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  • brick that is laid sideways at the top of a wall
  • come to terms or deal successfully with; "We got by on just a gallon of gas"; "They made do on half a loaf of bread every day"

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  • brick that is laid sideways at the top of a wall

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  • COPE: COPE may refer to: Cadena COPE, the private national radio and TV network of the Spanish Catholic Church Canadian Office and Professional Employees Union
  • Cope: other uses, see Cope (disambiguation). "Pluviale" redirects here. For a period of abundant rainfall, see pluvial. The cope (known in Latin as
  • Edward Drinker Cope: Edward Drinker Cope (July 28, 1840 – April 12, 1897) was an American paleontologist and comparative anatomist, as well as a noted herpetologist and ichthyologist
  • John Cope, Baron Cope of Berkeley: John Ambrose Cope, Baron Cope of Berkeley, PC (born 13 May 1937) is a Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom. Cope was educated at Oakham
  • William Cope, 1st Baron Cope: football player, see William Cope (footballer). William Cope, 1st Baron Cope (18 August 1870 – 15 July 1946), known as Sir William Cope, Bt, between 1928 and
  • COPE (BSA): COPE is an acronym for Challenging Outdoor Personal Experience, a program in the Boy Scouts of America. It consists of group initiative games, trust events
  • Kenneth Cope: For the musician, see Kenneth Cope (musician). Kenneth Cope (born 14 June 1931) is an English actor. He is best known for his roles as Marty Hopkirk in
  • Derrike Cope: Derrike Cope (born November 3, 1958) is an American professional stock car racing driver and team owner. He is known for his win in the 1990 Daytona 500
  • William Cope: William Cope may refer to: Sir William Cope, 2nd Baronet (died 1637), MP for Banbury, Oxfordshire and Newton William Cope, 1st Baron Cope (1870–1946)
  • Marianne Cope: Marianne Cope OSF, also known as Saint Marianne of Molokaʻi, (January 23, 1838 – August 9, 1918) was a German-born American nun who was a member of the

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* All living souls welcome whatsoever they are ready to cope with all else they ignore, or pronounce to be monstrous and wrong, or deny to be possible. - George Santayana

* The common dogma of fundamentalists is fear of modern knowledge, inability to cope with the fast change in a scientific-technological society, and the real breakdown in apparent moral order in recent years.... That is why hate is the major fuel, fear is the cement of the movement, and superstitious ignorance is the best defence against the dangerous new knowledge. ... When you bring up arguments that cast serious doubts on their cherished beliefs you are not simply making a rhetorical point, you are threatening their whole Universe and their immortality. That provokes anger and quite frequently violence. ... Unfortunately you cannot reason with them and you even risk violence in confronting them. Their numbers will decline only when society stabilizes, and adapts to modernity. - G Gaia

* An occasional lucky guess as to what makes a wife tick is the best a man can hope for, Even then, no sooner has he learned how to cope with the tick than she tocks. - Ogden Nash


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