is that you’re a sword chopping daisies or a flyswatter plowing the sea
Seeing the disease, overcrowding and rampant circulation of drugs, the Doctor realizes much of the prison is controlled by the inmates. They decorate their cells and have an established pecking order. The strong inhabit messy individual suites and the weak are jammed together, as many as sixteen sharing a 100-square-foot (9.3 m2) cell. — Wikipedia
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is performed by facing the table straight on, and then whipping the paddle in a right-to-left motion, almost as if one were quickly turning a steering wheel or throwing a right hook.
in chess, when facing a king and pawn vs. pawn endgame, the kings must race to reach the end of the file which the pawn is moving down.
in poker, before making a bet, one should have a plan about what one is going to do if the bet is raised.
in email, it is permitted to follow up once after seven days have passed, and it is sometimes permitted to follow up again after twenty days have passed, but it is never permitted to follow up a third time, no matter how many days have passed.
“It is important not to draw conclusions based on Taliban comments or musings,” Colonel Cummings said. “These detainees include some of the most motivated and ruthless of the insurgents, who are inspired to play up their success. It is what they want us to believe they think.”