He was in perfect condition, without an ounce of superfluous flesh, and the one hundred and fifty pounds that he weighed were so many pounds of grit
All honor to him, I agree; a fellow with that much grit
deserves his liberty.
, her ability to turn off work that was such an amazement to others, were her mother's.
I've the grit
to work alone, quite alone, absolutely alone.
They did a full grit
of all the priority routes across the region, with temperatures dropping to freezing, and the first snow forecast.
The council is to grit
more than 323 miles of priority road overnight during freezing weather - equivalent to gritting the distance between Gateshead to Southampton every night.
Northumberland Council has <Bbrought in thousands of tonnes of grit
ahead of winter weather
Swansea Council has written to community councils and voluntary groups in a bid to recruit "community-minded individuals" who would help co-ordinate the provision of extra grit
supplies when it snows.
+ Gold is setting a benchmark for style and service.
The cash-strapped council's deputy leader, Coun Ian Ward, said current grit
bin levels were "unsustainable" and the public's expectation of what the authority could provide needed to be "adjusted".
It is impossible for us to grit
every road but we have kept the major highways operating while we have had very harsh winters in the last couple of years and we have prepared on the basis that we may have more very severe weather.
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