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mellow

(esp of wines) well-matured
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We will get us away to the greenwood tree, and there hold a merry feast in honor of our new friends, and mayhap a cup or two of good sack and canary may mellow the soreness of my poor joints and bones, though I warrant it will be many a day before I am again the man I was.
Once, O Ngurn," he said, not taking his eyes from the sheening, vibrating surface whereon and wherein all the shades of cherry-red played unceasingly, ever a-quiver to change into sound, to become silken rustlings, silvery whisperings, golden thrummings of cords, velvet pipings of elfland, mellow distances of thunderings.
Mellow it was with preciousness of all sounding metals.
Through counter currents of the heavy stench of meat eaters he traced the trail of Bara; the sweet and cloying stink of Horta, the boar, could not drown his quarry's scent--the permeating, mellow musk of the deer's foot.
I am much more mellow," said Clarke as he prepared to meet up with fellow Irishman Paul McGinley, Swedes Henrik Stenson and Robert Karlsson and England's Lee Westwood.
Gilkey, affectionately known as ``Mama Hazze,'' approached House of Brews owners Blanca and Frank Diaz with the idea for a night of mellow, laid- back poetry, which she hoped would be a departure from the often aggressive fare that is popular now.
Bauersfeld narrates with a mellow old man's voice tuned to the emotional lives of his quirky characters.
MELLOW PARK, the Lancashire Oaks winner, was yesterday given the go-ahead for the Darley Irish Oaks at The Curragh on Sunday by trainer Jeremy Noseda, writes Tony O'Hehir.
DARRYL HOLLAND is eyeing up a big race double at Haydock on Saturday after being booked to partner Mellow Park and Takamaka Bay in the two feature contests.
The Oaks on Friday is much more open and Jeremy Noseda must be happy to handle Mellow Park and Spinette, who ran a blinder behind big-race favourite Islington on her reappearance.
Mellow Park burst into the Vodafone Oaks picture with a runaway win at Goodwood yesterday.
Farrington Oils has launched another fantastic dressing to its existing range of Mellow Yellow[R] cold pressed rapeseed oil products.