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upshot

Archery the final shot in a match
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Then some of them fell to fighting, and while they killed each other--for it came about that Nada brought death upon the robbers as on all others--she escaped, for she said that she did not wish to look upon their struggle but would await the upshot in a place apart.
Well, for five weeks I have walked and tallied and dallied with the loveliest woman in the world, and the upshot is that I am flying from her, and am for a hermit's cave until I die.
But considering that it would not become him, nor be right, to begin any new emprise until he had established Micomicona in her kingdom, he was constrained to hold his peace and wait quietly to see what would be the upshot of the proceedings of those same travellers; one of whom found the youth they were seeking lying asleep by the side of a muleteer, without a thought of anyone coming in search of him, much less finding him.
Fighting is a thing of which men soon surfeit, and when Jove, who is war's steward, weighs the upshot, it may well prove that the straw which our sickles have reaped is far heavier than the grain.
Since the tragic upshot of our visit to Devonshire he had been engaged in two affairs of the utmost importance, in the first of which he had exposed the atrocious conduct of Colonel Upwood in connection with the famous card scandal of the Nonpareil Club, while in the second he had defended the unfortunate Mme.
The flight will be available during the month of September and features three, 2-ounce pours of different Rodney Strong Red Blend wines: the 2014 Symmetry Meritage Red Wine, 2015 Rowen Red Wine and 2015 Upshot Red Wine Blend.
The upshot of all this is that planning departments are under pressure to offer leeway to developers and so Birmingham is failing to achieve its target of 35 per cent of new homes being at the discounted affordable rate.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 30, 2016-Advantage Acquires Consumer Marketing Agency Upshot
The prices of almost all of daily using commodities including vegetables, fruits to dates and ice to chili reported upshot during a survey at the main business hub Swari bazaar while situation at small bazaars and villages also charging transport and profit against it.
It's ironic that The Post, a legacy newspaper, was the seedbed for one of the hippest new fact sites (see also The Upshot, below).
The upshot is The Husband has lost half a stone and looks sicker than I do because he's run ragged looking after me.