At first glance, stripping naked at my ex-girlfriend's place of work might not seem like the brightest way to win her back. But trust me on this count - she always liked me best without any clothes on. And sometimes you've got to play to your strengths when you're fighting an uphill battle. As a lawyer, I know how to fight, and I'm prepared to fight hard for her. I might have let her slip through my fingers the last time, but no way will that happen twice.
I shouldn't have remembered him. He was just a guy who walked through a restaurant. I didn't know his name. We never made eye contact. There was no connection between us at all. But I could feel him. The tingle down my spine. The command in his presence. The snap of tension in the air around him. That was the first time I saw him, and I was captivated.
From the moment Donald Trump announced his candidacy for the White House until very late on election night, media and pollsters kept insisting Trump wouldn't - couldn't - be president. But for Larry Schweikart - one of a ragtag group of amateur politicos called the "Deplorables", who had been publishing shockingly accurate polls and predictions, and Joel Pollak, a senior editor at Breitbart News following Trump on the campaign trail - Trump's 2016 win was a near certainty.
What defended the US after the attack on Pearl Harbor, defeated the Soviet Union in the Cold War, and is an essential tool in the fight against terror? Aircraft carriers. For 70 years, these ships remained a little-understood cornerstone of American power. In his latest book, On Wave and Wing, Barrett Tillman sheds light on the history of these floating leviathans and offers a nuanced analysis of the largest man-made vessel in the history of the world.
Among the many "how-to" playwriting books that have appeared over the years, there have been few that attempt to analyze the mysteries of play construction. Lajos Egri's classic, The Art of Dramatic Writing, does just that, with instruction that can be applied equally well to a short story, novel, or screenplay. Examining a play from the inside out, Egri starts with the heart of any drama: its characters. All good dramatic writing hinges on people and their relationships.
Mr. Alistair Price, heir to the elderly Viscount Melton, arrived in London with his eight younger siblings in tow. He is charged with keeping his family name above reproach until the season starts and his sister, Miss Adeline Price, is presented to society - though that proves far more difficult than Alistair ever expected when he discovers his rebellious sister climbing down the side of their townhouse and scurrying off to Whitechapel for an archery tournament.
The skills, knowledge, and attributes that you need to be successful as the leader of an information technology team are often considerably different from the skills, knowledge, and attributes needed to excel in traditional business leadership roles. In most companies, IT is a critical catalyst for empowering the rest of the functional groups in the business to be successful.
This story is a gem representing the delightful stories from the Indian subcontinent which capture the simple essence of everyday life in rural and urban India. The simple pleasures of life indicate a time gone by before the advent of cellphones and Facebook, a time which almost stood still, a time where children could revel in the rain, make paper boats and race them down a drain, play marbles, and generally pass time.
We are currently living in a world where spiritual darkness seems to be making a greater appearance. Many Bible commenters tell us that we are living in the final generation before Christ returns to collect his church. Hear what Matthew Robert Payne believes he has seen for the future of our world. Take a look at some of the events that he thinks will play out before Jesus Christ returns.
The challenge of facing a conflict with a friend can be confusing for a child. Ernie the Elephant and Martin Learn to Share teaches the value of sharing one's hurt feelings openly and honestly. This story shows that friends need to share their feelings and their toys. Ernie the Elephant and Martin Learn to Share presents a bright and colorful approach to this difficult lesson. Sometimes we have to learn the hard way, like Martin did, that maybe we are not so nice, but that doesn't mean we have to stay that way.
Learning to write in a coding language can be exciting. This book will allow you to get started writing your own programs, whether you are learning for your own personal benefit, or to begin and advance a career in programming. One of the best languages to begin with is Python. Python is one of the easiest coding languages to learn and understand. It has the power to create complex programs, and the versatility to work when integrated with other coding languages.
There are many ways that you can make passive income, but some of the ways that you can do it have been sitting right in front of you. Advanced passive income business models range from affiliate marketing to creating mobile apps. Listening to this book will give you an idea of what you can do, how much money you will need to spend to get started and even how much money you will be able to make in the long run.
Follow Nando on his journey to become the Healthy Hero. Share his out of this world adventure where he realizes how much fun cooking can be.
Prepared to frightened and spooked by these genuinely scariest places on Earth! The world around us is a scary place. With danger lurking around so many corners, the threats we can explain are often easily quantified and dismissed. Rather, it is the unexplainable, the paranormal, and the strange which present the biggest threats to our psychological well-being. All across the planet, certain places and buildings have come to represent these abnormal and unexplainable phenomena.
Gluten-free lifestyle made easy, exciting, and fun! Discover how much variety you can enjoy on a gluten-free diet so that you never feel deprived again. Your guide to eating healthy and gluten-free while keeping your taste buds satisfied!
Are you ready to get toned up, looking lean and feeling healthy without crazy fad diets, boring workouts and wasting time? Wouldn't it be perfect to have a simple exercise routine to get your legs, butt and core looking sexy as hell? Then, The Best 30-Day Lower Body Workouts has your answer. This collection gives you what you need now so you can stop endlessly looking around for answers about getting a firm midsection, great butt, and toned body!
Robert, Shelly, and Cal barely made it out of the Seventh Ward with their lives, let alone their sanity. But now, flush with cash, they have settled into a comfortable routine. Underlying it all, however, are nagging questions that continue to bother all three, questions that can't be ignored once Robert starts experiencing dreams - dreams of a prison isolated on an island with ties to Leland Black. Before long, he comes to the uncomfortable conclusion that their encounters with ghosts are only the beginning.
Thaniel Trace, a mummy, has lived in our world with his human wife, stepson, and zombie child for years. After hearing some unnerving news, he moves his family to his world. A world where creatures and entities, who haunt our nightmares, reside. The Trace family arrive at Nightmare Lane where they meet interesting neighbors like Frank Stein, Alucard Vamp, and G. Reaper.
Gabe Maxfield has sacrificed a lot for the family business, but the latest fire he's asked to put out may be too hot for him to handle. Middle brother Gabe Maxfield has always been the dutiful son, working hard for his father's construction business. He has no time for a personal life, and with Duncan Enterprises in trouble, he's under more pressure than ever. An environmental group is targeting them and it's up to Gabe to intervene.
This is a summary and analysis of It Can't Happen Here and not the original book. With news of the dictatorship Adolph Hitler is building in Germany and the fascist regime taking root in Italy, Lewis Sinclair attacks the basic American precept that something of that magnitude cannot happen here.