Limbo

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Limbo

Informal; a proposed business deal or anything else in which the outcome is uncertain. For example, if two companies are discussing a merger and are in general agreement, but there are disagreements over the terms, the merger may be said to be in limbo.
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Married couple Wez and Caroline Cartwright, from Swadlincote, Derbyshire, became the rst people to complete the Crocodile Inferno challenge after spending weeks in training, eating hot curries at home to build up resistance to the heat.
As in the Semplicita ingannata, Dante's Commedia is the most quoted text in the Inferno monacale after the Bible and Psalter, with seven quotations, six from the Inferno and one from the Paradiso.
At its worst, as in Brown's infernal Inferno, it's a lie that expunges the truth and replaces reality with its own demented murk and noxious malarkey.
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Zoran's Inferno is available now for the Quatro 4300 and 4500 series processors.
Lady Luck at Cirkus Inferno is at: Theatr Gwynedd, Bangor, October 26, International Pavilion, Llangollen, October 27, Theatr Hafren, Newtown, October 30 and Aberystwyth Arts Centre, November 14 (matinee)
Chapter 2, entitled "Incarnational Dialectic Writ Large," containing four sections, is most useful and inventive because it provides the links between the Inferno, the Purgatorio, and the Paradiso, for the author's main thesis.
Just three minutes later the inferno had destroyed The Station nightclub in Rhode Island, USA, and claimed 97 lives, including that of guitarist Ty Longley.
He reads The Women of Brewster Place through a feminist lens; to Linden Hills, he applies intertextual analysis, pairing Naylor's work with Dante's Inferno and suggesting Poe's "The Fall of the House of Usher" as a possible partner.
The fastest heat winner a week ago, Illinois Inferno needs to look slightly lively at the start drawn outside fast-up Captain Gorgeous, but should have the measure of that rival by the bend if coming away on terms.