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When at long last the volume drops from 11 and Mr. Preston reflects on his 10-year arc, the epilogue is a contemplative decrescendo of hard-won humility and gratitude.
The extended decrescendo ending -- also sans vocals -- is as breathtaking as the build-up.
In Iraq, the English word hello has become entrenched in the parting protocol, usually as a decrescendo—HELLO,
At a time when Silicon Valley has been forced to publicly grapple with issues of sexism, the decrescendo of Mayer’s tenure is doubly unfortunate; there are so few female leaders in tech, and Mayer was seen by many as a female leader where few exist.
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