Penthouse , enclosed area on top of a building. Such a structure may house the top of an elevator shaft, air-conditioning equipment, or the stairs leading to the roof; it can also provide living or working accommodations. Usually a penthouse is set back from the vertical face of a building, thus providing open spaces or terraces on one or more sides; but in recent practice architects and rental agents have referred to the top floor of any building, regardless of setbacks, as a penthouse. Although the word now denotes a luxurious and expensive apartment, commanding a panoramic view, historically a penthouse was a mere lean-to, or shed, or other small structure attached to a comparatively large building.
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Africa's tallest building is set to open next month as its developers seek to cash in on security fears and traffic jams by building a high-rise residential and retail complex in the heart of Johannesburg's financial district. In yet another startling revelation, the embattled Amrapali Group gave away flats and penthouses as fees to lawyers representing it at various judicial forums, forensic auditors informed the Supreme Court on Thursday. Former Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has moved the Supreme Court seeking possession of a penthouse in an Amprapali project, and also to include his name in the list of creditors of the real estate company. Owns London's Most Expensive Too.
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They were taught that bold sincerity of purpose and a charitable attitude is what makes a man. It's called selfishness and inability to set priorities. Its always for his prior commitment that we always end up cancelling our plan of being together. I feel like this pressure of finding a residency has already taken a toll in our relationship and somewhat "controlled" us for so long that I am already so tired of it.
It had nothing to do with our relationship and so much to do with the pressures and demands of his work. If he says he wants to keep things casual, head for the hills - he's the latter and he doesn't appreciate you. I am actually tired of the "excuse" that his work is so important or it's a calling. Now we go out to eat or to watch a play or do something together about once every week or two, which is a nice change compared to once a year.