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The languor of the latesummer carried over into this week, as the stock market meandered aimlessly (is there any way to meander aimfully?).
As the century draws to a close, "hottestsummer" records are being broken left and right, making it harder and harder to pooh-pooh evidence that greenhouse gasses are warming the planet.
(It's amazing what a little watering will do for the flowers in a drysummer like this one.)
Over the warmsummer months the picking is finalised and the trees are sprayed with liquid fertilisers and veggie bug control agents.
It was a busysummer for the Logic Squad.
The averagesummer temperature is 20 degrees Celsius.
The papers also agree on the main background factors: The army had been upset that this pastsummer Sharif, bowing to U.S. pressure, had called for the withdrawal of Pakistani-supported guerrillas from Kashmir, where they had been in a shooting war with Indian forces.
Follow it a short way to Copley Square, a popularsummer focal point for concerts, and a place where kids splash in the fountain.
A bustling underground network of concourses and escalators links the major buildings of the financial district to create a whole other neighborhood of shopping malls, cinemas, and restaurants, providing warm shelter in the winter and air-conditioned relief in the humidsummer.
Wednesday 2nd Recent South Island arrival Arusha needed to go for the all over haircut to cope with our NorthernSummer heat.
While both the Great Basin and the Colorado Plateau share weathers with cool wet winters and relatively dry summers, they differ in that the Colorado Plateau has wettersummers and drier winters than the Great Basin [ 29 ] .
Under normalsummer conditions a substantial watering or at least 2.5cm (one inch) of rain once a week will usually sustain a lawn over the drier summer months.
The expansion of air travel began the age of mass tourism, and Greece along with the Aegean Islands became exciting destinations for northern Europeans escaping their damp, coolsummers.
During the winter, when it's cold and dark, couples don't want to go out much but are quite willing to stay home and look after other people's children--thereby accumulating points they can use on balmysummer evenings.
EndlessSummer (Note: "Plot Holes" is an occasional series assessing the narrative logic of movies.)
18 EGGS students and 2 teachers arrived in Madrid during our recent school holidays to find Europe basking in an Indiansummer.
Then he realised where he was—in the bedroom he had occupied the previoussummer when he stayed with Aunt Angela and Uncle Paul while his stepfather was abroad.
Lycabettus Theater on Mount Lycabettus also holds regularsummer performances but is less likely to be internationally oriented.
Under normal summer conditions a substantial watering or at least 2.5cm (one inch) of rain once a week will usually sustain a lawn over the driersummer months.
We first meet the Reyes family when they are racing down the freeways, crammed into their old cars on their way to Mexico City for their annualsummer holiday.
On finesummer mornings breakfast is served on the east facing breakfast deck overlooking the lovely gradens and tennis court to the mountains beyond.
Opinion, Columns & Articles This has been a wonderfulsummer, and the swifts and swallows nesting under the eaves of this old house have raised two broods of young.
Waikiki’s “Pink Palace,” built by the Matson steamship line, has been a landmark since it opened in 1927 on the site of a royalsummer palace on the beach.
The Laurentians The densely forested, rolling mountain range that the Québécois call les Laurentides constitutes a favoritesummer and winter playground for the people of Montréal.
On a sunnysummer’s day parking lots at the latter fill up fast; at many beaches visitors need a parking permit, which can be obtained from the town hall.
Mangakino, nestled on the shores of Lake Maraetai, is the perfect place to enjoy a quiet and relaxing holiday, great for that winter hideaway or a peacefulsummer retreat, so come and recharge your batteries.
There’s a Tourist Information Centre in the main car park (opensummer only).
An un-oaked Chardonnay - displaying fresh and crisp stone fruit characters and offers delicioussummer drinking.
Felicia Golden Sapphire is one of the prettiest daisies, the flowers that shade of blue which is like the sky on a perfectsummer's day.
What to bring Nelson and its surrounding coastline are renowned for warm, mildsummer temperatures.
In addition to your lightsummer wear, be sure to bring a sweater for the occasional chilly evenings.
Pleasant, informal dairy restaurant in an old building with a lovely largesummer patio.
The Atlantic climate produces changeable but pleasantsummer weather.
The US$ was damaged by the Beige Book report which noted slackness in the labour market despite the economy expanding over the northern hemispheresummer.
The followingsummer another of his customers, who owns one of France's great first-growth vineyards, invited him to Bordeaux, and it was there that Mitchell decided on the career in fine food that would eventually lead him to re-establish Browne Trading, the family business that, for generations, had been selling caviar, fish, and other seafood from the mouth of the Kennebec.
The 98/99 summerwashot and dry in Nelson allowing our lightly cropping Sauvignon Blanc to develop warm ripe flavours.
Convenors of Project Crimson's nationwide photo competition held over the summerwereastounded with the high level of interest shown by people throughout the country.
Summerisbeautiful with long warm days, with daylight lasting until 9:00 pm.
No in-your-face politics, perhaps, but children and their rights remain sacred in the public eye--even Republican conservatives didn't dare oppose the Kennedy-Hatch plan of health care for kids paid for by cigarette taxes, part of this summer'sbipartisan budget bill.
Its usually referred to people used to a hotter climate coming over here and thinking that our summersarecold, when we are all out sunbathing.." - Kevin Pedersen Aug 2000.
The bill Clinton signed this summerisdeficient principally because it would cut poor people off even if they couldn't find jobs.
The roads in summerweredusty and we got thirsty going home in the afternoon and Mum didn't believe in taking one's time.
Summerisfantastic in the Wanaka region!
Summer Canadian summersareglorious and are probably the best time for new immigrants to arrive.
But then, it is only the odd hardy local wearing shorts - startling among the majority wearing knitted caps and windbreakers - which indicates summerisimminent.
At last summer'sinternational AIDS conference, researchers described a patient who had been treated for 78 weeks with a combination of drugs, and in whom they could detect no virus.
The Journal also sends along word that Mississippi Attorney General Michael Moore, an architect of last summer'soriginal tobacco deal, says he understands the industry position and calls on President Clinton and Congress to convene new negotiations.
A son who gathers in summerisprudent, but a son who sleeps in harvest brings shame".
The pendulous red and purple flowers of the Fuchsia excorticata produced from early spring to early summerarerich in nectar and attract other native birds as well as the tui.
The summersareshort here on the edge of Inner Mongolia, and winters are glacial.
The NYT reports that immediately after last summer'sterrorist bombing of two American embassies in Africa, the government of Sudan detained two suspects, only to angrily release them after the U.S. conducted a cruise missile strike against an alleged chemical weapons facility in Sudan.
Summerisagapanthus time around Piha and the ubiquitous blue and white flower heads demonstrate dramatically the hold this pest has taken on the Piha landscape.
Mellow, a National Book Award winner, died before completing this long biography of the photographer and writer--making it this summer'sthird example (after Ernest Hemingway's True at First Light and Ralph Ellison's Juneteenth ) of an unfinished work by a deceased author published before proper completion.
Here's my new favorite quote: Buffalo quarterback Doug Flutie is watching last summer'swildlypopular Women's World Cup soccer tournament with his 10-year-old daughter Alexa.