BANGS


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BANGSBeauty Age Numbers Goodness Size (French grammar mnemonic)
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Bangs came, said Beth had symptoms of the fever, but he thought she would have it lightly, though he looked sober over the Hummel story.
"I'll come down there and bang 'm head b'long you," Sheldon replied, leaning toward the railing as if about to leap over.
"If your father had only lived!" Clatter, clatter, clatter, clatter, bang! It was a fixed belief with Madame Lebrun that the conduct of the universe and all things pertaining thereto would have been manifestly of a more intelligent and higher order had not Monsieur Lebrun been removed to other spheres during the early years of their married life.
One long, lanky man, with long hair and a big white fur stovepipe hat on the back of his head, and a crooked-handled cane, marked out the places on the ground where Boggs stood and where Sherburn stood, and the people following him around from one place to t'other and watching everything he done, and bob- bing their heads to show they understood, and stoop- ing a little and resting their hands on their thighs to watch him mark the places on the ground with his cane; and then he stood up straight and stiff where Sherburn had stood, frowning and having his hat-brim down over his eyes, and sung out, "Boggs!" and then fetched his cane down slow to a level, and says "Bang!" staggered backwards, says "Bang!" again, and fell down flat on his back.
When the minute hand had recorded the lapse of five minutes more a door banged in the bedroom regions -a clear young voice was heard singing blithely -- light, rapid footsteps pattered on the upper stairs, descended with a jump to the landing, and pattered again, faster than ever, down the lower flight.
I could but stand outside, and take a last look at the two sweet children, ere they disappeared within, and the golden gate closed with a bang.
And with such a bang! "It never will shut like any other cupboard-door," Arthur explained.
Bang Yong-hoon, younger brother of the president of South Korea's highest-circulating newspaper Chosun Ilbo, was questioned by prosecutors investigating a high-profile "casting couch" scandal involving late actress Jang Ja-yeon.
All I can hear is bang, bang, bang, bang, very boring, in the pouring rain.
Before I left on a two-month vacation for the US in the early '90s, my mom thought it would be nice to send me off with bangs. I returned two months later, double my weight, with a pudgy face and bangs.