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Cash was stolen from a briefcase that was left at a business.
The briefcase with all of its contents was later found a few doors away behind some bushes.
Along with the briefcase, Passavant and Lee also offer the No.
If somebody is being pursued by a man carrying a briefcase while dressed as a monk or a bullfighter, most Spaniards assume that person hasn’t paid their bills.
The only people who know the winners in advance are the two PwC partners carrying the black briefcases.
Think of the homesteaders taming the frontier, Rosie the Riveter going to work during the war, women burning their bras or charging to work in sneakers, briefcases in hand, on their way to the break the glass ceiling.
Later, students used mini briefcases or one-strap bags.
Ahead of Philip’s five-month tour aboard the royal yacht Britannia, the Queen hides a gift in her husband’s briefcase and stumbles upon a photo of a beautiful ballerina — Galina Ulanova.
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