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fragile

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It let loose the judgment I had suspended upon their clothes, their frail light limbs, and fragile features.
His eyes were too mild; there was not a spark of the beast in them, nor in his face, while his body seemed too fragile, what of its fairness and smoothness, and his face too boyish and sweet-tempered and intelligent.
Still howling, disdaining doorways, with blood-shot eyes and wildly waving muscular arms, Victor burst upon us through the fragile walls.
These old bones of mine are fragile, and I've learned my lesson.
It made him feel very fragile and defenseless, and he crouched lower in the saddle.
Amid Brexit, the unpredictability of Trump's presidency ongoing conflicts in Yemen and Syria and countless other factors, the world is becoming less stable and increasingly fragile. Given the situation in 2019, the results of The Fund For Peace's Fragile State Index is particularly interesting this year.
TWO contractors have been fined after a scaffolder was killed when he fell through a fragile factory roof.
Speaking after the hearing, HSE inspector Andrew Bowker, said: "Falls through fragile roof materials remain one of the most common causes of work-related fatalities during construction work.
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Based upon thousands of interviews and hundreds of classroom observations, "A Fragile Enterprise: Yesterday's Schools and Tomorrow's Students" by Nancy Brigham (who has been engaged in education research and program evaluations for 35 years) recounts true stories from the front lines of the battlefield that U.S.