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mild

Brit draught beer, of darker colour than bitter and flavoured with fewer hops
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No mild saki for them, but square faces illicitly refilled with corrosive fire that flamed through their veins and burst into conflagrations in their heads.
Brussels seemed a very pleasant place to me when I got out again into the street, and it appeared as if some cheerful, eventful, upward-tending career were even then opening to me, on that selfsame mild, still April night.
Death had been kind and mild to this noble creature.
Years afterwards she could bring the whole scene back again, as if it had been only yesterday--the mild blue eyes and kindly smile of the Knight--the setting sun gleaming through his hair, and shining on his armour in a blaze of light that quite dazzled her--the horse quietly moving about, with the reins hanging loose on his neck, cropping the grass at her feet--and the black shadows of the forest behind--all this she took in like a picture, as, with one hand shading her eyes, she leant against a tree, watching the strange pair, and listening, in a half dream, to the melancholy music of the song.
He laughed and looked across at the tall girl who sat opposite, with and unusually mild expression in her face.
Having now a beaten path, they proceeded the next morning with more facility; indeed, the snow decreased in depth as they receded from the mountains, and the temperature became more mild. In the course of the day they discovered a solitary horseman hovering at a distance before them on the plain.
Indeed, during the sojourn of Captain Bonneville in this neighborhood, which was in the heart of winter, he found the weather, with the exception of a few cold and stormy days, generally mild and pleasant, freezing a little at night but invariably thawing with the morning's sun-resembling the spring weather in the middle parts of the United States.
A MILD TASTE According to the Campaign for Real Ale: Milds are black to dark-brown to pale-amber in colour and come in a variety of styles, from warming roasty ales to light and refreshing lunchtime thirst-quenchers.
Modern milds are dark in colour in a range that hovers from black to dark brown.
Camra is also hoping the event will highlight the plight of milds such as Hanson's Mild which is a Black Country favourite that is currently under threat.
EADS Defense Electronics (Ulm, Germany) has successfully conducted first test flights with its MILDS missile-warning system on a Royal Danish Air Force (RDAF) F-16 at the Aalborg Air Force Base.