High Noon


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High Noon

western film in which time is of the essence. [Am. Cinema: Griffith, 396–397]
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In the golden prime and high noon of English speech; when from the lips of the great Elizabethans fell words that made their own meaning and carried it in their very sound; when a Shakespeare and a Bacon were possible, and the language now rapidly perishing at one end and slowly renewed at the other was in vigorous growth and hardy preservation -- sweeter than honey and stronger than a lion -- the lexicographer was a person unknown, the dictionary a creation which his Creator had not created him to create.
There may be a clue after all, if we can find why today his paroxysms came on at high noon and at sunset.
I really did not expect any Grace to answer; for the laugh was as tragic, as preternatural a laugh as any I ever heard; and, but that it was high noon, and that no circumstance of ghostliness accompanied the curious cachinnation; but that neither scene nor season favoured fear, I should have been superstitiously afraid.
At home I found a note from Paul, asking me to come up immediately, and it was high noon when I came spinning up the driveway on my wheel.
He led them at high noon along crowded Simla Mall to the Alliance Bank of Simla, where they wished to establish their identity.
In partnership with High Noon Sales, TravelCenters donated $1 from each item of SCF merchandise sold in its TA, Petro and TA Express travel stores since May 2019.
In Cowie's enigmatic watercolour, High Noon, the collection of objects on the window sill may appear arbitrary and accidental, but each has a symbolic meaning.
we manifested it to wrestle, then we drew our guns at high noon capitalism and it died, we lost, we wondered what about ourselves could be unnatural, so prone to reason that we ended it, sand and wind, we bested the animals, we survived, we hid our hair from rain storms and in caves we lumped our sticks together to make joy again, scratched our little arms and legs, felt glad, loved our reflections, even in this dim light, even in the cold, how much we accomplished, our monstrosity, our immaterial wants, our suns and effigies.
Another "garage" start-up, High Noon began in 1997 and amazingly enough, their first two holster designs--the Hideaway and the Sky High--are still offered.
The Tykes have let us down when we've backed them but we'll give them one more chance in this High Noon shoot-out.
Henderson, NV, October 05, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Henderson REALTOR[R] Anna Klinger at Nevada Desert Realty helped her clients purchase a Henderson townhouse in High Noon at Boulder Ranch.
1 Wishaya Trongcharoenchaikul pummeled the Filipino, 6-3, 6-4, at high noon to level the count in the Asia Oceania Group 2 semifinals.