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swim

a pool in a river good for fishing
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When there is mutual trust and respect--and an environment of openness--it's easy to swim against the tide.
Sir - When the elected become unelectable the sea of change is so turbulent that to try to swim against the tide has an air of inevitability about it.
Then I tried again to swim against the tide but it was impossible."
See How Automation Helps Bayfront Swim Against The Tide.
With many interviewees lamenting that Israel lacks much avant-garde or "alternative" culture, it's no surprise that the punk scene is so small that "everybody knows each other." Set apart musically, many bands also swim against the tide politically, using their lyrics and gigs to promote left-wing stances on the occupation, globalization, human and animal fights, etc.
Be prepared to take risks and swim against the tide. After September 11, many travel companies cut advertising and lost business but we did the opposite.
He appeals to young people to 'swim against the tide of unbelief', to follow Christ and to 'open your hearts to receive God's unconditional love'.
Bound by common interests and concerns, coalition builders and regional governments still swim against the tide. Portland, Oregon, for example, is nationally recognized for containing growth in the metropolitan area.
The letter explains that Catholic hospitals could have avoided doing this, but they lacked the will to swim against the tide: accommodation proved more attractive than resistance.
"British exporters are continuing to swim against the tide of the rise in sterling over the last couple of years," said Mr Ian Fletcher, chief economist at the British Chambers of Commerce.
These Americans are all very different from one another, as are their buildings but they are all brave and swim against the tide of commercialism and commodification to give hope for a future in which buildings and people can again relate in life-enhancing interaction.
German historical sociologist Werner Giesselmann's massive study of social protest under the July Monarchy is a self-conscious attempt to swim against the tide of most recent research in social history.