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Postponing the inevitable.
Postponing isn’t possible anymore.
Postponing worrying is something different.
In fact, it was only postponing the difficulty one stage.
Postponing worrying means that it is alright for an initial.
Donovan at one point mumbled something about postponing the trip.
Of course, knowing all these things that lead to postponing tasks.

Maybe it was a way of postponing the realisation that she was gone.
Yours is he? the trooper said, postponing his intended grapple.
Philippa was in fact postponing Gerry’s departure by almost a year.
Wright was in favor of postponing, and decidedly opposed to the bill.
Can you see the difference between suppressing thoughts and postponing.
How many of us are there? There is no question of postponing this task until tomorrow.
It slid shut between us, ending the conversation—or at least postponing it temporarily.
I suppose I felt I’ve spent my whole damned life postponing it; why not just have it out.
Israel would reject and share the blame with Rome in killing their Messiah, thereby postponing.
But the fact emerged that Admiral Moon had made a serious error in postponing the exercise for an hour.
He was postponing the case against the Skoptzy, although the absence witness was an entirely unnecessary one.
The previous question there, if decided in the negative, suppresses debate, by postponing the main question.
I started making plans to go there to find out what was wrong but kept postponing them because of my weak physical state.
Widgery declared war to be inevitable, and it ought not to be delayed; on this account he was against postponing the bill until to-morrow.
They also were selling by making deals, some of the trades benefiting them personally, misusing petty cash and postponing maintenance and repair.
With the aid of money loaned to him by a gambler friend, he succeeds the next day, by means of large purchases of Textile Trust, in postponing the catastrophe.
Instead of postponing the subject from day to day, he only wished it to come before the House that gentlemen might understand one other, and put an end to the doubts that now existed.
She was debating within herself on the eligibility of beginning her story directly, or postponing it till Marianne were in stronger health; and they crept on for a few minutes in silence.
She was debating within herself on the eligibility of beginning her story directly, or postponing it till Marianne were in stronger health;-- and they crept on for a few minutes in silence.
She lagged behind, her way of postponing what was next on her agenda, and–in a more subliminal way–to continue to soak in the overpowering feeling of love which she’d just experienced.
If it could be made manifest to him that any particular favorable consequence would be produced by postponing the session beyond the fourth Monday in May, he might be induced to accede to it.
The doctors kept postponing DeShawn’s procedure because they thought he’d have a better chance of survival once they stabilized his breathing problems and got him out of his semi-comatose state.
Faced with the prospect of paying (marginally) higher taxes, taxpayers may (otherwise) decide to manage their finances accordingly by (either) spending less or postponing spending on all non-essential items.
Well, not per se, but if you mean whether or not I believe in an afterlife, you could say I’m becoming one pretty fast, with the express intention of postponing first-hand knowledge of it as much as possible.
So serious, sire, that when the circumstance surprised me in the midst of a family festival, on the very day of my betrothal, I left my bride and friends, postponing everything, that I might hasten to lay at your majesty's feet the fears which impressed me, and the assurance of my devotion.
He experienced one ecstatic and infernal moment; he allowed his man to go on ahead, knowing that he had him safe, but desirous of postponing the moment of arrest as long as possible, happy at the thought that he was taken and yet at seeing him free, gloating over him with his gaze, with that voluptuousness of the spider which allows the fly to flutter, and of the cat which lets the mouse run.
This spokesman for Judas went on to explain that Judas recognized it would be best for the peace of Israel if Jesus should be taken into custody, and that, as evidence of his sorrow in having participated in such a movement of error and as proof of his sincerity in now returning to the teachings of Moses, he had come to offer himself to the Sanhedrin as one who could so arrange with the captain holding the orders for Jesus' arrest that he could be taken into custody quietly, thus avoiding any danger of stirring up the multitudes or the necessity of postponing his arrest until after the Passover.
It could not be postponed any longer.
Princess Mary postponed her departure.
So the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Perhaps her torture would be postponed.
The announcement has been postponed.
FORESEE, caused the kingdom to be postponed.
Prayer was postponed because of me?
Rowan moved that it be postponed indefinitely.
Dana and Landa's court date have to be postponed.
The session was postponed until the Feast of Stephen.
We postponed the decree of ruin until the last moment.
You will be able to take the step that he has postponed.
Believe it not, the event was held rather than postponed.
Couldn’t you have postponed the mission? It was my.
Goldsborough that the said bill be postponed indefinitely.
In a deal with the White House this tax was postponed till.
Actually, it was postponed until today, Dianne replied.
He had before offered me money, which I had postponed taking.
Jackson moved that the whole subject be postponed indefinitely.
Lewis, that the said bills and amendments be postponed indefinitely.
Sheffey, that the said bill and amendments be postponed indefinitely.
School was postponed for all children until they reached the age of 15.
The question of the measure of truth in such a belief may be postponed.
Your judgement was postponed until the morning; but that is now at hand.
Spiritual pride effectively postponed full reunion for roughly 50 years.
At the end of the week he postponed the Phoenix trip because of his health.
It was a fight that could not win but it had, at least, postponed the inevitable.
Perhaps, but if entropy can be slowed, it can be postponed for a long long time.
The workout shorts and sport bra indicated that he had postponed her trip to the gym.
There was nothing on my desk that day that could not be postponed or handled by Lester.
She was salivating to put him away—and annoyed that her euphoria was being postponed.
And apologies, once postponed, became harder and harder to make, and finally impossible.
It feels as if the loss has been postponed with an improved chance to come out a winner.
Both projects were postponed by legal difficulties that Declan says have now been cleared.
Apparently, their companies had postponed the business trip that they should have been on.
Randolph, that the said bill and amendments be postponed until the first Monday in July next.
Did they call it off? Was it postponed until more candidates might arrive? He proposed.
The first thing that she did was to set a definite date for the postponed telepathic operation.
Locking the bulkhead causes a vacuum, which slows the leak in the hull and postpones the ship from sinking.
War is bad, but appeasement to secure peace is very bad and more mischievous and harmful when it postpones a worse war.
But man postpones or remembers; he does not live in the present, but with reverted eye laments the past, or, heedless of the riches that surround him, stands on tiptoe to foresee the future.
Traders often roll down and out (farther OTM and a more distant expiration date) with the belief that they can find a way to protect assets by making almost any trade that postpones expiration, as long as it does not cost cash.

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He had to postpone our visit to.
You shouldn’t postpone it anymore.
Exhausted as I was, I couldn't postpone any.
Cassius wanted to postpone this moment forever.
All I could ever do was postpone the inevitable.
She knew her mother would postpone the wedding.
I propose we postpone the election, she said.
I may have to postpone with her this week, I said.
Eisenhower decided to postpone the invasion for one day.
No nation can advance its time, nor can they postpone it.
I just about managed to postpone the date for another time.
She took a deep breath and knew that she could not postpone.
I guess I should postpone the appeal process, she said.
He therefore moved to postpone the whole subject indefinitely.
The motion to postpone to Monday shared the same fate, ayes 33.
Mayank had to postpone his proposed encounter with her earlier.
Moonlighting to postpone its original plans of floating by the.
I could not postpone it any longer for fear of the consequences.
Postpone the war, and we will submit to the embargo till November.
I will only postpone its arrival by paying attention to passing.
Amaranta’s death, however, obliged her to postpone the decision.
As a teenager: The ability to postpone the advantages of cash in.
Brian held up his hand, indicating that she postpone her celebration.
Root moved to postpone the further consideration of it till Friday next.
Williams moved to postpone the consideration of the subject indefinitely.
They will not postpone the meeting to tomorrow if it is at all avoidable.
I tried to pull in my legs, if only to postpone the inevitable savage bite.
I’m so sorry, Lorna; we’ll have to postpone our trip for a day or two.
But he had sense to postpone complaining: there might be compensation within.
He’d have to postpone patching up the domestic spat until after he returned.
Unions’ objective was to postpone or eliminate the proposed tax on Cadillac.
Randolph moved to postpone the further consideration of the bill till to-morrow.
She knew the timing was not the best and even suggested they postpone their trip.
After much hesitation, the chairman accepted only to postpone his decision for a.
It wouldn’t stop the row but at least it would postpone it till tomorrow night.
Harry decided once again to postpone thinking about it, and walked into the liv-.
Livermore moved to postpone the further consideration of the subject indefinitely.
Local churches, for example, may confirm, postpone, or end the missionaries’ callings.
Say, You are promised a Day, which you cannot postpone by one hour, nor bring forward.
Jesus knew He would be rejected by Israel and would have to postpone for two millennia.

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