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  • n. Plural form of errand.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of errand.


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  • I also daisy-chain errands and go through them in a “right-hand-turns-only” sequence.

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  • But doing supposedly-simple things like running errands is always a battle in New York City: going to the bank, or buying something at Bed, Bath & Beyond.

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  • You call him on his cell phone during one of his "errands" - and he thinks he has hit "ignore" but instead answers, and he says, (thinking that he is still talking to her) "…. you can't come up to me like that in public, she has a huge network of friends that I don't know about, so you have to keep it on the down-low" ….

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  • Running errands is next to impossible to do via bus without trying to jump from route to route, which doesn’t work with the schedules set.

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  • I find my son is a much more willing participant in errands and and bedtime and sitting at the dinner table on days he’s had lots of movement.

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  • For instance, here I am at Crossroads Mall’s DOL, and that long line isn’t to be dreaded anymore, because I can get the library’s wifi from all the way over here, so while they are making me wait, I’m checking email and getting my phone call errands done, scheduling appointments for future days.

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  • Meanwhile, he went on, you also know that later today you have to pick up the dry cleaning or run certain errands.

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  • And that walking included errands, which are now completed errands, which is still more virtue.

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  • Among his errands was a favor for Frank Emmons, his Fortieth Parallel colleague, who had introduced him to Adams two decades before.

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  • It's been threatening rain more than anything else, all day, although it did have brief bouts of sort of spitting when I was out running errands, which is about all I was able to get done today, and even that wasn't much.

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