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However Tsen was an overseas Chinese businessman pre-occupied with his work and lacked the time to glean over the material, hence he redirected it to a Sandakan friend named Siak-lin Lee.

British Army personnel also carried out secret intelligence gathering trips to glean information on the
Floyd Gottfredson first gave her full name as Minerva Mouse.

Without a sighted companion, Cherry managed to overcome his extreme myopia by navigating using the faint gleam of the sun.

Those who approach see its gleam from afar off because the shrine, which is located on a plain, is encircled by mountains so situated as to give the effect of a theatre.

He mentions his arm, sliced by Pettigrew, and there is 'a gleam of triumph' in Dumbledore's eye.

In a shout-out to fans, Téa makes her return entrance by stating, "I'm baaack!" with "a gleam in her eye" while interrupting Antonio and Carlotta Vega 's bilingual bickering before visiting Todd.

During this process, Samri's eyes gleam blood red.

This is Ilocos Sur whose people are never weary of staring into the shadows of its past, ever watchful for a gleam of hope for better days.

A travel-stained cloak of heavy dark-green cloth was drawn close about him, and in spite of the heat of the room he wore a hood that overshadowed his face; but the gleam of his eyes could be seen as he watched the hobbits.

Both of us stand ready to help at every stage in the genesis of an article, from the gleam in the eye to the final proofs.

In the pubic thatch, a gleam of inkling come.

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