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Cursed by the Lord to eternal ignominy, Gandarva Pushpa Danta lost all his divine powers.

Braithwaite was overcome in the final throes of his creation and in his unconscious state was spirited away by Blake (who had secretly been holding his breath throughout), to Blake's lasting ignominy.

favor of the expansion of the existing tram network in 1982. This brought the first chapter of the idea to build a subway system in Belgrade to an ignominious end.

Other, more considerate members of the squadron suffer ignominious or horrible fates while he-merely oblivious and inconsiderate for most of the novel-faces no negative consequences even when his self-absorption drives him to murder.

Britain's Prime Minister Winston Churchill called the ignominious fall of Singapore to the Japanese the "worst disaster" and "largest capitulation" in British history.

He is a vital cog in Bourne's plan to steal the Dos de Mayo, but, just as success is at hand, suddenly panics at a crucial moment, thereby derailing the robbery and leading to his own ignominious end.

This single-tiered approach persisted through 1968, even with the expansions of 1961-1962 that made it necessary for two teams each year to finish their seasons in ignominious double-digits, as it were, in tenth place.

A dynastic revolution led to Khosrow's execution in 628 - an end, as poets sang, that was the more ignominious for the glory lost.

"An ignominious end" The learned judge seemed deeply affected while putting on the black cap to pass sentence.

Though their demise may have been ignominious and possibly premature, it was probably a contented one.

Christians were ashamed to admit of Christ's ignominious history and death as a rebel against Caesar.

Cinema's 100 years seem to have the shape of a life cycle: an inevitable birth, the steady accumulation of glories and the onset in the last decade of an ignominious, irreversible decline.

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