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a pool in a river good for fishing
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Then I tried again to swim against the tide but it was impossible.
See How Automation Helps Bayfront Swim Against The Tide.
Firstly, they can swim against the tide of increasingly cinematic history and continue to insist on the traditional text-focused curriculum, dismissing more popularized depictions of their course material.
When the river is flowing downwards, then you must swim against the tide.
There was no way we could swim against the tide, but we waved a flag we carried on board and hoped someone would see us.
As opposed to continuingly trying to swim against the tide of demand, perhaps it would be better to use this as an exciting opportunity to either diversify or specialise in a healthier alternative.
However, all too many establishments are apparently determined to swim against the tide .
Bound by common interests and concerns, coalition builders and regional governments still swim against the tide.
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.