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The woman was still alive as unnatural thunder cracked across the
sky. The lightning forked through the thrashing rain, stabbing at the
desert sand. Rain splashed across the dunes, running down the bank towards
the entrance of the tomb, washing over stone that had been
parched for a thousand years.
She was hardly more than a girl, her eyes betraying her fear as she
shivered in the warm rain. The priests stood either side of her, holding
her arms out from her body. Their heads were lowered - perhaps in
shame, perhaps in an effort to keep them dry....
Malcolm Kempf worked his way along the hillside, keeping his eyes on the band of shuffling undead trudging down the road. For months, little groups of zombies had been making their way into Chippewa Falls, slowly forming in the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds into a gaggle that resembled the swaying of tall grass on a windy day. Malcolm had no way of knowing why that location drew them. At first, he surmised it had to do with the proximity to the Calvary,
As a professional sales trainer, I have discovered a very important aspect of adult learning: people love simplicity. The
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The FreeBSD project keeps the entire operating system sources in a single master source
tree, called a repository, which is maintained by the Concurrent Versions System, or CVS.
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all versions of FreeBSD back to Release 2.0 and the last release from the Computer
Sciences Research Group of the University of California at Berkeley, 4.4BSD-Lite, upon
which it was based.
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Children today are communicating over the Internet through a multitude of
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Ellie Cavanaugh was seven years old when her older sister was murdered near their home in New York's Westchester County. It was young Ellie's tearful testimony that put Rob Westerfield, the nineteen-year-old scion of a prominent family, in jail despite the existence of two other viable suspects. Twenty-two years later, Westerfield, who maintains his innocence, is paroled. Determined to thwart his attempts to pin the crime on another, Ellie, an investiga-tive reporter for an Atlanta newspaper, returns home and starts writing a book that will conclusively prove Westerfield's guilt.
IN writing this ponderous tome, the author's desire has been to describe the eminent characters and
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Breathes there a speaker with soul so dead, Who never to himself hath said, As he hears his name from the podium read, I wish to hell I stayed in bed!” “First slide, please.” The hall lights dimmed, the audience hushed, and the speaker launched into his paper – the culmination of 15 years of painstaking research. An important talk, it included everything he knew on the subject. Flitting from point to point, he realized that he was running out of time and read the paper even faster. He didn’t have much time to dwell on his complicated slides, which...
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For many of us, public speaking is at best a chore marked by great anxiety and at worst a potential career stopper. Ours is a time when the ability to communicate in front of individuals or groups in all types of business and other situations is becoming paramount. Speak Without Fear offers a unique, practical process for combating the stage fright that plagues us every day in these situations.
Unlike other books on public speaking, Speak Without Fear goes beyond the external techniques, such as how to breathe properly and keep eye contact, to delve deeply into the reason for your...
Why this is a mistake: If you don’t start you can never finish.
Completing any writing project, particularly a novel, is a daunting
prospect. Many people become frozen by the prospect. Others keep
waiting for the right time. Some wait for the spark of inspiration.
Even experienced writers find it is easier to do anything other than
Suppose you are a rising star at work and the boss has given you your first assignment to head up
a project. Depending on the nature of the project and what kind of work you do, you might have to
engage in a variety of tasks that you haven't tackled before, such as assembling a team to
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During the test, you will be given time to read the questions before you hear the audio. As you listen, you should write your answers in your lest booklet Do not wart until the end. The answers in ihe audio follow the order of the questions. If you hesitate and think about one question, you may miss the next question. The
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Problems with the English tenses? Have a look at the time line, it might help you
understand when to use which tense. As there is a similarity between past, present and future tenses, there are just a few rules to keep in mind.