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Ride-Along

In marketing, a small sample of a product that is sent in the mail along with a periodical. Ride-alongs are intended to entice recipients to want more of the product and therefore to buy it.
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It's all just how he feels One day he'll ride along peaceable and pleasant for twenty miles.
"Let the doctors of all the schools condemn me, "White Logic whispers as I ride along. "What of it?
And of course it is all unanswerable, and as I ride along through the evening shadows I sneer at that Great Fetish which Comte called the world.
But this morning he was in a mood more becoming a man of business, and in the course of his ride along the Basset lanes, with their deep ruts,--lying so far away from a market-town that the labor of drawing produce and manure was enough to take away the best part of the profits on such poor land as that parish was made of,--he got up a due amount of irritation against Moss as a man without capital, who, if murrain and blight were abroad, was sure to have his share of them, and who, the more you tried to help him out of the mud, would sink the further in.
The "Ride Along" scheme aims to show people what officers deal with on a dayto-day basis and offers a valuable opportunity to observe and experience first-hand many of the issues and dilemmas they face.
Tynemouth will be our first port of call Where we browse at the antique stalls The station will be packed with bargain hunters And other early morning punters Then it's off to Tynemouth Haven we go It's my favourite port of call as the children well know A round of ice creams are called for And perhaps a walk along the shore The children are now getting restless It's about time to go I would guess But not before the find a slot machine Which is every child's dream Then a last ride along the coast Then head home for a pint and Sunday roastGEORGE MCLANDERS
Five persons were killed while another was injured when a truck that gave them a ride along with its cargo of 100 pigs went out of control as it approached a slope downhill at the village of Mayanon, Zamboanguita town, Negros Oriental province on Friday (July 26).
A pleasurable ride along the level bikeways in the countryside, admiring the flowers of both the golden trees and lotuses, along with their floral fragrances, awaits any and all visitors at this time.
Cheshire Constabulary is offering residents the chance to join patrols on a ride along in order to see stop and search in action.
If I'm commuting in London, out comes the Brompton bike for a fun ride along the Embankment and through Battersea Park.
On our third day, we planned to ride along the North Fork, and after looking at the maps, Bob complained that the day's ride looked to be "mostly flat." We started the ride in the town of Long Creek, and I pedaled over a series of rolling prairie hills that gradually climbed out of the Middle Fork drainage and crested near the settlement of Hamilton.
Watching the Ride Along films (this is the second installment in the buddy cop franchise) is an exercise in succumbing to Kevin Hart's unique, manic charms.