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someone or something that is positive, encouraging, uplifting, desirable, or the like.
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is that eliminating the ick is as easy as switching to greener products.
for patio and balcony gardeners and homeowners with tiny gardens.
The flip side to this
is that there were a lot of shade trees in those lawns.
As cold waters to a thirsty soul, so is
from a far country.
Tell him there's a post come from my master, with his horn full of
There is a kind of gaiety in the thing, as if he were bursting with some
The largest study of a tiger population has yielded a rare bit of
for the highly endangered cats.
is that a new, improved visitor's center is nearing completion.
, though, is that the problem seems to go away when people stop taking the drugs.
was that our gracious host had shoved a case of vodka under the pilot's seat.
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Go into all the world and proclaim the good news to the whole creation.
They call back to us from the gauzy edge of paradise, good news, good news.
Good news about someone never gets past the door, but bad news will travel a thousand leagues away.
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good golly miss molly
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good head on one's shoulders, have a
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good many, a
good neighbor policy
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good old boy
good samaritan law
good to go