Insidious Intent

As the investigation unfolds, DCI Carol Jordan and psychological profiler Tony Hill quickly realise that this is more than just a tragic accident.

Author: Val McDermid

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1408709341

Category: Fiction

Page: 432

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Author: Lara Jones

Publisher: Siren-BookStrand

ISBN: 1646372980

Category: Fiction

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[Siren Menage Amour: Erotic Romance, Contemporary, Romantic Suspense, Small Town, Light BDSM, Double Penetration, MFM, HEA] Myla Samson ran from someone that was terrorizing her and fell into Kole and Derek's arms. After so long, she finally felt safe again. It didn’t last long before she ended up back in the hands of something worse than death, and she found out the threat against her was much larger than they all knew. After she’s rescued, she has to come to grips with the damage that’s been done to her both physically and emotionally. But she found it paled in comparison to losing the two men she loved more than her life. Kole and Derek had not done the one thing they said they would. Protect Myla. After she’s found, they come to grips with the fact she deserved someone better than them. After the dust settles, they realize how much damage they’d done to all their lives and try to find ways to bring her back to them. But can they gain her trust again or lose her for good?

Morals on the Book of Job

fortified with the whole sum of virtue , lest at any time enemies with insidious
intent penetrate into it by the opening Prov . iv . of heedless thought . Hence
Solomon says , Keep thy heart with all diligence , for out of it are the issues of life
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Author: Pope Gregory I

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Review of the Scientific and Cultural Conference for World Peace

... serious consideration to the insidious intent behind his carefully chosen words
. " The writer , he declared , “ cannot safely surrender his conscience tc Truman . "
He did not comment on those like Fadayev and Shostako vich who had openly ...

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities

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Category: Communism

Page: 61

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Hearings Before the Committee on Un American Activities House of Representatives Eighty first Congress First Session March 31 and April 1 1949

... figures as Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry D. Thoreau . It would be well to
give serious consideration to the insidious intent behind his carefully chosen
words . “ The writer , " he declared , " cannot safely surrender his conscience
Truman .

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Lent Readings from the Fathers

The entrance to the mind must be fortified with the whole sum of virtue , lest at
any time enemies with insidious intent penetrate into it by the opening of
heedless thought . Hence Solomon says , “ Keep thy heart with all diligence , for
out of it are ...

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The Andaman Islands

At other times they appear quiet and docile , with the most insidious intent . They
will affect to enter into a friendly conference , when , after receiving with a show of
humility whatever articles may be presented to them , they set up a shout and ...

Author: India. Home Department

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Category: Andaman Islands (India)

Page: 131

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For him the evening « spread out against the sky / Like a patient etherized upon a
table » and the « streets that follow like a tedious argument / Of insidious intent »
are , in effect , his feelings etherized and his thought tedious and insidious .

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Daily Report

... to confine the refugees . However , no matter what this clique may say , it
cannot conceal its insidious intent to deport hundreds of thousands of people
from the mainland , conrining them to offshore islands , allienating them from their
rice ...

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University of Toronto Quarterly

What is this " insidious intent , " an intent never stated but firmly guiding the poet
as he picks out the details that compose his intense and persuasive present ?
The specific meaning or point of the poem , a meaning that does not force the
poet ...

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Intrecci E Contaminazioni

The characterisation of the " streets ” in “ Streets that follow like a tedious
argument / Of insidious intent " offers a false start in " follow ” , a verb which turns
out not to be spatial , since “ like a tedious argument / Of insidious intent "
displays a ...

Author: Associazione italiana di anglistica. Congresso

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Category: Commonwealth literature (English)

Page: 519

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The Orphic Voice

These rhymes are also used for dramatic effect in the shorter lines ( " . . .
muttering retreats " / " . . . insidious intent " ) , where both the adjective and the
following noun are highlighted in these almost jeering remarks . At the end of the
stanza , a ...

Author: Åke Strandberg

Publisher: Uppsala, Sweden : Uppsala University Library

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Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 188

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This study situates the work of T.S. Eliot in the context of what some critics have called an "Orphic tradition" in Western Literature. This can be described as a mythopoetic heritage emanating from the Orphic mystery cults of ancient Greece, and from texts by early thinkers such as Plato and Heraclitus. The initial idea behind this historical perspective is to identify certain common denominators in Eliot and a few other poets associated with this literary tradition, particularly the French symbolists and Stephane mallarme

Canadian American Slavic Studies

Insidious Intent : An Interpretation of Fedor Sologub ' s " The Petty Demon " .
Columbus , Ohio : Slavica , 1986 , 144 pp . $ 11 . 95 ( paper ) . Bernhard Lauer .
Das lyrische Frühwerk von Fedor Sologub : Weltgefühl , Motivik , Sprache und ...

Author: Charles Schlacks

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Category: Europe, Eastern

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The Poetry of T S Eliot

The blend of realism and fantasy is perfect in the following : Streets that follow
like a tedious argument Of insidious intent To lead you to an overwhelming
question ...... Let us go and make our visit . In the metaphor of ' streets ' likened to
 ...

Author: Akhileshwar Jha

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The New Mexico Quarterly Review

... half - deserted streets , The muttering retreats Of restless nights in one - night
cheap hotels And sawdust restaurants with oyster - shells : Streets that follow like
a tedious argument Of insidious intent To lead you to an overwhelming question .

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New Mexico Quarterly

... half - deserted streets , The muttering retreats Of restless nights in one - night
cheap hotels And sawdust restaurants with oyster - shells : Streets that follow like
a tedious argument Of insidious intent To lead you to an overwhelming question .

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Estudos Anglo americanos

... half - deserted streets , The muttering retreats of restless nights in one - night
hotels And saw dust restaurants with oyster - shells : Streets that follow like a
tedious argument of insidious intent To lead you to an overwhelming question .

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