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sleepiness

A film defect of lowered gloss in a high-gloss enamel or varnish; develops during drying.
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The immediate cause, however, of the prevalence of supernatural stories in these parts, was doubtless owing to the vicinity of Sleepy Hollow.
The tale was told of old Brouwer, a most heretical disbeliever in ghosts, how he met the Horseman returning from his foray into Sleepy Hollow, and was obliged to get up behind him; how they galloped over bush and brake, over hill and swamp, until they reached the bridge; when the Horseman suddenly turned into a skeleton, threw old Brouwer into the brook, and sprang away over the tree-tops with a clap of thunder.
He repaid them in kind with large extracts from his invaluable author, Cotton Mather, and added many marvellous events that had taken place in his native State of Connecticut, and fearful sights which he had seen in his nightly walks about Sleepy Hollow.
They had now reached the road which turns off to Sleepy Hollow; but Gunpowder, who seemed possessed with a demon, instead of keeping up it, made an opposite turn, and plunged headlong down hill to the left.
The schoolhouse being deserted soon fell to decay, and was reported to be haunted by the ghost of the unfortunate pedagogue and the plough-boy, loitering homeward of a still summer evening, has often fancied his voice at a distance, chanting a melancholy psalm tune among the tranquil solitudes of Sleepy Hollow.
Plans, specifications and bid documents may be obtained at the Office of the Village Clerk, 28 Beekman Avenue, Sleepy Hollow, New York on November 5th at 11:00 a.
In "Sleepy Time," the Care Bears are very sleepy after a busy day but need your little cub's help getting to sleep.
It is difficult to quantitate the prevalence of sleepy jurors but the few cases found demonstrate a common theme of denial, sometimes adamantly, despite direct observation of falling asleep and unfortunately a glossing over by the court rationalizing these episodes of inappropriate sleep as being only brief lapses of attention with no significant impact since the evidence is presented several times during a trial and testimony is commonly repetitive and overlapping.
Irving's eerie 1819 short story, ''The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,'' has helped make the village and surrounding area a tourist destination at Halloween.
Including popular infusions such as Peppermint, Chamomile and Lemongrass, Sleepy Leaf also offers other healthy options such as Jasmine Blossom, Green Tea and Blood Orange Tea.
8220;At Sleepy Paws, our slogan is 'For Your Pets, There's No Place Like Home' and we couldn't agree more,” said Kim Westwood.
from left) Dopey, Sneezy, Sleepy, Grump, Bashful, Happy and Doc meet their namesakes.