sic transit gloria mundi
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Leapolitan responded by saying, “hopefully youll [sic] bite into a poison apple.”
“The institution of marraige [sic] is under attack in our society and it needs to be strengthened,” Bush wrote.
What stuck in my mind were the two supporting actors, Gloria Grahame and Lee Marvin.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
They mention that a former cia agent and someone who used to work for Hilary [sic] Clinton looked at the script.Exclusive: Sony Emails Say Studio Exec Picked Kim Jong-Un as the Villain of ‘The Interview’|William Boot|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Listen up, commuters—your public transit rides are about to get a lot less gross!
When the reserve transfers are completed checks in transit can no longer count as reserves.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
Am I to check the number of rounds in the limbers; on the beaches and in transit during a battle?
Since then the whole of the trade of transit by rail has been conducted by the companies owning the lines.
Title—And next folowyng begynnith an amerowse compleynte made at wyndesore in the laste May tofore Novembre (sic).Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
Two and a half months, plus half a month for delay, plus another month for sea transit, makes four months!
British Dictionary definitions for sic transit gloria mundi
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Latin for “Thus passes away the glory of the world”; worldly things do not last.
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Nothing on earth is permanent, as in His first three novels were bestsellers and now he can't even find an agent—sic transit gloria mundi. This expression, Latin for “Thus passes the glory of the world,” has been used in English since about 1600, and is familiar enough so that it is sometimes abbreviated to sic transit.