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kemp

[kemp]
(textiles)
Short, wavy, coarse wool or hair fibers, usually white, which contain air spaces so that they resist dyeing and spinning.
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It's been a short break this time and Kempy has needed a little bit more rest than most.
My cousin Nat, an LA resident for over half a century herself, had found Kempy with the room to let just a few days after my that apparently seamless and wireless communication network of midtile-class black Americans of their generation.
Kempy had given up cooking and when she did, she gave away the tools of her trade.
I am a third of a century away from being as old as Kempy was when I first met her, but in looking at the things I carry with me from one move to another, I am aware that it is time to begin unloading some of them, along with a few of the dreams.
He had a go at Kempy and I just turned around and supported Kempy," he said.
There is a sub-plot - the other brother is having an affair and Kempy fancies his cheated missus.
Kempy did exceptionally well last week and showed what a good keeper he is going to be.
He flew out on Wednesday morning so Kempy is likely to play tomorrow.
Since Kempy (physio Steve Kemp) came in we seemed to have found out what the core of the problem is and I'm now confident I'm back on track," added Gobern.