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  • I wanted to post geri's excellent comment from yesterdays thread because although I clearly have a lot of sympathy for the students and teachers what you say geri is so very true from what I hear.

    Nov 4, 2006

  • Of course, geri is welcome to voice per opinion but her reaction to my initial post was way over the top.

    Articles on Oaxaca

  • What geri is referring to is killings resulting from long festering land disputes in the Lacandon Forest among indigenous people.

    Things are heating up in Chiapas

  • Thanks to you, geri and i decided to have this impromptu meeting up! hahahah = X

    yanxious Diary Entry

  • Ya Allah, ampunkanlah segala kesalahan kami, dan terimalah kebaikan kami, berkatilah masa, waktu dan segala gerak-geri kami.

    Maal Hijrah 1424H

  • He was as likely to perform surgery on a friend as to kill with a mae-geri front kick.

    Beowulf's Children

  • Igitur Metellus ubi videt etiamtum regis animum ferocem esse, bellum renovari, quod nisi ex illius libidine geri non posset, [303] praeterea iniquum certamen sibi cum hostibus, minore detrimento illos vinci quam suos vincere, statuit non proeliis neque in acie, sed alio more bellum gerundum.

    C. Sallusti Crispi De Bello Catilinario Et Jugurthino

  • Eodem tempore Jugurtha amissis amicis, quorum plerosque ipse necaverat, ceteri formidine, pars ad Romanos, alii ad regem Bocchum [390] profugerant, quum neque bellum geri sine administris posset, et novorum fidem in tanta perfidia veterum experiri periculosum duceret, varius incertusque agitabat.

    C. Sallusti Crispi De Bello Catilinario Et Jugurthino

  • Fest.p. 333, 'Cum Livius Andronicus bello Punico secundo scripsisset carmen quod a virginibus est cantatum, quia prosperius res publica populi Romani geri coepta est, publice attributa est ei in Aventino aedis Minervae, in qua liceret scribis histrionibusque consistere ac dona ponere, in honorem Livi, quia is et scribebat fabulas et agebat.'

    The Student's Companion to Latin Authors

  • A shaking of heads. dico unum ridiculum dictum de dictis melioribus, quibus solebam menstruales epulas ante adipiscier: nemo ridet; scivi extemplo rem de compecto geri; ne canem quidem irritatam voluit quisquam imitarier, saltem, si non arriderent, dentes ut restringerent.

    Amphitryo, Asinaria, Aulularia, Bacchides, Captivi Amphitryon, The Comedy of Asses, The Pot of Gold, The Two Bacchises, The Captives

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