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toil

Archaic a trap for wild beasts
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All his life he had been a toiler, and joy had been with him in the fierce combat which he had waged day by day.
Mr Ferguson, deprived of the solace of song, filled in the time by gazing at the toiler's back-hair.
Because I am a harvest-labourer, because I am a toiler and a moiler, because you are delivered over unto me and are become as a precious instrument in my hands.
Nothing for the spent toiler to do, but to compare the monotony of his seventh day with the monotony of his six days, think what a weary life he led, and make the best of it--or the worst, according to the probabilities.
As he said, in the preface to his second book, The Toiler, he endeavoured really to know the working people, and the only possible way to achieve this was to work beside them, eat their food, sleep in their beds, be amused with their amusements, think their thoughts, and feel their feeling.
With his shaven chin, round limbs, and heavy eyelids he did not look like a toiler, and even less like an adventurer of the sea.
In the phraseology of the underworld, "Working stiffs." And that is all they are; hard working toilers at the worst and most severe of jobs.
Most of us toilers in the garden of justice seem to be giving up on the hope for freedom for our heirs to be.
The hitman's second goal of the season was enough to earn a hardfought success over Tommy Wright's toilers.
(Of course, these guys work alongside an equally underpaid army of female toilers. But as a man, I don't feel qualified to comment on the ladies' uniform.) Each day features a different shirt-and-tie pairing, which is supposed to make colleagues believe that the wearer has a closet full of suits.
If the intentions are pure, I will by all means support them, but if they insist on forcibly imposing a coup, I hereby say this is in no way tolerated." This plot has been ongoing for a while against Erbil, but contrary to the pressures, it could become an onset of solving the crisis between KDP, PUK, KIU, Socialists, Communists, Toilers, Turkmens and Christians on one side with all those parties that refuse to reach an agreement on the other.
" In this way only will hundreds of millions of toilers be able to regain the simple joys and hopes which make life worth living."