Purse sentence examples

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  • Tears flooded her eyes and she dug in her purse for a tissue.

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  • You have my purse and cell phone.

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  • As soon as she retrieved her purse and clothes, she could call Connie to come get her.

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  • "I've got her purse over here," Connie said, holding up a shiny red purse.

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  • I had it in my purse and I never heard it ring.

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  • Dean didn't even offer a quip about Fred's tightness with a buck and his moth-eaten purse as the old man called over a waitress to do the duties.

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  • Deidre looked through her purse and pulled out the wallet.

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  • Grabbing her purse, she ran out the door.

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  • I'd just as soon get back to purse snatchers and pot smokers and leave the big boys to you.

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  • She retrieved them from her purse and handed them to him.

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  • I need to get my purse and clothes out of the car.

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  • She had her purse, and it wasn't as though he had done any physical harm.

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  • She withdrew a single sheet of paper from her purse, unfolded it and adjusted her glasses.

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  • Then, taking out his purse, he offered the Dean a shilling.

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  • Finally Fred O'Connor withdrew a crumpled dollar bill from his antiquated change purse and a fountain pen from his jacket pocket.

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  • She moved away from him, searching in her purse for the door key.

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  • He went to his bed, drew a purse from under the clean pillow, and sent for wine.

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  • Claustrophobic in the dark cave that had become her home, she grabbed her coat and purse and set out into the cold, brisk evening.

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  • Dean reached past her, grabbed her purse and dumped the contents on the table.

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  • She snatched her purse and fled out the front door, running as hard as she could down the driveway.

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  • You can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear.

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  • Grabbing her purse, she darted for the door.

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  • She stepped back even more and clenched the purse to her body, distracted as a sleek black car pulled up to the curb.

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  • She opened her purse and took out a picture of Randy Byrne and Jen.

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  • Leaving the picture and her purse in the car, she decided to look around and see if there was a carcass.

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  • She slipped into a pair of white sandals and grabbed her purse, giving her long curls a toss to send them cascading down her back instead of tickling her shoulders.

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  • Standing at the car digging in her purse for the key, she spied Alex's truck.

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  • Tucking some tissues into her purse, she joined Bill and Katie in the living room.

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  • Deidre dug through her purse as she walked and pulled out her cell, thrilled to see she had battery power.

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  • Sofia put her purse down and tucked her phone into her jeans.

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  • She grabbed her purse and followed him to the truck, leaping in quickly so he could close the door and get around to his side.

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  • He was able to creep up, snatch a purse and run before anyone registered that the hooded youth ever approached.

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  • The car was a loss anyway, but her purse and clothes would be ruined.

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  • Digging a note pad out of her purse, she labored over a note.

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  • His purse was always empty because it was open to everyone.

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  • Taking a small tablet and a pencil from her purse, she put them in front of him.

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  • Check her purse for something she wrote and compare it.

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  • She found her purse, fished them out and threw them to him.

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  • "Allow me to look at your purse," he said in a low, almost inaudible, voice.

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  • "Well, they've sent you a tidy sum," said Berg, eying the heavy purse that sank into the sofa.

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  • She came into the kitchen with her purse on one arm and joined the others.

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  • She pulled her keys out of her purse and clicked the unlock button, mouth dry as the vehicle's lights blinked.

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  • Katie grabbed her purse and walked quickly down a pristine hall to a placard that read Officer David.

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  • The beautiful woman pulled a card from her small purse and handed it to her.

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  • He then reached into his pocket for his snap-top purse and extracted five worn twenty-dollar bills.

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  • "Wetched!" he muttered, throwing down a purse with some gold in it.

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  • The purse is here!

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  • Betsy opened her purse and complied before reaching back and taking Molly's hand.

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  • The Englishman took out his purse and began counting out the money.

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  • Rostov thrust the purse under the pillow and shook the damp little hand which was offered him.

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  • Rostov took the purse in his hand, examined it and the money in it, and looked at Telyanin.

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  • Prince Andrew took out his purse and gave the soldier three gold pieces.

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  • Pierre quickly took out his purse and watch, but could not manage for some time to get the wedding ring off his fat finger.

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  • She lifted her purse, forcing a smile.

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  • And there were papers in her purse in her writing that matched, too.

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  • She too frowned, and then reached for her purse and withdrew an envelope, extracted a bill and slipped the money to her husband.

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  • She turned and reached for her purse, only then thinking of the fact that she had no money.

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  • Apparently it had fallen out of her purse at some point.

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  • She opened her purse and pulled out a paper back novel.

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  • She frantically threw her purse open, searching for a tissue, but a violent sneeze ripped through her lungs so quickly she barely had time to cover her mouth with her hand.

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  • Pulling the cell phone from her purse, she tried calling Mr. O'Hara.

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  • Megan dug around in her purse for some change.

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  • Sealing the letter, she took a stamp from her purse and placed it on the envelope.

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  • "Nothing today," Adrena said as Cynthia dug in her purse for the box key.

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  • She had no money, no purse … Keys.

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  • She gently tugged her wrist from his hand, searching in her purse for the keys to the apartment.

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  • She fingered the small teal evening purse hanging around her wrist, where her cell phone was.

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  • And Denisov went to the bed to get the purse from under the pillow.

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  • The purse was not there.

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  • If the purse isn't found I'll flog you, I'll flog you all.

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  • "I must have that purse, I tell you," shouted Denisov, shaking his orderly by the shoulders and knocking him against the wall.

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  • When Telyanin had finished his lunch he took out of his pocket a double purse and, drawing its rings aside with his small, white, turned-up fingers, drew out a gold imperial, and lifting his eyebrows gave it to the waiter.

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  • "If you need it, take the money," and he threw the purse to him and ran out of the inn.

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  • Connie handed the purse to Lisa, who immediately found her house keys.

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  • "Soon enough," she said, tucking the tickets back into her purse.

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  • My car was burned out, but Mr. Giddon found my purse.

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  • Sure, I'll get my purse.

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  • She sat up and grabbed her purse.

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  • She rose from the table and retrieved her purse.

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  • Cynthia reached for her purse.

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  • Betsy pulled a small tape recorder from her purse.

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  • I'd be lying if I didn't admit we have expenses and we're limited in what we can do because of real life restraints, but we're not in this for a golden purse.

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  • She retreated to her bedroom to grab her purse.

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  • And I'm leaving my purse.

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  • "Oh, here," she said and reached for her purse.

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  • Traci sprang up and snatched her purse.

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  • She smiled and shoved the bill into her purse.

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  • Molly dug through her purse to retrieved a familiar brownish cube, like the ones Katie'd eaten to stay alive in Hell.

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  • She bit her lip and began to fumble with a small purse.

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  • Just then, Edith returned to the room, holding out three crisp one hundred dollar bills, which she thrust toward Claire who reached out and snatched them, without so much as a thank-you, stuffing them in her purse.

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  • She thanked him and placed it in her purse.

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  • She tucked the card in her purse.

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  • She pulled the cell phone out of her purse.

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  • When the pain finally subsided, she headed for the house to get her purse.

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  • She started to cry again and Carmen pulled a fresh tissue from her purse.

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  • She had the key to the building in her purse.

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  • Megan dug some coins and her calling card from her purse.

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  • She pulled out her coin purse.

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  • Clara stood and picked up her purse.

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  • He recovered faster and snatched her purse, rummaging through it before he dropped it on the couch.

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  • Well, my purse is in the car.

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  • Can you grab my purse from the car?

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  • A small purple purse sat on another shelf.

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  • She recalled the penlight in her purse and retrieved it.

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  • Standing in the kitchen, she snatched a pen from her purse and hastily scribbled a note.

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  • Furious and freaked out, she grabbed her purse and strode out the front door, just as Xander came into sight through the glass doors from the direction of the beach.

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  • She reached for her purse and dug around for her phone, intent on telling the cousins to pack.

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  • She fished the cell out of her purse and frowned.

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  • She pulled her keys free from her purse and walked out.

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  • "I tagged her phone, shoes, purse and the iPad with tracking," Xander replied.

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  • She was texting with one hand and reached for the purse on the chair beside Charles with her other.

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  • Jessi refused to look at him as she grabbed her purse and left.

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  • Grabbing her purse, she got out and joined him.

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  • Jessi dug the keys out of her purse and handed them over.

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  • She snatched her purse and strode to the door while the teens laughed.

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  • The pressing demands of the military chest had to be satisfied by loans, and in at least one case from the private purse of the governor-general.

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  • The Judaean Sheshbazzar (a corruption of some Babylonian name) brought back the Temple vessels which Nebuchadrezzar had carried away and prepared to undertake the work at the expense of the royal purse.

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  • He knew from his English experiences that such a veto would be hardly ever used unless the king felt the people were on his side, and that if it were used unjustifiably the power of the purse possessed by the representatives of the people would, as in England in 1688, bring about a bloodless revolution.

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  • Lastly, in matters of finance he showed his wisdom: he attacked Necker's "caisse d'escompte," which was to have the whole control of the taxes, as absorbing the Assembly's power of the purse; and he heartily approved of the system of assignats, but with the reservation that they should not be issued to the extent of more than one-half the value of the lands to be sold.

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  • It proved as great a drain upon his purse as it had proved to the crown, and he willingly parted with it to the so-called " Western Company," afterwards incorporated with the great Company of the Indies.

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  • Thus it is explained in the preface to the budget that the revenues " proceeding from the deposed sultan " are not classed together under one heading, but that they have been apportioned to the various sections under which they should fall " whether taxes on house property or property not built upon, tithes, aghnam, forests, mines, cadastre, sport, military equipment, private domains of the state, various receipts, proceeds of sales, rents " - a truly comprehensive list which by no means set a limit to the private resources of Abd-ul-Hamid II., who looked upon the customs also as a convenient reserve on which he could, and did, draw when his privy purse was short of money.

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  • Many of the plants are annuals; among these are some of the commonest weeds of cultivation, shepherd's purse (Capsella Bursa-pastoris), charlock (Brassica Sinapis), and such common FIG.

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  • When the fruit is several times longer than broad it is known as a siliqua, as in stock or wallflower; when about as long as broad, a silicula, as in shepherd's purse.

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  • Irio is London rocket, so-called because it sprang up after the fire of 1666), Brassica (cabbage and mustard), Diplotaxis (rocket), Cochlearia (scurvy-grass), Capsella (shepherd's purse), Lepidium (cress), Thlaspi (penny-cress), Cakile (sea rocket), Raphanus (radish), and others.

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  • From the date of his re-entering the House Hume became the self-elected guardian of the public purse, by challenging and bringing to a direct vote every single item of public expenditure.

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  • The control of the imperial correspondence and purse was at first in the hands of freedmen and slaves.

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  • The count of the sacred bounties was the lord treasurer or chancellor of the exchequer, for the public treasury and the imperial fisc had come to be identical; while the count of the private estates managed the imperial demesnes and the privy purse.

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  • The diet, which had the power of the purse, could not be absolutely dispensed with; but it .was summoned as seldom as possible, the king often preferring to forego his subsidies rather than listen to the unanswerable remonstrances of the estates against the illegalities of his government.

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  • As popular plays the Sdrga csiko (Bay Foal) and A giros bugyelldris (The Red Purse), by Francis Csepreghy, have their own special merit, and were often represented in 1878 and 1879 at Budapest and elsewhere.

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  • above the Elbe), where in times of war Saxony has more than once stored her national purse for security, and the pinnacled rocky wall of the Bastei, towering 650 ft.

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  • On the king's birthday each bedesman received a new blue gown, a loaf, a bottle of ale, and a leathern purse containing a penny for every year of the king's life.

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  • Prayers for the dead, attendance at funerals of gildsmen, periodical banquets, the solemn entrance oath, fines for neglect of duty and for improper conduct, contributions to a common purse, mutual assistance in distress, periodical meetings in the gildhall, - in short, all the characteristic features of the later gilds already appear in the statutes of these Anglo-Saxon fraternities.

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  • Alms were often given even to non-gildsmen; lights were supported at certain altars; feasts and processions were held periodically; the funerals of brethren were attended; and masses for the dead were provided from the common purse or from special contributions made by the gildsmen.

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  • Petersburg unattended, but also great lack of faith in the existing order, since, having discovered that through an irregularity his pay depended on the Privy Purse, he caused it to be charged to the Treasury as the first act of his tenure of office.

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  • On the contrary, so great was his respect for both that, when there was a question of selling the Medici library to pay that family's debts, he saved the collection at the expense of the convent purse.

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  • Escaping by way of Strassburg he found an asylum in England, where he was made a prebendary of Canterbury, received a pension from Edward VI.'s privy purse, and composed his chief work, A Trajedy or Dialogue of the unjust usurped Primacy of the Bishop of Rome (1549) This remarkable performance, originally written in Latin, is extant only in the translation of John Ponet, bishop of Winchester, a splendid specimen of nervous English.

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  • The attempt to reduce the brigand-soldiery, and especially the ordinances passed by the estates of Languedoil at Orleans in 1439, which not only gave the king an aid of ioo,000 francs (an act which was later used by the king as though it were a perpetual grant and so freed him from that parliamentary control of the purse so important in England), but demanded as well royal nominations to officerships in the army, marked a gain in the royal prerogative which the nobility resolved to challenge.

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  • He resigned accordingly the office of privy purse, and took leave of George III.

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  • But Cornbury's embezzlement of X1500, appropriated for fortifying the Narrows connecting Upper and Lower New York Bay, united the factions against him and started the assembly in the important contest which ended in the establishment of its control over the public purse.

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  • In their report the following measures were recommended: (i.) annulment of the act against promulgating illegal measures; (ii.) abolition of pay, save for the troops in the field and the archons; (iii.) restriction of the franchise to 5000 able to serve "with person and purse"; (iv.) the appointment of a special board to choose the 5000.

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  • It was De la Gardie who first made Sweden the obsequious hireling of the foreign power which had the longest purse.

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  • John Mill, of Queen's College, Oxford, influenced by the advice, and supported by the purse of John Fell until the latter's death, published in 1707 a critical edition of the New Testament which has still a considerable value for the scholar.

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  • contributed 5000 roubles from his privy purse, and ordered that these corntithes should again be appropriated to this purpose for five years from 1812.

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  • The Aztec numerals, which were vigesimal or reckoned by scores, were depicted by dots or circles up to 20, which was represented by a flag, 400 (a score of scores) by a feather, and 8000 (a score of scores of scores) by a purse; but for convenience these symbols might be halved and quartered, so that 534 might be shown by one feather, one quarter of a feather, one flag, one-half of a flag, and four dots.

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  • During a tour through Kashmir with Sir Henry Lawrence he kept the purse and Sir Henry could never obtain an account from him; subsequently Sir George Lawrence accused him of embezzling the funds of the Lawrence Asylum at Kasauli; while Sir Neville Chamberlain in a published letter says of the third brother, Lord Lawrence, "I am bound to say that Lord Lawrence had no opinion of Hodson's integrity in money matters.

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  • 52 to 66) he was again drawn back largely to art by his lectures as professor, whilst prosecuting his social Utopia by speech, pen, example and purse.

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  • Perhaps this, as well as his meddling with astrology, caused him to be charged with practising magic, the particular accusations being that he brought back into his purse, by the aid of the devil, all the money he paid away, and that he possessed the philosopher's stone.

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  • In this tribe are included Orthoptera with a large prothorax, whose eggs are enclosed in a common purse or capsule formed by the hardening of a maternal secretion.

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  • On the other hand, they withdrew large tracts of fertile and productive land from taxation (one-half of the cultivated land of the vilayet was said to be administered for the sultan's privy purse), and thus greatly reduced the revenue of the vilayet.

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  • The general principle on which it is based, however, is that which has received its most complete expression in the Prussian system: government by experts, checked by lay criticism and the power of the purse, and effective control by the central authorities.

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  • The old terms his or purse (Soo piastres) and khazna or treasury (Iooo purses) are still occasionally used.

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  • annual pension each of fifteen purses (a purse ~ 500 piastres) and other privileges, but that the government should be in the hands of the pasha.

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  • The possession of a full purse materially assisted the Danish government in its domestic administration, which was indeed epoch-making.

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  • Vitale at Ravenna, though built in Justinian's reign, and containing mosaic pictures of him and Theodora, does not appear to have owed anything to his mind or purse.

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  • Wherever he went, his lecture-room was crowded with admiring pupils, whose homage filled his purse and enhanced his reputation.

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  • He had a ready purse for men of talent, drawing them from England, Scotland, Italy, Spain and Portugal.

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  • A swarm of astrologers and physicians preyed upon his fears - and his purse.

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  • Its members are priests, who are bound by the obligation of celibacy, live under a common rule and with a common purse.

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  • This weakness appears equally in his political and in his professional life: he would refuse practice if his purse were moderately well filled; he would sit for weeks in the Assembly in listlessness and silence, while the policy he had shaped was being gradually undermined, and then rise, brilliant as ever, but too late to avert the calamities which he foresaw.

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  • He was cast out of the Society of Jesus and suspended, and during this time Cardinal Manning put his purse at Curci's disposal.

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  • But the widow insisted on boarding her lodger, and Spinoza presently found the expense too great for his slender purse.

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  • Another characteristic of the de la Gardie government was its gross corruption, which made Sweden the obsequious hireling of that foreign power which had the longest purse.

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  • Thus the parliament held the purse; and this seemed a sufficient guarantee both of its independence and its frequent convention.

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  • Above this is the kamarchin, a tunic of colored calico, cloth, Kashmir or Kermn shawl, silk, satin or velvet (gold embroidered, or otherwise), according to the time of the year and the purse and position of the wearer.

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  • of Russia enabled him by the Act of Unity and Security (on the 17th of February 1789) to override the opposition of the rebellious and grossly unpatriotic gentry, and, with the approbation of the three lower estates, establish a new and revolutionary constitution, in which, though the estates still held the power of the purse, the royal authority largely predominated.

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  • The Association was provided with a nominal capital of 40,000, but from the first its funds were largely supplemented from the private purse of King Leopold; and by a gradual process of evolution the work, which was originally, in name at least, international in character, became a purely Belgian enterprise.

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  • out of his privy purse, and for some time after the recognition of the state this system was continued.

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  • From 1890 to 1900 King Leopold is stated to have made a grant of £40,000 per annum from his private purse to the public funds.

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  • The members formed themselves into an association arranged in three grades, and constituting a society or family, which lived out of a common purse in the Rue Monsigny.

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  • But his methods of filling his purse were often unconstitutional and sometimes ignominious.

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  • The estates had interfered perpetually in all the details of governance, by means of the power of the purse.

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  • Meanwhile, however, still more was ceded to the princes than to the kings; and after a pretence of drawing the sword against the prince of Cond, rebellious through jealousy of the Italian surroundings of the queen-mothei, recourse was had to the purse.

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  • Twice had Richelieu, by means of the purse and not by force of arms, succeeded in reopening the passes of the Alps and of the Rhine.

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  • Her purse was always open to assist convents, monasteries, and religious works and societies of all kinds, as long as they were under the management of the Church.

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  • In her urgency, she had climbed out without her purse, so she had no money or telephone, and her cell phone was in her purse.

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  • Opening her purse, she found the cell phone and pulled it out.

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  • Connie's determination softened and she dug in her purse, coming up with a pencil and an old grocery receipt.

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  • She had no money, no purse … Keys.

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  • She took the money in her emergency stash, grabbed her purse, and left.

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  • She beat the rush onto the metro and took up a comfortable position on the aisle side of the commuter train, book in one hand and purse in the other.

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  • Later that evening, a search through her purse failed to produce her telephone.

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  • A girl stood next to him, holding her purse and trying to get the barman 's attention.

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  • bottomless purse.

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  • brocade pouch purse with an unusual and very secure clasp closer.

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  • coin purse all along!

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  • cupped hands or from a silk scarf or coin purse.

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  • I came across a Mermaid's Purse, with a young dogfish still alive inside, tangled around the base of a kelp.

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  • Suddenly a man who sold fried doughnuts shouted, ' My purse, where's my purse?

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  • Blue drawstring Purse Silky brocade drawstring pouch which makes a great loose change holder in the handbag.

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  • One day she decided to build a new monastery with only a few ducats in her purse.

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  • Mind you, this is a disk that almost does manage to make a silk purse out of a sow's ear!

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  • You can always just inhale the new fragrance or put it in a small piece of silk to carry with you in a purse.

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  • MPs qualify for a fantastically generous final salary pension scheme, with benefits underwritten by the public purse, of course.

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  • The reluctant giver is someone who's not going to open his wallet, or her purse, without a fight.

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  • immediate effect, with Purse forced to head away a cross from Stuart Green.

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  • mackerel purse seine fishery north of Shetland.

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  • Kimberley: We also saw a mermaid 's purse in the shark tank.

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  • At just 2 years old and 30cm long, these sharks started life in egg cases called mermaid 's purse.

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  • A real treat was to find a mermaid 's purse entwined in the seaweed.

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  • mermaids purse in a pink coral Photo: Simon Rogerson Why go there?

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  • mermaid's purse entwined in the seaweed.

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  • Samaritan's Purse immediately mobilized our local resources and ministry partners to respond to the needs of victims.

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  • Goethe said that every bon mot of his had cost a purse of gold.

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  • An update from Franklin Graham The 2005 hurricanes prompted the greatest outpouring of disaster relief volunteers Samaritan's Purse has ever seen.

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  • I would dear a woman carrying no purse, who's cargo pants maybe are not stoppable.

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  • protestations of friendship, and offered me his purse if I needed it.

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  • purse stolen in central London.

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  • Inside is lined with printed cotton fabric and has a side zipped pocket, phone holder and detachable leather zipped top purse.

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  • Also by his actions the public purse had suffered to the extent of over £ 400,000.

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  • purse seine nets.

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  • purse snatchers who lurk in the main cities.

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  • purse strings.

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  • You cannot make a silk purse out of a sow's ear.. .

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  • Inside the lining is clean, with only the coin purse bearing a few marks.

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  • Price: £ 50.00 Including VAT Lulu Guinness Friendship, Love & Truth Embroidery clutch purse Black satin frame topped clutch purse with handle.

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  • Samaritan's purse is also addressing the urgent need for clean water.

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  • A real treat was to find a mermaid's purse entwined in the seaweed.

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  • Annual weeds like chickweed, and shepherds ' purse will have already started to flower and set seed.

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  • purse of sovereigns if they would spare him but they were knocked aside and he was thrown over.

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  • raffia bow for the purse shaped boxes.

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  • rip off the old man who held a tight hand on the purse strings.

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  • Tuna fishermen using purse seines may encircle dolphins also.

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  • Killer whales in winter commonly associate with the mackerel purse seine fishery north of Shetland.

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  • sequined evening bag or purse dates to circa 1937.

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  • shepherds ' purse will have already started to flower and set seed.

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  • If your purse has a long shoulder strap, drape it over your head so that the strap crosses your body diagonally.

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  • silk purse out of a sow's ear.. .

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  • It is like Fortunatus's purse, to use the similitude; ye shall always find something in it.

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  • His little con job was to rip off the old man who held a tight hand on the purse strings.

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  • subsidy from the public purse to support the network in rural areas is still very high.

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  • There is a small tassel to trim the purse.

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  • The purse is fully useable, very good condition.

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  • zipped coin purse.

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  • Their government became paternal; and, though there was no limit to their cruelty when stung by terror, they used the purse rather than the sword, bribery at home and treasonable intrigue abroad in preference to coercive measures or open war.

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  • For example, the egg may be raised above the surface on which it is laid by an elongate stalk; the eggs may be protected by a secretion, which in some cases forms a hard protective capsule or " purse "; or they may be covered with shed hairs of the mother, while among waterinsects a gelatinous envelope, often of rope-like form, is common.

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  • The first production of Addison's Cato was made by the Whigs the occasion of a great demonstration of indignation against the peace, and by Bolingbroke for presenting the actor Booth with a purse of fifty guineas for "defending the cause of liberty against a perpetual dictator" (Marlborough): In the terms granted to England there was perhaps little to criticize.

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  • They were shrewd enough to guess that the royal triumph might prejudice their influence, and for the next five years they deliberately thwarted the enlightened and far-reaching projects of the king for creating a navy and increasing the revenue without burdening the estates, by a system of tolls levied on the trade of the Baltic ports (see Wladislaus Iv.), even going so far as to refuse for nine years to refund the expenses of the Muscovite War, which he had defrayed out of his privy purse.

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  • Sixteen eggs are enclosed together in a compact capsule or " purse (fig.

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  • Instead of confirming all claims existing when the country passed to the United States, and so ensuring an immediate settlement of the matter, which was really the most important thing for the peace and purse of the community, the United States government undertook through a land commission and courts to sift the valid from the fraudulent.

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  • She obtained a grant of 700,000 a year, and hastened to bestow a pension of X100,000 on her husband, whom she created generalissimo of her forces and lord high admiral, while Marlborough obtained the Garter, with the captain-generalship and other prizes, including a dukedom, and the duchess was made mistress of the robes with the control of the privy purse.

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  • This educational system, invented by Griffith Jones and supported by the purse of Mrs Bevan, in 1760 numbered 215 schools, with a total number of 8687 contemporary scholars; and by the date of Jones's death in 1761 it has been proved that over 150,oco Welsh persons of every age and of either sex, nearly a third of the whole population of Wales at that time, were taught to read the Scriptures in their own language by means of these schools.

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  • The fanaticism of the Meccan is an affair of the purse; the mongrel population (for the town is by no means purely Arab) has exchanged the virtues of the Bedouin for the worst corruptions of Eastern town life, without casting off the ferocity of the desert, and it is hardly possible to find a worse certificate of character than the three parallel gashes on each cheek, called Tashrit, which are the customary mark of birth in the holy city.

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  • With shifting eyes but eyebrows still raised, Telyanin handed him the purse.

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  • Yes, it's a nice purse.

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  • He stretched out his hand to take hold of the purse.

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  • Then there was the time I had my purse stolen in central London.

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  • In the Tuna-Dolphin dispute, the US had imposed import bans on tuna caught by the use of dolphin setting with purse seine nets.

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  • Safety The biggest problem facing visitors to Sicily are the hoards of pickpockets and purse snatchers who lurk in the main cities.

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  • You cannot make a silk purse out of a sow 's ear...

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  • Price: £ 50.00 Including VAT Lulu Guinness Friendship, Love & Truth Embroidery Clutch Purse Black satin frame topped clutch purse with handle.

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  • Samaritan 's Purse is also addressing the urgent need for clean water.

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  • One old Irishman offered a purse of sovereigns if they would spare him but they were knocked aside and he was thrown over.

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  • We suggest a simple raffia bow for the purse shaped boxes.

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  • This is a lovely little sequined evening bag or purse dates to circa 1937.

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  • It is like Fortunatus 's purse, to use the similitude; ye shall always find something in it.

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  • You cannot make a silk purse out of a sow 's ear.

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  • In addition, the level of subsidy from the public purse to support the network in rural areas is still very high.

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  • The purse shuts with a metal twist clasp and is lined inside with a smaller Grace Jones print.

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  • It has a black silky interior with pocket and an attached zipped coin purse.

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  • When I tried to sneak my own drink into the movies, the theatre employee questioned the bulge in my purse.

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  • A basket enables you to store a diaper bag and purse.

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  • Having a set limit on the amount of money that you plan to spend in mind before you head down to the shop will help prevent the teenager from taking control of the situation -- and your purse.

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  • The tiny 2.3-inch screens are the lightest, and some models can be tucked away in a purse, knapsack or glove compartment.

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  • Spairz - Designed for the girl on the go, Spairz are individually packaged panties that you can throw in your gym bag or purse for easy access whenever you need them.

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  • Department Stores - Check the purse and luggage areas of your favorite department stores.

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  • A mini backpack is great for small trips or use as a purse.

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  • In your purse, it needs to be accessible.

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  • You may also want to consider carrying your gun in a holster inside of your purse.

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  • The right gun for home protection (and being locked up in a cabinet) will not be the right gun to carry in your purse, for example.

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  • In order to deter pick-pocketers, don't count money in the open and, for women, keep your purse in plain view at all times.

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  • Don't swing your purse so that it's hanging over your shoulder on your back.

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  • If you feel that you've been suspiciously bumped, check the location of your wallet and ensure your purse is zipped or closed.

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  • Just like Tupperware, purse and candle parties, gold parties exist.

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  • We also have been loving Footzyrolls, which are really cute flats you can roll up and carry in your purse.

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  • No need to sit in your car and wade through your purse or wallet for money, just crack out your card and start pumping.

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  • Do not put your purse or wallet down until you put the card away.

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  • Odds are pretty good that you'll never have to file a police report unless your wallet or purse was stolen.

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  • The cards are perfect for keeping on hand for emergencies - in the purse, wallet or in the car.

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  • As you shop, keep your wallet hidden and keep your purse in your hand.

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  • Do not give them out or write them down on anything you carry in your wallet or purse.

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  • Old fashioned theft, including the theft of your wallet or purse, is still a commonly used method of identity theft.

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  • Identity theft can also occur after the theft of your purse or wallet.

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  • Thieves look for the easy theft, such as the person who leaves a purse unattended in a shopping cart.

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  • You can also lose your identity through traditional theft methods, such as having your wallet or purse stolen.

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  • Keep your identification on you, rather than in a purse or wallet.

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  • You can buy reusable bags that fold into the size of a coin purse and use these at drug and grocery stores instead.

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  • Makeup Accessories: The lowdown on available accessories to add to your purse, pocketbook or bathroom drawer.

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  • Keep some red lipstick in your purse for those times you have to make a quick change from daytime to evening looks.

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  • An absolute necessity in your makeup kit, purse, backpack and your car.

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  • Include a small sample-sized fragrance in your purse, car, and office desk drawer.

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  • This is a great trick for anyone on a budget and can save you money, time, and purse space.

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  • If this is not in the budget, then we include a little mini kit to put in their purse.

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  • When shopping for your mirror, keep mind that you may need: a small or compact size to keep in your purse or makeup bag, a medium size for travel, and larger size for daily or more frequent home use.

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  • These slim tubes slip easily into a purse, and they last for at least 10 days with regular usage.

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  • For a reasonable price, you can get a perfume and lip gloss duo in one unit, saving you time and purse space.

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  • For example, economy-size packages of towels are useful around the house, and spray and applicator bottles are perfect to rely on for travel and purse portability.

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  • It is also travel friendly, as it not only saves prep time, but also purse space during those exceptionally crazy weeks.

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  • They're wonderful for carrying a small decant of your favorite fragrance and popping in a purse or gym bag.

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  • It's smart to keep blotting tissues in your purse as well if you have particularly oily skin.

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  • The packaging is as low drama as the gloss itself, and the squish of the tube makes it easy to find when you are fumbling around in your purse.

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  • The larger size is ideal to keep at home, while the smaller sizes slip easily into a purse or desk drawer.

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  • Maybelline Expertwear Eye Shadow Trio comes in a plastic case small enough to throw in your purse.

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  • My purse, however, goes a lot of places!

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  • Their plastic lid wears out easily and allows the applicator and shadow dust to pollute the inside of my purse on a regular basis.

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  • Flattering colors and staying power are more important to me than a little shadow dust at the bottom of a purse I never spend much money on anyhow.

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  • Known as "takeout" brushes, these chubby tools are the perfect size to slip inside a purse, in a pocket or in a desk drawer for quick, on-the-spot touchups.

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  • Packed to go is an affordable makeup kit that is perfect to put in any woman's purse.

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  • Purse lips tightly together and leave multiple zealous kisses.

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  • Stash a few spares in your beach bag or purse and keep them on hand at all times, whether that be during the winter or summer months.

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  • Along with his infamous fashion empire, Marc Jacobs also offers a body care line including indulgent fragrances for men and women; Eau De Parfum, perfume purse spray, body crèmes, and shower gels.

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  • The Daisy set will delight anyone who loves to layer the fresh fragrance - it includes full size and miniature eau de toilettes, a body butter and a convenient rollerball to tuck into a purse or clutch.

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  • Lighted 5X Travel Mirror: Just under four inches, this purse perfect magnified mirror is just right for those times when you need to be at your best.

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  • Carry a small atomizer in your purse and reapply once to pulse points during a restroom break.

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  • Spray your scent onto a cotton ball and carry that in your purse instead.

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  • Some makeup counters provide strips of white paper to test lipsticks on, but you may want to keep a paper pad in your purse if you know you're going to be shopping for cosmetics.

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  • A couple of added pros are the fact that the tube is very light and easy to tote in you purse or bag, and it also has a light, berry-like scent.

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  • The set almost looks more like a cosmetic bag or a clutch purse from the outside.

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  • It's easy to carry in your purse and handy for quick touch ups to erase that unwanted shine brought about by oily skin.

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  • Pressed powders are easier to carry in your purse because added ingredients like waxes or emollients help the powder to hold a solid form.

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  • Along with being easy to carry in purse or pocket, another advantage to pressed powders is that they usually cost less than loose powders, too.

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  • The wipes are packaged in a portable, resealable container and fit easil into a tote, purse or backpack.

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  • Also known as Happy-To-Go Fragrance Pencils, these cologne sticks are convenient to slip in a purse or suitcase, will not spill or break, and make great stocking stuffers.

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  • The powder is also available in a shaker for that makes for easy application and is great for travel use or for stashing in a purse or bag.

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  • The purse spray and refill make for an easy on-the-go fragrance gift that allows for instant touch-ups.

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  • So the next time you're in a taxi, the movies, or a nightclub and want to refresh your lip gloss, if you have Liparazzi in your purse, you'll be ready.

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  • These easy to use tubes fit nicely in a cosmetic bag or a purse.

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  • In fact, many devoted scrapbookers say they keep a small notebook in their purse for jotting down their sources of inspiration.

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  • This tiny album is a great choice for a brag book to keep in your purse.

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  • In fact, it's not a bad idea to keep a stack of business cards with your name and Web site address in your purse.

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  • To boost your creativity, consider keeping a small notebook and a pen in your purse to jot down all the unusual things your friends and family say.

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  • Be sure to tuck a small notebook and pens in your purse or camera bag, as well as some plastic zipper bags.

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  • Since it can be hard to remember all the details of a family vacation once you return from the trip, experienced scrapbookers recommend packing a small notebook and pen in your purse so you can jot down ideas as they come to you.

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  • You do not have to have a $60 purse or $500 cell phone that is the latest fashion.

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  • If you choose one that doesn't attach to your key chain, you can place it in your purse, pocket, or one of the compartments in your car.

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  • Also remember the purse, shoes, and a wrap in case it's cold.

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  • Teens may have less luck snagging the perfect purse, since the styles tend to be more mature, but it certainly never hurts to take a spin through the department to see what's new.

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  • The other important pieces of your outfit are the jewelry, shoes and a purse.

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  • Have your shoes and purse dyed to match your outfit at many bridal stores or other formalwear stores.

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  • For carrying lip gloss and other accessories: Perfect little Hannah Montana purple secret star purse.

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  • When you need prom gown repairs that are quick and easy, you have to arm yourself with the right tools for your purse.

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  • Don't worry; they won't take much room so you won't need a large purse for everything.

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  • You can use belts, jewelry, a bold purse, scarfs and more to turn up the volume on your outfit.

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  • Bags: You can knit, crochet or sew a purse, laptop or messenger bag in a weekend.

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  • Purse: Carry a purse, small pouch, or clutch that shows off your personality and compliments the dress.

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  • Try a purse with sequins, an animal print, or a bright color.

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  • For a unique purse, try searching at Etsy.

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  • You can incorporate these colors into your look with shoes, a purse, a waist sash, hair accessories, and nail polish.

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  • Bring a punk rock purse: You'll probably want a small purse or tote to put your cell phone, money, lipstick, and personal items in.

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  • You'll probably use a punk rock purse long after prom.

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  • Satin purse: Satin drawstring purses make a nice place to hold keepsakes on the big day.

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  • Canal Street is infamous; it has every knockoff watch, purse, and pirated DVD in the world available to you.

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  • Ten minutes later Andie still hadn't chosen a purse and I was sweating bullets.

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  • Finally Andie chose a purse and the guy said some ridiculous price, I started to argue, but thought better of it.

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  • Before the party, the hostess should make a list of items commonly found in a woman's purse, and maybe some not so common items as well.

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  • If shopping together is not feasible, keep the tags on and the receipt in your purse before showing the dress to your son and daughter-in-law.

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  • The guest with the heaviest purse is the winner.

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  • Lastly, pass around a list of common purse items, and give guests points for each one they have.

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  • When you decide to have your shower curtain custom made, the sky and of course, your purse, are the limits.

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  • The following month in Las Vegas, she was arrested on suspicion of cocaine, and her defense was that the purse containing the cocaine wasn't expensive enough to be hers.

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  • Later she did acknowledge that some of the items from the purse were hers.

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  • Jack was out enjoying a day of shopping in London, when he bore witness to a man snatching a woman's purse.

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  • The woman's purse was returned and young Jack was lauded as a hero.

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  • On top of catching the mugger and returning her purse, when praised as a hero, Jack remained as humble as can be.

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  • Instead, Bob Crowley won Survivor Gabon and left Gabon with the $1 million purse and teacher/hairdresser Susie came in second.

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  • Certainly Tyson got his share of the purse on boxing night.

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  • If you don't always have your child with you when shopping for shoes, trace an outline of his foot on a piece of paper and stick it in your purse.

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  • Essential travel documents should be packed in a purse or other type of carry-on bag.

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  • These portables actually look more like a designer purse or tote than a place to stow your pet on an outing.

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  • Purse or backpack: Pin a pretty butterfly brooch to a casual purse or backpack to add some color and sparkle.

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  • These can be worn either on a bracelet, featured as a necklace, or in some cases, carried as a medal in your pocket or purse.

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  • Superfoods bars are perfect for a meal or snack on the go, so it's a great idea to keep one in your desk drawer or purse for those moments when hunger strikes and you're in need of a nutrient pick me up.

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  • Carrying a purse with a shoulder strap can be problematic, but you can overcome this by carrying a clutch or wearing a fanny pack, waist bag, or hip sack, which will generally be concealed by the poncho.

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  • Keep these measurements in your purse, along with a tape measure.

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  • There's plenty of room to store your wallet, your keys - whatever you need - so there is no need to carry a purse.

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  • You can choose a subtle bag in pale satin, or go for a sequin-adorned purse.

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  • Make sure you select the right size handbag for your plus size frame; don't be afraid to choose a larger-size clutch as it will probably balance out your look better than a purse that's very tiny.

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  • Take special care in choosing the purse you carry, belts you wear, and the jewelry with which you accessorize to be sure they will not snag the delicate chiffon fabric by accident.

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  • However, if your suit is the focus of your outfit, keep your jewels and purse more low-key.

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  • A diminutive clutch or purse is always important, as is a comfortable pair of shoes that will see you through a long night of dancing!

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  • The easiest way for the wrong person to get his hands on your personal information is by stealing your wallet or purse.

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  • Keep a close eye on your purse or wallet, and only carry the cards you need.

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  • Keep a pair in your shirt pocket, your car, your purse, by your bed, or in other places where you may need them.

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  • They can be easily stored in a pocket or a purse and worn only when the occasion requires.

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  • If you travel often or carry your lenses in your purse, a decorative case is the perfect accessory.

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  • That's great because men don't get the same luxury as women--a purse.

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  • Throw a pair in your purse or car to have with you in case you forget your regular shades.

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  • The outer cases are great to throw in your purse or an overnight bag.

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  • Women will appreciate the case since it can be carried in their purse.

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  • A shiny silver case will be easy to locate in your suitcase, purse, or overnight bag.

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  • No more fumbling in your purse or stuffing extra glasses in your pockets.

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  • You may have one pair on your desk, one in your car, one in your purse, and one by the bed.

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  • Slimline reading glasses are easy to carry around in your purse or pocket, thanks to their small size.

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  • If you're someone frequently on the go or you find yourself constantly replacing readers because they became scratched or broken in your purse, pocket, or car, slimline readers could be the perfect solution for you.

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  • Keep a pair in your purse for nice days when you want to lounge outside with a book.

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  • Have a pair in your purse, in a pocket, or dangling from your collar as you make your way through outdoor markets.

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  • A magnetic clip is much more discreet and easier to keep in a purse or pocket at all times so there's no last-minute remembering necessary; the clip is just always there with you, just like a wallet and keys.

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  • Everything can be in one place-in your purse or your car, the same clamshell case, so they're easy to keep up with and don't take up any additional space.

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  • Despite the challenges, many families still manage to loosen the purse strings enough to plan at least one trip to either coast to experience the adventure that only comes from a Disney vacation.

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  • Best of all, they usually come on a thin strap that is a few inches long, making it easy to find at the bottom of a purse or diaper bag.

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  • Most cases include a clip that can be used to attach the phone to your belt or purse strap, making the phone easier to access.

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  • These are instant rebates and your wallet can stay in your pocket or purse aside from showing your ID.

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  • You'll appreciate the smaller size when you try sliding the phone in your pocket, your purse, or wherever you store your cell phone.

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