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He retired from the army last month.
Mr Garroway retired as chairman of the historical society in May.
The committee will now retire in order to discuss these issues.
At the age of 83, she finally retired from public life.
In the evenings, Lloyd retired to his study to write.
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the period of 40 days before Easter, starting on Ash Wednesday, when some Christians stop eating...