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  • I did not earn it.

  • Sarah and Giddon both seemed content with the arrangement, but she felt guilty about the money she earned... or didn't earn.

  • The topic on Sesame Street was professions, which was the perfect opportunity for Lisa to ask her what Giddon did to earn a living.

  • Go find a less annoying way to earn some money.

  • There was enough to do around here and she intended to earn her pay - without supervision.

  • My statement sounded enough like a question to earn me a frown from both.

  • But first you have to earn it by helping this tourist who just arrived in town.

  • She'd never known what would set him off, or what would earn her a blow.

  • He stripped her deity powers, said she had to earn Gabriel the same way you did.

  • Time to earn your keep.

  • How do I … earn your trust, Gabriel?

  • Now, you get to earn your way back to that choice.

  • It was hard to remind herself she'd done absolutely nothing to earn it in this life.

  • You'll have to earn me, she whispered.

  • You won't like trying to earn your way out of here, but I will.

  • "He said I could earn my way out," Deidre said.

  • His tactics would never earn anything but scorn from Kris, but they worked.

  • Janet says I got to earn my keep.

  • The boys were glad to earn 50 bucks and DeLeo was polite enough not to ask why a 74-year-old man was renting a one-way automobile.

  • In the first place, he didn't actually earn a lot of that money on his own.

  • I didn't earn my betrayal.

  • You'll earn his favor, even if only for an evening.

  • Every animal had to earn its keep.

  • All this time you haven't allowed yourself to have a pet simply because your father thought every animal on the place should earn its keep.

  • He felt most comfortable in the outdoors, but who could earn a living tromping through the mountains?

  • At New York, in order to earn a living, he became first a chandler, and afterwards a trading skipper, returning to Italy in 1854 with a small fortune, and purchasing the island of Caprera, on which he built the house thenceforth his home.

  • The Belgian state telegraphs were started in 1850 and were at first very profitable, but for the years 1866-9 they yielded an average profit of only 2.8 per cent., and subsequently failed to earn operating expenses, the reasons for the steady decline of the profits being the opening of relatively unprofitable lines and offices, increases in wages, and a diminution in growth of the foreign and transit messages which had constituted the most profitable part of the whole business.

  • Men earn between Is.

  • In Emilia the day laborers, known as disobbligati, earn, on the contrary, low wages, out of which they have to provide for shelter and to lay by something against unemployment.

  • The cura tori or curatoli (factors) receive 40 a year, with a slight interest in the profits; the stockmen hardly earn in money and kind 13; the muleteers and underworkmen get between 5 to 8, plus firewood, bread and oil; irregular workmen have even lower wages, with a daily distribution of bread, salt and oil.

  • In Campania and Calabria the curatoli and massari earn, in money and kind, about 12 a year; cowmen, shepherds and multeers about 10; irregular workmen are paid from 8~d.

  • Irregular adult workmen earn between lod.

  • Woodcutters and vine-waterers, however, sometimes earn as much as 3s.

  • Taking into account the variations in wages and in the price of wheat, it may be calculated that the number of hours of work requisite to earn a sum equal to the price of a cwt.

  • In some trades, for instance the silk trade, women earn little more than lod.

  • Occupying the southern slopes of a hill on the left bank of the Earn, here crossed by a bridge, it practically consists of a main street, with narrower streets branching off at right angles.

  • The cost of such ventures and the detailed methods by which they are financed are of relatively small importance, because they are not required to earn a money return on the investment.

  • And so they went to earn the rewards of their practical piety from the Law.

  • Origen, who had distinguished himself by his intrepid zeal, was supported for a time by a lady of rank, but began about the same time to earn his bread by teaching; and in 203 he was placed, with the sanction of the bishop Demetrius, at the head of the catechetical school.

  • The clerics preached and instructed the people, working chiefly among the poor; they also devoted themselves to the copying of manuscripts, in order thereby to earn something for the common fund; and some of them taught in the schools.

  • Their rule was that they had to earn their livelihood, and must not beg.

  • They would always borrow rather than earn money, and they feel no shame in adopting the former course.

  • Gallatin tried to earn a living by teaching French in Harvard College, apparently not without success, but the cold and rigid civilization of New England repelled him, and he made his way to the South.

  • Amnestied in 1755 he returned to France, but soon sank into dire poverty, being forced to earn a pittance for his wife and family as a day labourer.

  • The county is under school board jurisdiction and Lerwick has a secondary school, and a few of the other schools earn grants for higher education.

  • The reserve fund is increased by the interest it may earn, but when the capital amount of the fund reaches £T2,000,000 the interest earned is merged in the general receipts of the public debt administration.

  • But the Bagdad Railway Company' (the share capital of which is £600,000 half paid up), naturally anxious to earn the whole of the capitalized subvention, completed the construction of the entire 200 kilometres.

  • It is not the fortune of many more brilliant statesmen to earn this testimonial to character.

  • If, for example, we assume the life of a given mine at ten years and the rate of interest at 5%, it will be necessary that the property shall earn nearly 13% annually - viz., 5% interest and 8% for the annual payment to the amortization or the reserve fund.

  • To cover the special risks of mining, capital should earn a higher interest than in ordinary business, and if we assume that the sinking-fund be safely invested, we must compute the amortization on a lower basis than 5%.

  • Desolate bogs, incapable of cultivation, alternate with the mountains; and the inhabitants earn a scanty subsistence by fishing and tillage, or by seeking employment in England and Scotland during the harvesting.

  • At an early age he showed remarkable aptitude for acquiring languages, but straitened circumstances compelled him to earn his own living.

  • To the great dissatisfaction of his parents, he resolved to return to Paris (1816), and to earn his living there by giving lessons in mathematics.

  • If Lagrange were to come to the United States, he could only earn his livelihood by turning land surveyor.

  • Mill applied to them again, but with the exception of Grote, who sent a small sum, they gave Comte to understand that they expected him to earn his own living.

  • Miserably poor, they subsist for the most part by selling firewood or other products of their jungle; but a few of them have patches of cultivated land, and many earn wages as day labourers to the Hindus.

  • His influence was enhanced by his personal appearance, which was so striking as to earn him the name of "Jupiter Carlyle"; and his autobiography (published 1860), though written in his closing years and not extending beyond the year 1770, is abundantly interesting as a picture of Scottish life, social and ecclesiastical, in the 18th century.

  • The St Fillan whose feast is kept on the 20th of June had churches dedicated to his honour at Ballyheyland, Queen's county, Ireland, and at Loch Earn, Perthshire.

  • Embarrassed by want of money, on bad terms with his parliament, and secretly intent on schemes incompatible with a policy which could earn the approval of his subjects, the king preferred to spend what money he could command on raising troops, and neglected his fleet.

  • Writing to Abel Pouppin (in or about 1547) he complains that Calvin would not return his manuscript, and adds, " mihi ob earn rem moriendum esse certo scio."

  • It is situated on Ruthven Water, a right-hand tributary of the Earn.

  • The " parsons " must be killed, and the lords reduced to earn their bread by daily labour.

  • Self-educated and early thrown upon his own resources, he began in 1814 to earn his living by working in a clock factory in Plymouth, Conn., and for many years after 1815 he peddled books and merchandise, chiefly in the southern states.

  • Forced from childhood to earn his own living, he was enabled to secure an.

  • duties, appointed an autocratic boule of its own creatures, and proceeded by judicial murders and confiscations to earn for the new government the name of "the Thirty Tyrants.

  • His scientific life was now over, his political life was to begin; in the notoriety of that political life his great scientific and philosophical knowledge was to be forgotten, the high position he had given up denied, and he himself scoffed at as an ignorantcharlatan, who had sold quack medicines about the streets of Paris, and been glad to earn a few sous in the stables of the comte d'Artois.

  • A hundred years later, all churches of any importance had similar indulgences; yet Englishmen were glad even then to earn a pardon of forty days by the laborious journey to the nearest cathedral, and by making an offering there on one of a few privileged feast-days.

  • In 1660 he was sent to school at Bergen, in 1665 to the university of Copenhagen, and in 1667 he began to earn his daily bread as a private tutor.

  • EARN, the name of a loch and river in Perthshire, Scotland.

  • It discharges by the river Earn.

  • The river flows out of Loch Earn, pursues an eastward course with a gentle inclination towards the south, and reaches the Firth of Tay, 62 m.

  • It is navigable by vessels of 50 tons as far up as Bridge of Earn, and is a notable fishing stream, abounding with salmon and trout, perch and pike being also plentiful.

  • The principal places of interest on the banks of the Earn are Dunira, the favourite seat of Henry Dundas, ist Viscount Melville, who took the title of his barony from the estate and to whose memory .an obelisk was raised on the adjoining hill of Dunmore; the village of Comrie; the town of Crieff; the ruined castle of Innerpeffray, founded in 1610 by the ist Lord Maderty, close to which is the library founded in 1691 by the 3rd Lord Maderty, containing some rare black-letter books and the Bible that belonged to the marquess of Montrose; Gascon Hall, now in ruins, but with traditions reaching back to the days of Wallace; Dupplin Castle, a fine Tudor mansion, seat of the earl of Kinnoull, who derives from it the title of his viscounty; Aberdalgie, Forgandenny and Bridge of Earn, a health resort situated amidst picturesque surroundings.

  • Strathearn, as the valley of the Earn is called, extending from the loch to the Firth of Tay, is a beautiful and, on the whole, fertile tract, though liable at times to heavy floods.

  • The first step is to open test works; and directly they show the necessity, regular relief works are established, in which the people may earn enough to keep them from starvation, until the time comes to sow the next crop.

  • This pride in their land, race and history they preserve even when, as often happens, they emigrate to other parts of the country or to South America, and earn their living as servants, water-carriers, or, in the case of the women, as nurses.

  • He looked about for any opening through which he might earn a living.

  • The inmates earn their board and lodging by piece-work, for which they are paid at the current trade rates, while by a gradually lessening scale of work and pay they are stimulated to obtain situations for themselves and given time to seek for them.

  • It is easy, therefore, to imagine what humiliations and privations must have awaited the novice who had still to earn a name.

  • JOHN TULLOCH (1823-1886), Scottish theologian, was born at Bridge of Earn, Perthshire, in 1823, and received his university education at St Andrews and Edinburgh.

  • Shaw went to school in Dublin, and began to earn his living when he was fifteen.

  • The preface to the Phenomenology signalled the separation from Schelling - the adieu to romantic. It declared that a genuine philosophy has no kindred with the mere aspirations of artistic minds, but must earn its bread by the sweat of its brow.

  • Forced to earn a living by writing, he developed an astounding literary activity.

  • After this he reigned for 342 years, devoting most of his energy to perfecting the administration of his vast dominions, which he did with such wisdom and liberality as to earn the commendation of Hsiian Tsang.

  • According to the committee, every convict should have it in his power to earn a remission - in other words, to shorten his sentence by his industry.

  • The second is a longer stage and endures for the whole or a greater part of the remainder of the sentence, its duration being governed by the power a convict holds in his own hands to earn a remission.

  • Yet more; steady willing labour continuously performed will earn a remission of a fourth of the sentence.

  • The "C" division has been designed for convicts serving long sentences, who have gained all possible privileges in the early years of sentence and have little or nothing to expect further until the last year of their sentence, when they may earn an additional gratuity.

  • But after ten years they may enter the "C" division, earn a special gratuity therein, and enjoy the various privileges accorded to the "B" or habitual criminals' division with the additional advantage that there is no interference with their remission.

  • The unique Scholia Veneta on the Iliad were first made known by Villoison (Homeri Ilias ad veteris codicis Veneti fidem recensita, Scholia in earn antiquissima ex eodem codice aliisque nunc primum edidit, cum A steriscis, Obeliscis, aliisque signis criticis, Joh.

  • In London Benjamin was able to earn a little money by journalism, and on the 13th of January 1866 he entered Lincoln's Inn.

  • Being unable to send him to school she taught him reading herself, and when only six years old he had to earn money as a message boy.

  • Like every Jew, Spinoza had learned a handicraft; he was a grinder of lenses for optical instruments, and was thus enabled to earn an income sufficient for his modest wants.

  • The Free Colonies were designed for the reception of indigent persons, for the purpose of teaching them agriculture, and so enabling them eventually to earn their own living independently.

  • The greatest punishment to an untrustworthy slave is tc give him his liberty and let him earn his living.

  • The convent of Mount St Agnes was poor, and most of the monks had to earn money to support their household by copying MSS.

  • The quiet beauty of the rural country in the south, where the barren Bunter pebble-beds have never invited agriculture, and where considerable vestiges of the old woodland still remain in and near Sherwood Forest, has attracted so many seats of the landed aristocracy as to earn for that part the familiar name of " the Dukeries."

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  • St Francis did not intend that begging and alms should be the normal means of sustenance for his friars; on the contrary, he intended them to live by the work of their hands, and only to have recourse to begging when they could not earn their livelihood by work.

  • His studies at the university of Athens were repeatedly interrupted for lack of means, and he began to earn his living as a clerk.

  • I plough and sow and earn my food; you should do the same."

  • In Edinburgh he did not earn great local professional success; and, it must be confessed, he was not appreciated as he deserved.

  • Truculent pamphieteers like Simon Fish, who wrote Beggars Supplication, were already demanding that these sturdy boobies should be set abroad into the world, to get wives of their own, and earn their living by the sweat of their brows, according to the commandment of God; so might the king be better obeyed, matrimony be better kept, the gospel better preached, and none should rob the poor of his alms. It must be added that monastic scandals were not rare; though the majority of the houses were decently ordered, yet the unexceptionable testimony of archiepiscopal and episcopal visitations shows that in the years just before the Reformation there was a certain number of them where chastity of life and honesty of administration were equally unknown.

  • The originality of Epicurus lay in his theory that the highest point of pleasure, whether in body or mind, is to be attained by the mere removal of pain or disturbance, after which pleasure admits of variation only and not of augmentation; that therefore the utmost gratification of which the body is capable may be provided by the simplest means, and that " natural wealth " is no more than any man can earn.

  • north-east ("Musselcrag" of the same romance), is a quaint old-fashioned place, where the men earn a precarious living by fishing.

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  • At its confluence with the Tankisso (a northern tributary), 2 10 m:'from its source, the river has attained dimensions sufficient to earn for itself the title Joliba.

  • His father died in 1746, and for nine years he was compelled to earn his own living as a private tutor.

  • I did not earn it.

  • Sarah and Giddon both seemed content with the arrangement, but she felt guilty about the money she earned... or didn't earn.

  • The topic on Sesame Street was professions, which was the perfect opportunity for Lisa to ask her what Giddon did to earn a living.

  • Go find a less annoying way to earn some money.

  • There was enough to do around here and she intended to earn her pay - without supervision.

  • My statement sounded enough like a question to earn me a frown from both.

  • But first you have to earn it by helping this tourist who just arrived in town.

  • She'd never known what would set him off, or what would earn her a blow.

  • He stripped her deity powers, said she had to earn Gabriel the same way you did.

  • Time to earn your keep.

  • How do I … earn your trust, Gabriel?

  • Now, you get to earn your way back to that choice.

  • It was hard to remind herself she'd done absolutely nothing to earn it in this life.

  • You'll have to earn me, she whispered.

  • You won't like trying to earn your way out of here, but I will.

  • "He said I could earn my way out," Deidre said.

  • His tactics would never earn anything but scorn from Kris, but they worked.

  • The icicles are prison bars on our windows, trapping us, prisoners to this life of sin and degradation, giving miners a few minutes of pleasure for the pittance of coins it takes them weeks to earn in the bowels of the earth, performing unspeakable labors for the wealth of others.

  • Janet says I got to earn my keep.

  • The boys were glad to earn 50 bucks and DeLeo was polite enough not to ask why a 74-year-old man was renting a one-way automobile.

  • In the first place, he didn't actually earn a lot of that money on his own.

  • He was the first of his bloodline to earn one, and the coin-shaped pendant was new and bright.

  • I didn't earn my betrayal.

  • You'll earn his favor, even if only for an evening.

  • Every animal had to earn its keep.

  • All this time you haven't allowed yourself to have a pet simply because your father thought every animal on the place should earn its keep.

  • He felt most comfortable in the outdoors, but who could earn a living tromping through the mountains?

  • affluent neighborhoods - 3 times more people than average earn over £ 40,000 per annum.

  • The ancient Egyptians believed that a person had to earn the right to enter the afterlife.

  • aldermaneople even become aldermen to earn a living.

  • So why did the Kaiser earn so little approbation from the British?

  • Undoubtedly there are some areas of the industry that remain attractive, largely due to the potential to earn lots of money.

  • bamboozled the defense to earn a penalty stroke, which Britta Becker dispatched confidently 18 minutes from the end.

  • What about a huge bloody billboard: Do you earn over £ 100,000?

  • The more you win the more bling you earn to redeem for exciting prizes.

  • They seem to be two local guys trying to earn a few bob by playing acoustic guitar.

  • Plus you'll earn a 10% cash bonus with every deposit!

  • Blast the pirates with a full broadside from your cannons to earn extra points, or lure them onto the reefs to destroy them.

  • Hollywood has no social responsibility, it produces whatever will earn the big bucks.

  • buy on-line you can earn ipoints on.

  • His goal scoring heroics in Tuscany were enough to earn him an international call-up at the ripe old age of 29.

  • circuit judges earn the same.

  • Promotion was eventually clinched at Blackpool; a twelfth minute shot by Kevin Horlock enough to earn the point that clinched promotion.

  • Also the opportunity to earn significant commission by referring others.

  • Very few lobby correspondents earn that kind of money.

  • Earn New costumes Cheats To get an alternate costume for your character, finish the Hard Match Race.

  • The more points you earn the more money-off coupons we will send you.

  • Professional rodeo cowboys can earn thousands of dollars for the top titles, many of them are millionaires.

  • This allows you to earn credits toward a Certificate in Continuing Studies.

  • creditworthy people who earn money in new ways, in ways that banks don't always recognize.

  • There are much easier ways to earn a crooked crust.

  • totally customize your character and earn money any way you can to buy new clothes, bling out your ride, and earn respect.

  • Whatever the reason, a journalist whose story turns out to be inaccurate, unfair or untrue will very justifiably earn public derision.

  • Will you need to earn a professional designation or take certain courses?

  • diplomats at the UN more than earn their keep.

  • A born achiever, he started his sales career at age 10 selling rubber sponges door-to-door after school to earn pocket money.

  • earn a decent living, rather than depend on food handouts.

  • earn money 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • earn a good income from the comfort of your own home!

  • earn valuable skills for the trade of your choice whilst earning a wage.

  • earn less than two dollars a day.

  • earn 1p per read in selected categories.

  • earn more than £ 50,000, compared with only 6% of women.

  • earn in excess of £ 30,000.

  • escapees from the rainbow trout farm, makes Loch Earn a very strange water to fish.

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  • Once you pass all three exams, you earn the certification, which is valid for two years.

  • Office machinery and services which earn foreign exchange should be allowed to benefit from investment grants.

  • Such work was to earn Eichmann the title ' chief executioner of the Third Reich ' .

  • In addition, there are annual gift exemptions and regular gifts can be made which can also earn IHT exemption.

  • Swipe extra sales with electronic top ups E-Top Ups can earn you excellent commission and increase footfall for your business.

  • Office machinery and services which earn foreign exchange should be allowed to benefit from investment grants.

  • experienced freight forwarders earn around £ 15,000 a year.

  • freight forwarders earn around £ 8,000 a year.

  • full throttleiven by World Rally dream GUY Wilks is going full-throttle to earn a seat in Suzuki's new World Rally Championship car.

  • grapple moves to earn in the bonus missions too.

  • NFL.com Sports Tickets Online Earn Cash Easy to football picks, NFL football picks, college football picks from veteran football handicappers.

  • Full-time radiography helpers in the NHS earn from £ 11,500 to £ 13,500 a year.

  • host more events, earn bigger rewards.

  • hyperspace jump, hoping to find a new trade route and earn their fortunes.

  • Discover how YOU can earn a good income from the comfort of your own home!

  • introduction of hipS and earn a 6-figure income by providing a much needed service.

  • jock strap did earn just under the.

  • In Illinois, all circuit judges earn the same.

  • Was willing to Ku klux Klan you just earn based in antigua.

  • To earn the permits Dan had the status of invited lecturer, which entailed giving three " conferences " at the University.

  • It is highly unlikely that a university lecturer would earn more than that.

  • The average pay for support staff is around £ 13,000 per year but 20% earn less than £ 10,000.

  • They are forced to migrate and often end up selling their bodies to earn a livelihood.

  • Iraqis need to be able to earn a decent living, rather than depend on food handouts.

  • lobby correspondents earn that kind of money.

  • An experienced wood machinist will earn from £ 11,000 to around £ 15,000.

  • maquiladora workers earn close to this wage.

  • mid-size car yet to earn a " Best Pick " in the test.

  • While others race to win, Edward's goal is simply to complete the race and earn the respect of his fellow mushers.

  • nauseatea rather nauseating attempt on the part of the government to earn its green credentials whilst dodging the real issues.

  • They are the only Scottish team to win the European Cup, beating Inter Milan in 1967 to earn the nickname The Lisbon Lions.

  • Now a teenager, he attempts to earn the villagers ' respect by training to become the village's top ninja.

  • nonresident parents only earn enough for the new formula to calculate £ 5 per week.

  • A property manager with some real marketing nous can earn you thousands every year, just with an intelligent marketing campaign.

  • It is also a yearly reminder of the fact that what we earn and what we have is not really ours.

  • With proper practice, you are sure to impress your potential employer and earn a standing ovation!

  • Buy or Order Mangosteen Juice Get Paid To take Surveys Earn Money from the comfort of your own home with online paid To take Surveys Earn Money from the comfort of your own home with online paid surveys.

  • In addition some product opinions may earn 1 pence every time a member reads them.

  • Why not earn a penny a minute every time you are called?

  • You can contribute to a ' stakeholder pension ' provided you earn less than £ 30,000 a year.

  • By 1840 a good picker could earn around 1s 6d per day.

  • The LTSN has worked hard to earn these plaudits.

  • They don't earn millions of dollars per film reciting poetry.

  • private companies trying to earn some cash here?

  • Should a freshman student not earn a 2.00, that student is placed on academic probation.

  • Multiple Streams of Income How to earn multiple streams of income from some of the top selling internet marketing affiliate programs.

  • In larger cinemas a senior projectionist may earn up to £ 20,000 a year.

  • Jump through hoops to earn 5 quid an hour.

  • He still managed to finish the race to earn MG an extra point.

  • On the highest level of income tax the same £ 100 will earn a rebate of £ 40.

  • Teaching Assistants who teach in each semester earn tuition remission.

  • New money have earn a mere the meeting's reshuffle.

  • I'm just a humble Open Source Perl Developer who wants to write good software and earn respect for it.

  • reverent awe, earn - 13s. a week.

  • Plus, host more events, earn bigger rewards.

  • cash rewards you earn each month will be shown on your statement.

  • rodeo cowboys can earn thousands of dollars for the top titles, many of them are millionaires.

  • I earn 52 roubles (nominally about £ 5 a month ).

  • Authors with print runs set by traditional publishers earn a royalty of 5 to 7% per copy.

  • In India they could earn 5000 Indian rupees per month which is about £ 60.

  • I earn about 700 Nepali rupees a week from knitting sweaters.

  • salesmancessity to earn more than could be put together by begging, slowly transformed them from itinerant musicians into itinerant ice-cream salesmen.

  • Then sent scathing is on a you just earn.

  • When his last hope to earn a crust and gain some self-respect disappears, he decides to take his own life.

  • however senior sales staff earn on average £ 3,000 more.

  • I earn 150 shillings a day (just over £ 1 ), which is not enough to feed my family.

  • In Birley's cotton factory 1,200 are employed, the majority girls, who earn from ten to fourteen shillings a week.

  • snippet of gossip you've heard could earn you a small fortune!

  • The bunny's incredible stamina is set to earn him a place in the Guinness Book of World Records.

  • With proper practice, you are sure to impress your potential employer and earn a standing ovation!

  • It is better to work for a fee and better to earn that fee by managing the subcontractors.

  • sweat Of honest brows to earn the fruit of toil.

  • On average, women in full-time work earn only three-quarters of male earnings.

  • You can earn tokens to go toward the draws in a number of ways: * Through people rating your reviews.

  • His somewhat tongue-in-cheek immoral displays earn the full approval of the young Nik Cohn, who writes the book at an exhausting intensity.

  • However, eventually your money will run out so it'll be necessary to start entering those tourneys to earn some coin.

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