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Ouchy

(o͞oshē`), village, Vaud canton, W Switzerland, on the Lake of Geneva. It is the port and shorefront of LausanneLausanne
, city (1990 pop. 117,600), capital of Vaud canton, W Switzerland, on the Lake of Geneva. An important rail junction and lake port (see Ouchy), it is the trade and commercial center of a rich agricultural region.
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. Ouchy is a resort and was at times the residence of ShelleyShelley, Percy Bysshe
, 1792–1822, English poet, b. Horsham, Sussex. He is ranked as one of the great English poets of the romantic period. A Tempestuous Life
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 and ByronByron, George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron
, 1788–1824, English poet and satirist. Early Life and Works

He was the son of Capt. John ("Mad Jack") Byron and his second wife, Catherine Gordon of Gight.
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Next morning we left with a family of English friends and went by train to Brevet, and thence by boat across the lake to Ouchy (Lausanne).
Ouchy is memorable to me, not on account of its beautiful situation and lovely surroundings--although these would make it stick long in one's memory--but as the place where I caught the London TIMES dropping into humor.
this contract includes 1 single batch of 4 books: - boom of saugettes, - ouchy underpass (including the underpass of the post office and the north wall of the jurigoz wharf), - jurigoz water retention basin, - montolivet pumping station.
The film was screened at several film festivals, including the Largo Film Awards, Switzerland; the Ouchy Film Awards, Switzerland; the Independent Days International Filmfest; the Oran International Arabic Film Festival; the Philadelphia Independent Film Awards, the US; the Lisbon Film Festival; and the Polish International Film Festival.
It also took part in several film festivals such as; the Egyptian National Film Festival, Sharm El Sheikh Film Festival, Largo Film Awards, Ouchy Film Awards in Switzerland, Poland International Film Festival, International Independent Film Awards in Germany, Oran Arabic Film Festival,Philadelphia Independent Film Festival, and Lisbon International Film Festival.
World champion Karsten Warholm will take on IAAF Diamond League champion Kyron McMaster, world leader Abderrahman Samba, 2014 European champion Kariem Hussein and 2013 world champion Jehue Gordon.On the eve of the main competition, there will be a mens pole vault contest held at the Place de la Navigation in Ouchy, featuring world record-holder Renaud Lavillenie, world champion Sam Kendricks, world silver medallist Piotr Lisek, 2015 world champion Shawnacy Barber, world U20 record-holder Armand Duplantis, 2011 world champion Pawel Wojciechowski and 2014 European silver medallist Kevin Menaldo.
A six-year-old girl who had just played princess in a school play and walked down a real church aisle as a flowergirl said, "I don't want to get married, it's going to be ouchy when I have a baby." Older girls avoid the pain of love and marriage for other reasons.
"When we were kids, Lena was always running to Mom with an ouchy," Gretchen said to Henry.
She is tough, and she deeply cares about working people and putting kids through school and making sure we're growing our economy, and so my hope is that over the next couple of weeks, we're able to pull things together." He noted that the attacks launched during a primary can leave everyone feeling "a little ouchy." "So there's a natural process of everybody recognizing that this is not about any individual, but this is about the country and the direction we want to take it," he said.
"I've been using an umbrella because I don't want to get burned."Mary Gil said: "It's really hot, it's ouchy!"
La campagna di Libia, iniziata il 29 settembre del 1911 e terminata il 18 ottobre del 1912 con la firma del trattato di Ouchy, fu un evento creato ad hoc per legare al meglio i tre elementi massa-politica-industria, organizzarli in maniera efficiente ed armonica, e creare cosi una solida Italia industriale unita.
But travel just a few metro stops away to Ouchy and you find yourself on the shore of Lake Geneva with France's snow-capped Evian mountains framing the postcard scene.