishments, such as riding, dancing, drawing, and also for mingling in such society as the place had to offer.

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  • of these shows a ritual procession, apparently of reapers singing and dancing to the sound of a sistrum.

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  • Herod Antipas, pleased by her dancing, offered her a reward "unto the half of my kingdom"; instructed by Herodias, she asked for John the Baptist's "head in a charger" 1 (see Herod Ii.

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  • bull-fighting, dancing, boxing, armed combats.

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  • It was long supposed to be Venetian, but has been identified as of rare Oriental workmanship. The legend tells how a seneschal of Eden Hall one day came upon a company of fairies dancing at St Cuthbert's Well in the park.

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  • Between the lessons the ass was solemnly fed, and at the conclusion of the service was led by the precentor out into the square before the church (conductus ad ludos); water was poured on the precentor's head, and the ass became the centre of burlesque ceremonies, dancing and buffoonery being carried on far into the night, while the clergy and the serious-minded retired to matins and bed.

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  • Thus, the Koreans go far beyond the Eskimo and number their demons by thousands of billions; they fill the chimney, the shed, the living-room, the kitchen, they are on every shelf and jar; in thousands they waylay the traveller as he leaves his home, beside him, behind him, dancing in front of him, whirring over his head, crying out upon him from air, earth and water.

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  • And after this a pervigilium, celebrated with antiphonal and joint singing on the part of men and women and with choral dancing in imitation of Moses and Miriam at the Red Sea.

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  • The BaX,uapaws (near Beirut) apparently presided over dancing; another compound (in Cyprus) seems to represent a Baal of healing.

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  • It has been regarded as a survival of the Roman Floralia, but its origin is believed by some to be Celtic. Flowers and branches were gathered, and dancing took place in the streets and through the houses, all being thrown open, while a pageant was also given and a special ancient folk-song chanted.

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  • Another was the fashion for the king to hold wassail with his courtiers, in which he unbent to an extent scandalous to the Greeks, dancing or indulging in routs and practical jokes.'

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  • 18 a immoral life, and indulging in the chase, dancing, stage plays and indecent orgies.

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  • To the familia urbana belonged those who discharged the duties of domestic attendance, the service of the toilet, bath, table and kitchen, besides the entertainment of the master and his guests by dancing, singing and other arts.

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  • They live in the house of Indra and with their wives, the Apsaras, beguile the time by singing, acting and dancing.

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  • ASCITANS (or Ascitae; from avrcos, the Greek for a wine-skin), a peculiar sect of 2nd-century Christians (Montanists), who introduced the practice of dancing round a wine-skin at their meetings.

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  • Some trace the origin of the legend to the Children's Crusade of 1211; others to an abduction of children; and others to a dancing mania which seized upon some of the young people of Hameln who left the town on a mad pilgrimage from which they never returned.

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  • As a rule, the Viennese are passionately fond of dancing; and the city of Strauss, J.

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  • The founder of the Mevlevi dancing dervishes, the poet Mahommed Jelal-ed-Din (Rumi), in 1307, though tempted to assume the inheritance along with the empire of the Seljuk sultan Ala ed-din Kaikobad III., who died without heirs, preferred to pass on the power to Osman, son of Ertogrul, and with his own hands invested Osman and girt him with the sword: this investiture was the legitimate beginning of the Osmanli authority.

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  • The ringing of bells, building operations, vibration of machinery, fireworks, bands, a circus, merry-go-rounds, collecting disorderly crowds, dancing, singing, &c., have been held under certain circumstances to constitute nuisances so as to interfere with quiet and comfort, and have been restrained by injunction.

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  • This last owed its inception to a priestess who, having abandoned her holy vocation at the call of love, espoused dancing as a means of livelihood and trained a number of girls for the purpose.

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  • A large fragment of a relief also of early date, represents two dancing maenads half life-size.

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  • Finally, there is yet another story which attributes the flight of Hagar and Ishmael to Sarah's jealousy at the sight of Ishmael's "mocking" (rather dancing or playing, the intensive form of the verb "to laugh") on the feast day when Isaac was weaned (xxi.

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  • Whilst the reeves are sitting on their eggs, scattered about the swamps, he is to be seen far away flitting about in flocks, and on the ground dancing and sparring with his companions.

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  • The Genevan town councils were quite ready to re-enact all the old police regulations common in that age in regard to excessive display, dancing, obscene songs, &c. It was arranged too that town government should listen to the " Consistory," made up of the " Elders," but the Small Council was to choose the members of the Consistory, two of whom should belong to the Small Council, four to the Council of Sixty, and six to the Council of Two Hundred.

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  • - Carved Stone Figure of the god of sports and dancing (Xochipilli-Miacuilxochitl, "five flowers"), squatting on a stool, decorated with flowers and tonallo emblems. Plateau region, Mexico.

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  • The Areois travelled about, devoting their whole time to feasting, dancing (the chief dance of the women being the grossly indecent Timorodeementionedby Captain Cook), and debauchery, varied by elaborate realistic stage presentments of the lives and loves of gods and legendary heroes.

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  • ii., thus describes the attitude of the male birds at one of those "sacaleli," or dancing parties, as the natives call them; "their wings," he says, "are raised vertically over the back, the head is bent down and stretched out, and the long plumes are raised up and expanded till they form two magnificent golden fans striped with deep red at the base, and fading off into the pale brown tint of the finely-divided and softly-waving points; the whole bird is then overshadowed by them, the crouching body, yellow head, and emerald green throat, forming but the foundation and setting to the golden glory which waves above."

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  • The bird-catcher having found a tree thus selected for a "dancing party," builds a hut among the lower branches in which to conceal himself.

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  • The " zodiac of labours " was replaced in French castles and hotels by a " zodiac of pleasures," in which hunting, hawking, fishing and dancing were substituted for hoeing, planting, reaping and ploughing.8 It is curious to find the same sequence of symbols employed for the same decorative purposes in India as in Europe.

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  • He inveighs against the oppression of the poor by the rich, reproves those who, weary of matins or mass, spend their time in church "jangling," telling tales, and wondering where they will get the best ale, and revives the legend of the dancers at the church door during mass who were cursed by the priest and went on dancing for a twelvemonth without cessation.

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  • Their architecture, drawing, goldsmith's work, carving, music and dancing are all highly developed in strict accordance with the traditions of Indo-Chinese art.

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  • In these schools the subjects of study included mathematics and natural sciences, geography and history, and modern languages (especially French), with riding, fencing and dancing; Latin assumed a subordinate place, and classical composition in prose or verse was not considered a sufficiently courtly accomplishment.

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  • Permission was given for dancing, archery, leaping, vaulting and other harmless recreations, and of "having of May games, Whitsun ales and morris dances, and the setting up of May-poles and other sports therewith used, so as the same may be had in due and convenient time without impediment or neglect of divine service, and that women shall have leave to carry rushes to church for the decorating of it."

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  • It is a rhyming description of the province of Nordland, its natural features, its trades, its advantages and its drawbacks, given in dancing verse of the most breathless kind, and full of humour, fancy, wit and quaint learning.

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  • It was said that Poseidon saw her first dancing at Naxos among the other Nereids, and carried her off (Schol.

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  • The pulpit itself has beautiful reliefs of dancing children; beneath it is a splendid bronze capital.

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  • It is frequently found among the tutelary deities of North American dancing or secret societies.

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  • Strict moralists - called rigorists, or "tutiorists" - maintained that the austerer opinion ought always to be followed; dancing on Sundays was certainly wrong, if any good authorities had declared it to be so.

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  • Probabiliorists maintained that the more general opinion ought to prevail, irrespectively of whether it was the stricter or the laxer; dancing on Sunday was perfectly lawful, if the majority of casuists approved it.

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  • Probabilists argued that any opinion might be followed, if it could show good authority on its side, even if there was still better authority against it; dancing on Sunday must be innocent, if it could show a fair sprinkling of eminent names in its favour.

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  • The fourth and last school - the "laxists" - carried this principle a step farther, and held that a practice must be unobjectionable, if it could prove that any one "grave Doctor" had defended it; even if dancing on Sunday had hitherto lain under the ban of the church, a single casuist could legitimate it by one stroke of his pen.

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  • At another time, having asked his daughter how the court went and how Queen Anne did, he received for answer, " Never better; there is nothing else but dancing and sporting."

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  • The Galibis of Guiana, when asked the meaning of their curious funeral ceremony, which consists in dancing on the grave, replied that they did it to stamp down the earth.

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  • He assisted in clearing the hall for dancing or minstrelsy, and laid the tables for chess or draughts, and he also shared in the pastimes for which he had made preparation.

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  • Then the " two ancient and grave knights " returned and led him to the chapel, the esquires going before them " sporting and dancing " with " the minstrels making melody."

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  • All means are adapted to increase the hilarity of the two days, which are filled with feasting, dancing, singing and making merry generally.

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  • The needs of the god were much the same as those)f mortals; no more than they could he dispense with food and Irink, clothes for his apparel, ointment for his limbs, and music tnd dancing to rejoice his heart.

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  • Music and dancing formed part of the festival rites.

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  • The romantic element increased, solemn funereal statues show husband and wife hand in hand; and it culminated under Akhenaton, who is seen kissing his wife in the chariot, or dancing her on his knee.

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  • The peasants and slaves at the same time amused themselves with dancing in the meadows.

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  • Among engravings of the same time are three Madonnas, the apostles Thomas and Paul, a bagpiper and two peasants dancing, and three or four experiments in etching on plates of iron and zinc. In wood-engraving his energies were almost entirely given to bearing a part - which modern research has proved to have been not nearly so large as was traditionally supposed - in the great decorative schemes commanded by the Emperor Max in his own honour, and devised and carried out by a whole corps of men of letters and artists: namely, the Triumphal Gate ..and the Triumphal March or Procession.

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  • is a common amusement, and on special occasions there is dancing.

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  • Itinerant showmen carry about these serpents, and cause them to assume a dancing motion for the amusement of the spectators.

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  • The tillak or peshwaz is a dress or robe the skirt and bodice of which are made in one piece, usually of red or other coloured material; it is common in Gujarat, Rajputana and the Sirsa district, and is the style usually adopted by nautch girls when dancing.

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  • potare, to drink, poculum, cup), the convivial drinking which took place after a great banquet, accompanied by intellectual or witty conversation, and by music or dancing performed by slaves or attendants.

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  • It is thence that we have obtained the reposing Hermes, the drunken Silenus, the sleeping Faunus, the dancing girls, the bust called Plato's, that believed to be Seneca's, the two quoitthrowers or discoboli, and so many masterpieces more, figured by the academicians in their volume on the bronzes.

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  • The ward into which she penetrated was like a den of wild beasts; it was filled with women unsexed, fighting, swearing, dancing, gaming, yelling and justly deserved its name of "hell above ground."

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  • To this end, music, dancing, singing-parties (sankirtan), theatricals - in short anything calculated to produce the desired impression - would prove welcome to him.

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  • Kali, on the other hand, the most terrible of the goddess's forms, has a special service performed to her, at the Kali-puja, during the darkest night of the succeeding month; when she is represented as a naked black woman, four-armed, wearing a garland of heads of giants slain by her, and a string of skulls round her neck, dancing on the breast of her husband (Mahakala), with gaping mouth and protruding tongue; and when she has to be propitiated by the slaughter of goats, sheep and buffaloes.

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  • The hundred rate is seldom made, though in some counties it may be made for purposes of main roads and bridges chargeable to the hundred as distinguished from the county at large; (ii.) the borrowing of money; (iii.) the passing of the accounts of, and the discharge of the county treasurer; (iv.) shire halls, county halls, assize courts, the judges' lodgings, lock-up houses, court houses, justices' rooms, police stations and county buildings, works and property; (v.) the licensing under any general act of houses and other places for music or for dancing, and the granting of licences under the Racecourses Licensing Act 1879; (vi.) the provision, enlargement, maintenance and management and visitation of, and other dealing with, asylums for pauper lunatics; (vii.) the establishment and maintenance of, and the contribution to, reformatory and industrial schools; (viii.) bridges and roads repairable with bridges, and any powers vested by the Highways and Locomotives Amendment Act 1878 in the county authority.

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  • The foreign settlement is on the north of the oasis; it consists of a broad main street, the rue Berthe (from which a few side streets branch at right angles), lined with European houses, the whole in the style of a typical French winter resort, a beautiful public garden, with the church in the centre, an arcade, a pretentious mairie in pseudo-Moorish style with entrance guarded by terra-cotta lions, some good shops, a number of excellent hotels and cafes, a casino, clubs, and, near by, a street of dancing and singing girls of the tribe of Walad-Nail.

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  • A large company of beautiful women, trained in music and dancing, and a troop of fine horses, were sent to Lu.

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  • The large bronzes are almost the only ones which have survived from classical times, the most famous of them being the seated Mercury and the dancing Faun; the marbles reckon among their vast number the Psyche, the Capuan Venus, the portraits of Homer and Julius Caesar, as well as the huge group called the Toro Farnese (Amphion and Zethus tying Dirce to its horns), the Farnese Hercules, the excellent though late statues of the Balbi on horseback and a very fine collection of ancient portrait busts.

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  • All classes delight in music and dancing.

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  • Dancing and festivities are forbidden, fasting enjoined and purple vestments are worn in the church services.

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  • The four chief sins of which he was guilty were dancing, ringing the bells of the parish church, playing at tipcat and reading the history of Sir Bevis of Southampton.

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  • To give up dancing on the village green was still harder; and some months elapsed before he had the fortitude to part with his darling sin.

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  • Many Pietists soon maintained that the new birth must always be preceded by agonies of repentance, and that only a regenerated theologian could teach theology, while the whole school shunned all common worldly amusements, such as dancing, the theatre, and public games.

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  • time offence was given to the Puritans by an order that every clergyman should read the Declaration of Sports, in which the king directed that no one should be prevented from dancing or shooting at the butts on Sunday afternoon.

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  • Of politics they never tire; and still greater is their devotion to music, poetry and dancing.

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  • Under the category of religious observances may perhaps come those held previously to the departure of the great trading or lakatoi fleet: their taboo-proclaiming customs, their ceremonial and sacred initiation ceremonies for boys and girls on reaching puberty, when masks are worn and the "bull-roarer" swung, as also the harvest festivals, at which great trophies of the produce of field and forest are erected, preparatory to a big feast enlivened with music and dancing.

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  • To the accompaniment of the drum, dancing - as a rhythmic but stationary movement of the feet or an evolutionary march - almost invariably goes, but rarely singing.

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  • They have various games, and dancing, story-telling and songs are especially popular.

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  • The Delian amphictyony probably reached the height of its splendour early in the 7th century B.C. The Hymn to the Delian Apollo, composed about that time, celebrates the gathering of the Ionians with their wives and children at the shrine of their god on the island of Delos, to worship him with music, dancing and gymnastic contests (vv.

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  • This training consisted for the most part in physical exercises, such as dancing, gymnastics, ball-games, &c., with music and literature occupying a subordinate position.

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  • (822852), who spent his life listening to a favorite and highly accomplished Persian tenor and in the company of dancing girls, and under Mahommed I.

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  • In all sorts of bodily exercises, as swinging, wrestling, dancing, riding and hunting, they take great pleasure.

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  • It is thought that it may have been derived from the Roman Terminalia, a festival celebrated on the 22nd of February in honour of Terminus, the god of landmarks, to whom cakes and wine were offered, sports and dancing taking place at the boundaries.

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  • What a fellow you are for dancing!

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  • I opened it by dancing a quadrille with Flavia: then I waltzed with her.

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  • With activities such as ballroom dancing, reminiscence sessions and computer training, the world does n't seem such a lonely place any more.

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  • He took him to a house blazing with light hard by, where there was singing and dancing and much revelry.

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  • Aristophanes comic play set in 411bc includes coarse ribaldry, Greek dancing and Carry On action.

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  • A pair of young robins, dancing carelessly, entwined in the spirit of the calming breeze.

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  • I 'm open minded to sensual rubdowns, dancing, dinning and more.

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  • You mean the gentleman I was dancing the rumba with just now?

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  • You'll often find her doing a bit of salsa dancing around the family home !

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  • Hence, perhaps, her pose leaning against a plinth bearing a statuette of a dancing satyr.

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  • Needless to say it is a scintillating performance, bringing hitherto unheard of depths to the role of ' dancing party guest '.

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  • For an all singing, all dancing desktop scoreboard, click here.

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  • Screaming from the rooftop of Philadelphia house parties, they are dancing wild and reckless.

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  • The ensemble dancing is in fact all over the place and ends in a total shambles.

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  • Similarly, American sheep raising did not provide a suitable setting for shepherds ' pipes or for beautiful shepherdesses dancing on the green.

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  • Dance marathon - see how long you can keep those dancing shoes moving !

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  • Her eyes gaze out on the scene, but shy away from the dancing figures toward the shadow.

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  • In the early sixties the Arthur Murray School of Dancing decided to set up in London.

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  • With Vintage guitars and the upright slap bass, King Memphis delivers a hip shakin ' beat that keeps fans dancing all night long.

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  • A little ashamed, she goes on a journey of discovery to seek out a new pair of dancing glass slippers.

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  • There was a chance to catch a display of dancing and to join in - happily without the plate smashing !

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  • Create dancing snowmen, flying reindeer, elves, fairies or robins - you decide !

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  • Frigate Bay 's beach bars fill up toward sunset with party people who love dancing to calypso and soca music.

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  • Each pupil is shown how to produce their own animation feature with a dancing toy & add a synchronized soundtrack.

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  • There was dancing every night, daytime concerts, stunt diving, and speedboat trips out to the harbor and back.

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  • Latin dancing most nights, Thursday 's get steamy.

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  • There 's a crowd of people, and couples, dancing to the music of someone 's portable stereo.

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  • An operating schedule should therefore describe the type of dancing in broad terms and disclose if the dancing involves striptease or lap-dancing.

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  • I like to stay fit and enjoy jogging, swimming, dancing and go to the gym regularly.

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  • To the offbeat syncopation Snyder is dancing like an indian around a totem pole.

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  • From dawn, thousands flood through the gates to practice tai chi, ballroom dancing, sword-fighting and backward walking.

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  • When looking Finnish tango dancing, I think the Brits simply do not fully understand it.

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  • In his early years Andrew Feest studied judo, gymnastics, modern ballet and tap dancing.

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  • The Cuban has feature cocktails and great tapas to Share, salsa dancing and regular entertainment.

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  • Salsa dancing is a great high tempo workout that can also be built into your social life.

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  • And for me teaching and dancing is really therapeutic.

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  • He would lead the happy dancing throng to the village green where a huge, decorated pole had been hoisted into position.

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  • Pole dancing was designed as a means of titillating people.

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  • Within five minutes the entire crowd were playing musical chairs and dancing round the room to the dulcet tones of the Spice Girls.

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  • Toys -... children Dancing Bear Toys - Quality handcrafted wooden toys and games Easy To Love - Handmade wooden toys for children.

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  • This is a treatise on the nature of love, told through the analogy of dancing.

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  • Some may think that tossing the caber and dancing the ' shorn trews ' are quaint relics of a bygone culture.

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  • You can see a triptych of these portraits on my website, entitled ' Dancing with Darkness '.

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  • Winner of the senior dancing troupe was the Buckley Belles.

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  • I think, um, Morris dancing, because you do it outside, do n't you?

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  • We'll also read about big underpants, dancing, shadows and ' feedback sessions '.

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  • Our analysis would seem to be an unreasoning panic in the presence of excessive partying or dancing in the streets.

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  • Sometimes the dancing on the left side had a pleasing rhythmic vitality.

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  • The figure put on show in a glass vitrine, re-emphasises the fragility of the dancing form and the need to preserve it.

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  • He did manage several strong breaks through the middle, waltzing round his markers like the next rugby contestant in Strictly Come Dancing.

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  • Some present 'all singing all dancing ' themes; others opt for elegant waxwork type tableaux where not a muscle moves throughout the procession.

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  • In his spare time he enjoys weight lifting and dancing to YMCA; -) Dennis Archer, 62, Senior Trainer.

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  • As he ran through the forest, the king of men ran alongside him, laughing and dancing and whooping for joy.

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  • South American fiestas can be pretty wild with drinking, dancing, games and music.

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  • Angie Brown drove the crowd wild and got festival goers to their feet dancing under the beautiful sunshine.

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  • In July the summer residents host a local fair with folk dancing, exhibitions and a wrestling contest.

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  • Playing with zydeco bands all that time, everybody was always dancing.

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  • It’s been such a long time since we went dancing. Let’s go tonight!

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  • The old couple likes to act inane by dancing around in front of the children.

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  • Male birds will use tactics like dancing or flashing their colorful feathers to beguile their female counterparts.

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  • Male birds will use tactics like dancing or flashing their colorful feathers to beguile their female counterparts.

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  • Clowns, elephants, seals, dancing bears, ringmasters and acrobats entertain kids of all ages and both genders.

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  • Dancing cat - The favorite cat dance video.

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  • Cats Don't Dance is a sweet, rags-to-riches story of a cat named Danny who achieves his dancing dream.

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  • Supper Club: Dancing with the Stars host Tom Bergeron takes viewers to a different Hollywood dinner party each week where celebrity chefs prepare green meals.

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  • One of Brooke's favorite past times is dancing.

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  • Also try dancing with both of your arms up above your heart.

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