Before The Rains

Author: Dinah Jefferies
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241978823
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A romantic, heart-wrenching tale of love against the odds from the Number One Sunday Times bestselling author 1930, Rajputana, India.

Leaving Before The Rains Come

Author: Alexandra Fuller
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473521033
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A puff of smoke enveloped our heads. Dad cleared his throat. “Yes, well, I
suppose I always thought there would be time for one more farm. I thought I'd
have time to go back to cattle. A small ranch somewhere near Choma, you know?
" He shook his head. “And then one day I realized this is it. We're not going
anywhere. This is the last farm. You always think there will be more time and then
suddenly there isn't. You know how it is. You have to leave before the rains come,
or it's too late.

The Winds That Blow Before The Rains

Author: Michael Anthony
Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1780887159
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Her father hadbuilt thehouseon a highpromontory, below thehills heloved. Itwas
away fromthe roadand inaccessible to vehicles coming from any direction except
the front drive; 'Fort Ingombe', he had once laughingly called it. Far belowin the
lushvalley lay the paths ofher childhood; little ribbons she had walked with
Edward andFrancesca, and later Joseph. And inthe corner of the dusty yard lay
theremains of thehopscotch pitch her father had drawn many years before.If she
closed her ...

Before It Rains

Author: Katherine Chandler (Playwright)
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 9781848422865
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Before It Rains is set on a proud, forgotten Cardiff estate.

It No Longer Rains Like Before

Author: Ibohal Kshetrimayum
Publisher: Partridge Publishing
ISBN: 1482836505
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The same sense of loss characterizes the poem 'Rain Dance'. 'My mother puts on
her royal attire / to do the rain dance of a princess, / but her feet are barren,/ for it
no longer rains like before.' Ibohal is no less political than most of his
contemporaries, like Yumlembam Ibomcha Singh and Thangjam Ibopishak, but
he carries his politics lightly and gracefully. His aggressiveness seldom shows as
in 'For Some Reasons', where he mourns the destiny of his land, whose history
he doubts for ...

Dear Dirt Doctor

Author: Howard Garrett
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 1477304142
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The way the weather is, I can't get more than two or three days' break between
rains. When do the plants get the most benefit from the spray? Once applied, how
long before all of the benefit is received and rain will not matter? A. In general,
foliar-feeding sprays are the most effective early in the morning and at dusk.
When the weather is cool and moist, the pores (stomata) are open and receptive.
Just before a rain is a good time to get nutrients into leaves. The nutrients enter
and affect ...

A Thousand Notable Things On Various Subjects

Author: Thomas Lupton
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If from the south it is fair weather for a week together, which is but seldom, it will
be a good drought, when there hath been long rain out of the south before. The
Wind commonly turns from north to south a still Wind, or without Wind, but comes
back again into the north with a strong Wind and rain. The great Winds that blow
down trees and houses, cometh mostly by the turning of the Wind out of the south
, by the west into the north, which clears the air, and drives away rain. How to
know ...

The Rain And Blossom Rabbit Brook Tales Volume 2

Author: Colin Wilce
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1847281052
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Every Budding Season, the rains came not long after the daffodils began to wilt.
The Terraces and the Valley Vegetable Garden would be cultivated. The Village
gardens would be tidied and, wherever there was room, small vegetable plots
would be prepared. All this was always completed before the rains came. There
were always showers, but the prolonged rainstorms held off until the Valley was
ready. The rainstorms would last for days, but always ended before the trees
were in ...

The Farmer S Register

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I did not there State, and do not remember, the date of the beginning of my
reaping in 1821; but the whole was finished, and the last reaped was shocked,
just before the long spell of rain began. It had rained gently one day only during
my harvest; and a piece of thin wheat, of about 25 acres, had been cut down on
that day, and still remained open on the grbund. So much of this had sprouted
before the rains ceased, and bo much on the tops of the shocks throughout the
crop, that I ...