Candy


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Candy

An obsolete South Asian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 227 kilograms.
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Polly thought it was n't fair; but Maud clamored for her candy, and finding she could do nothing to appease Fan, Polly devoted her mind to her cookery till the nuts were safely in, and a nice panful set in the yard to cool.
"He can't possibly get out anywhere, and as soon we 've cut up the candy, we 'll unbolt the door and run.
When they came down with the dish in which to set forth their treat, and opened the back-door to find it, imagine their dismay on discovering that it was gone, pan, candy, and all, utterly and mysteriously gone!
A general lament arose, when a careful rummage left no hopes; for the fates had evidently decreed at candy was not to prosper on this unpropitious night.
Half-way up the second flight, they all stopped as suddenly as if they had seen a ghost; for looking over the banisters was Tom's face, crocky but triumphant, and in either hand a junk of candy, which he waved above them as he vanished, with the tantalizing remark, "Don't you wish you had some?"
He must have poked up the cover, climbed into the street, stole the candy, and sneaked in at the shed-window while we were looking for it."
The girls went to bed tired out; and Maud slumbered placidly, hugging the sticky bundle, found where molasses candy is not often discovered.
"I thought he 'd get enough of our candy," laughed Polly; and then they fell asleep, leaving Tom to the delights of toothache and the tender mercies of kind old grandma.
Candy, the doctor, who had mysteriously disappeared from the drawing-room, and had then mysteriously returned, and entered into conversation with Mr.
Strong in-aisle merchandising can go a long way to boost sales of store brand candy and chocolate, but to really encourage impulse buys, retailers need to merchandise the products outside of the candy aisle as well.
At the time, Nick Candy, chief executive of Candy & Candy, told the UK's Daily Telegraph newspaper that an announcement was planned for the Mipim property conference in Cannes the following month, and that the company was already in discussions with potential partners in New York, San Francisco and Shanghai.
A trademark dispute, which was recently decided at the Trademark Trial and Appeals Board: Hard Candy Cases, LLC v.