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They took cover inside a print works to the north east of Paris, where they held a member of staff as a hostage.
In a 2009 interview, Church apostle Dallin H. Oaks held that the Church “does not have a position” on that point.Your Husband Is Definitely Gay: TLC’s Painful Portrait of Mormonism|Samantha Allen|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
When companies do bad things they ought to be held accountable for them.
If Uber did actually mislead its customers, it should certainly be held responsible.
It was not only the advice that I gave parents about their kids, it was the standard I held for my own.Yes, Your Toddler Can Watch TV: The New Rules for Screen Time|Russell Saunders|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She lifted the dress, and the beautiful pearl ornaments, and held them up to the light.The Fatal Glove|Clara Augusta Jones Trask
Fenton led the way into the smoking-room, selected a couple of chairs in the further corner, then held out his cigar case.People of Position|Stanley Portal Hyatt
Bryce clipped a cigar and held a lighted match while his father "smoked up."The Valley of the Giants|Peter B. Kyne
As Faith beheld it she uttered a cry of joy and held out both hands toward him impulsively.For Gold or Soul?|Lurana W. Sheldon
Nor did those who held the muskets help in the matter, for they too were taken with a panic.Roger the Bold|F. S. Brereton