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  • It was a long way from Port Said to Lake Victoria.

    Three Empires on the Nile

  • In the end, television guest spots not only tided us over financially but led me to one of those unexpected and unplanned turns in the road—the kind that can take you a long way from where you thought you were going.

    An American Life

  • James Edward Rice—Jim Ed, to his family and childhood friends—had come a long way to make it to Boston.

    The Greatest Game

  • Jaffer, Chairman, Nizam Institute of Engineering and Technology emphasised that participation in NCC develops character, leadership qualities, and comradeship among students and go a long way in shaping their personality.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • The distance between Nares Lucanae and Forum Annii is about fifteen miles, a long way for even a light-armed force to cover in one night, especially if the group included women and children.

    The Spartacus War

  • The thought has been that if you could prevent TNF from signaling the release of joint-damaging substances in diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, you could go a long way in treating the disease.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • Although Nancy would never get over the loss of her mother, the funeral went a long way toward helping her deal with her grief—she saw how much so many people loved Deede, and I think she realized Deede had joined her husband in heaven.

    An American Life

  • Kristi Tomey has a long way to go if she wants to get on the ballot to run for New

    Local News from Wilmington Star News

  • Cantering on the British countryside beside the English Channel, I felt a long way from the Bronx.

    Kitchen Privileges

  • Of course, if Mary of Bethany was a prostitute and was also the same person as Mary Magdalene then this would go a long way towards explaining the Gospel writers' extreme caution—and deliberate obfuscation—about the latter.

    The Templar Revelation

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