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Sun

A unit of length in Japan equivalent to approximately 30 millimeters.
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Confidential, but having had no lean years to develop character, she can't suppress the sunniness that instant superstardom creates.
Again, Jenkins brings back a nuance lost to history: the brimstone, apocalyptic strain that underlined Reagan's famous sunniness.
The reality is that Reagan came along at a unique moment in history, a time when the country was exhausted from the perceived liberal excesses of the '60s and 70s and ready for a short breather, especially one delivered with Reagan's trademark optimism and sunniness.
Kiely's vision is infinitely lighter and brighter than the American's; though he deals with two world wars and the seemingly endless and endlessly suppurating wound caused by the partition of Ireland, and while he is obsessed with the twin tragedies of mutability and loss, his essential sunniness nearly always sheds a softening light on these somber themes and events.