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  • happening at a time subsequent to a reference time; "he apologized subsequently"; "he''s going to the store but he''ll be back here later"; "it didn''t happen until afterward"; "two hours after that"
  • behind or in the rear; "and Jill came tumbling after"

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  • After: After may refer to: After (Elgar), an 1895 poem by Philip Bourke Marston set to music by Edward Elgar After (novel), a 2003 novel by Francine Prose
  • After Eight: After Eight Mint Chocolate Thins, often referred to as simply After Eights, are a confectionery product that are intended to be used as after-dinner
  • After-school activity: An after-school activity is any organized program that youth can participate in outside of the traditional school day. Some programs are run by a primary
  • Adobe After Effects: Adobe After Effects is a digital visual effects, motion graphics, and compositing application developed by Adobe Systems and used in the post-production
  • Ever After: 1998 film. For other uses, see Ever After (disambiguation). Ever After (known in promotional material as Ever After: A Cinderella Story) is a 1998 American
  • After Dark: After Dark may refer to: After Dark (Andy Gibb album), 1980, or the title song After Dark (Dick Morrissey album), 1983 After Dark (Cruzados album)
  • The Day After Tomorrow: For other uses, see The Day After Tomorrow (disambiguation). The Day After Tomorrow is a 2004 American climate science fiction disaster film co-written
  • After the Gold Rush: This article is about the album. For the song, see After the Gold Rush (song). After the Gold Rush is the third studio album by Canadian musician Neil
  • After Earth: After Earth is a 2013 American science fiction film directed by M. Night Shyamalan, who co-wrote it with Gary Whitta, based on an original story idea
  • After School: After School may refer to: After-school activity, special activities that are done at the school after the day is over After school special, a type of

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* If you let a bully come in your front yard, he'll be on your porch the next day and the day after that he'll rape your wife in your own bed. (On appeasement) - Lyndon B. Johnson

* Popular Christianity has for its emblem a gibbet, for its chief sensation a sanginary execution after torture, for its central mystery is an insane vengeance bought off by a trumpery expiation. But there is a nobler and profounder Christianity which affirms the sacred mystery of equality and forbids the glaring futility and folly of vengeance. - George Bernard Shaw

* The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence. - Ralph Waldo Emerson


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