This business is so incredible it's wrecking me.
Darian would swing through here like a wrecking ball.
The humanistic influence was sufficiently strong to save him from wrecking his life in monkish mortification, and even to keep him for a time on the side of the party of progress.
During the month of August bands of fanatical rioters in various parts of the country made havoc in the churches and religious houses, wrecking the altars, smashing the images and pictures, and carrying off the sacred vessels and other treasures on which they could lay their hands.
This lake lies in a great pit or caldera created by the wrecking in prehistoric times of the volcano Mount Mazama, which according to geologists once had an altitude of about 14,000 ft.
ministers, whom he accused, quite unjustly, of wasting Trial of his revenue and wrecking his campaign thereby.
high, progress was checked by a solid mass of the hill which had come near to wrecking the building altogether, having finished its slide less than too ft.
You can add lights or mirrors to make it appear bigger without it taking up additional space and wrecking the layout of your dining room.
While some people seemingly do not appear to have any ill effects from crystal meth use in the beginning, the drug is hard at work wrecking havoc within the user's body.
One impressive technique is the ability to rip apart a maintenance truck and wield a wrecking ball as if it were a giant yo-yo, knocking helicopters and tanks around as if they were flies buzzing around a picnic.
When portable cranes are fitted with springs and axle-boxes, drawgear and buffers, so that they can be coupled to an ordinary railway train, they are called " breakdown " or " wrecking " cranes.
Catching this bastard is goal-one considering the havoc he is wrecking.
A huge walrus had just blundered through the sand castle party, wrecking hours of industry by the children.
crucible of life with an alcoholic -- were wrecking my life.
hooligan culture already wrecking some British football matches, do we need such films?
Racist attacker after September 11 escapes 01-05-2002 A MAN who went on a racist wrecking spree just days after September 11 has escaped jail.
Vessels of all kinds drifted aimlessly about, wrecking each other, and covering the boiling Maelstrom of the harbor with their debris.
One of the torpedoes did considerable damage to the battleship by damaging her starboard propeller, wrecking her steering gear and jamming her rudders.
Things aren't looking good for Earth as alien scum is invading the planet and wrecking everything in sight.
Dozens of windows were smashed during the senseless wrecking spree at Monteagle Primary, Burnham Road, Dagenham, on Saturday afternoon.
wrecking spree at Monteagle Primary, Burnham Road, Dagenham, on Saturday afternoon.
wrecking amendments had been drafted by the government - not the industry.
At Oxford his behaviour procured him a ducking in the Cherwell, and a wrecking of his rooms, but the cult spread among certain sections of society to such an extent that languishing attitudes, "too-too" costumes and "aestheticism" generally became a recognized pose.
In several directions, and notably in administration, they carried their policy into effect; but the House of Lords (see PARLIAMENT) was an obvious stumbling-block to some of their more important Bills, and the Unionist control of that House speedily made itself felt, first in wrecking the Education Bill of 1906, then in throwing out the Licensing Bill of 1908, and finally (see LLOYD GEORGE, D.) in forcing a dissolution by the rejection of the budget of 1909, with its novel proposals for the increased taxation of land and licensed houses.
Things are n't looking good for Earth as alien scum is invading the planet and wrecking everything in sight.
But the wrecking amendments had been drafted by the government - not the industry.
Figuring out how to ask a girl to prom can be a scary, nerve wrecking experience.
Wrecking Balm is a cream that removes the top layers of skin cells, while breaking down the pigments in the tattoos.
Discovering that he is universally loathed, the poor monster becomes a monster in truth, wrecking havoc in the area.
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