from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of a breed of lightly built saddle horse developed in Tennessee from Morgan and standard bred stock and having an easy gait. Also called Tennessee walker.
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The idea that there are such mediaeval characters in existence as a turbanned scowling Aliakbar, straight out of Sinbad the sailorman that one, indicates that the Modern world has really gone awry in its liberalism and tolerance.
May 5, the day that changed Aliakbar and Shahla Afshari's lives, began like most others.
But cabbies like Aliakbar Raoof grumbled business was "lousy - mostly tourists."