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cry

1. Hunting the baying of a pack of hounds hunting their quarry by scent
2. a pack of hounds
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An avid reader herself, Walsh, in an interview with Shelagh Rogers, explains that with Crying for the Moon she wanted to open a door for her readers so they could experience lives they would not normally have access to.
Early on he gave the pledge to the Welsh people that, in the event of a Socialist defeat, their right to special consideration by the next Government would be conceded by legislation that would ensure satisfaction to all other than extremists who are crying for the moon. He gave the honest belief that the Liberal dream of a separate Welsh Parliament was not within measurable distance of fulfilment as a single step.
He bluntly likened Khan to a child who was crying for the moon, which he'd never be able to get, ever.