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Astronomy (of the sun) exhibiting a very low number of sunspots, solar flares, and other surface phenomena; inactive
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In like manner I can tell you that it will go hardly with you if you string the bow: you will find no mercy from any one here, for we shall at once ship you off to king Echetus, who kills every one that comes near him: you will never get away alive, so drink and keep quiet without getting into a quarrel with men younger than yourself.
If they hear any groaning or uproar as of men fighting about the house, they are not to come out, but are to keep quiet and stay where they are at their work.
You must keep quiet," said the cat, in a soft voice.
The pilgrims were about to give up the whole of their little hoard, but Roque bade them keep quiet, and turning to his men he said, "Of these crowns two fall to each man and twenty remain over; let ten be given to these pilgrims, and the other ten to this worthy squire that he may be able to speak favourably of this adventure;" and then having writing materials, with which he always went provided, brought to him, he gave them in writing a safe-conduct to the leaders of his bands; and bidding them farewell let them go free and filled with admiration at his magnanimity, his generous disposition, and his unusual conduct, and inclined to regard him as an Alexander the Great rather than a notorious robber.
It's had to keep quiet in the face of what's happening.
Rakesh then heads to Home Farm and demands PS50,000 from Lawrence and Ronnie to keep quiet about their part in his arson scam.
Asserting there was a limit for patience and tolerance, KCR said he could not be expected to keep quiet in the face of such comments.
didn't threaten him, I put my finger across my mouth to tell him to keep quiet Her brother Michael, 45, died on Monday after he was stabbed in the stomach at an industrial estate in Stevenston, Ayrshire.
Targeting the PTI leader, Asif pointed towards Mazari and said, Someone make this tractor trolley keep quiet when she and other lawmakers protested to his speech on loadshedding during Ramazan.
Pastors Sound Off: Causes We Can't Keep Quiet About" is a 50 page booklet comprised of eleven short articles by eleven ordained ministers decrying such spiritual failings in the Christian community as 'The Unchallenged Voice of Christian Homophobia'; 'People Who Can't Love Jesus without Dissing the Jews'; 'Editing Jesus as Either a Republican or a Democrat'; 'Pretending We're Post-Racial'; 'We Always Find a Reason to Fight the Next War'; and more.
30s demanded PS100,000 to keep quiet after they had sex following his club's Christmas party.
Dr Manjit Rehal gave a series of harrowing examples of how women have been forced to keep quiet after experiencing abuse.