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There were fantastic flowers without perfume, and gaudy birds without song.
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There and were
There were three other men within this prison whom Barton would have liked to liberate, but they were in other cell blocks.
There were no less than six or seven saloons in Ganado, not counting the lower class dives, all vying for the trade of celebrating miners and teamsters.
There was a measure of protection in its concrete walls and ceiling, but the engineers who hastily installed it were well aware that concrete is not much better than prayer, if as efficacious, when a direct hit comes along.
There were two rubbing sticks for making fire, two stones shaped roughly like knives, a woven-root container which held a few pounds of dried worms and the dead body of some rodent.
There is evidence to suggest, in fact, that many authors of the humorous sketches were prompted to write them -- or to make them as indelicate as they are -- by way of protesting against the artificial refinements which had come to dominate the polite letters of the South.
There is a mediocre restaurant at Sounion and I fed a thin little Grecian cat and gave it two saucers of water -- there was no milk -- which it lapped up as though it were nectar.
There was much sickness in the corps, and the men were, in addition, without the clothing, shoes, and blankets needed for the winter weather.
There were several men of ninety or more whom I knew first or last, all of whom were still productive and most of whom knew one another as if they had naturally come together at the apex of their lives.
There were four from St. John's and four from Christ's, three from Pembroke, and two from each of the colleges, Jesus, Peterhouse, Queens', and Trinity, with Caius, Clare, King's, Magdalene, and Sidney supplying one each in the ordo senioritatis.
There and fantastic
There are realistic features like rivers, islands, fields, lakes, mounds and caverns, along with fantastic lakes of fire, walls of iron and trees of turquoise.
There are impassably wide rivers, flaming mountains, a kingdom with an all-female population, a lair of seductive spider spirits, and many other fantastic scenarios.
There is no truly typical " fantastic story ", as the term generally discusses works of the horror or gothic genre.
There he encountered a tribe called the Issedones, who told him of still more fantastic and northerly peoples: the one-eyed Arimaspi who battle gold-guarding griffins, and the Hyperboreans among whom Apollo lives during the winter.
There, over a period of sixty-six days, he encounters a varied group of characters, including Muslim princesses, Gypsies, outlaws and cabbalists, who tell him an intertwining series of bizarre, amusing and fantastic tales which he records in his diary.
: King Features editor Ward Greene to Hearst: " There is another way to do it, which is somewhat fantastic, but which I submit for your consideration.
There is a long tradition of the appreciation of " viewing stones "-naturally formed boulders, typically limestone from the banks of mountain rivers that has been eroded into fantastic shapes, were transported to the courtyards and gardens of the literati.
There was a strain of fantastic romanticism, in which the unsophisticated Ukrainian rejection of reason was more spontaneous and genuine than the cynical rejection of reason by German or Italian integral nationalists.
We reached the UEFA Cup Final, were league champions five times and won several Scottish and League Cups, There were a lot of great matches in the Champions League and I'm very happy with the experience I had at such a fantastic club and stadium.
There, for the first time, they were able to present their new chapel ; a fantastic stage set in which the band had invested a lot of their earnings in their never ending quest to deliver the ultimate show for the fans.
There ’ s a great sense of space on this record that ’ s fantastic but the thing that I ’ m most drawn to is the melancholy on some of those songs.
There are other itineraries in the fantastic Otro Valley ( Passo Zube S3 +, Passo della Coppa S3 +, Canale Jschechette S4 +), close to Corno Bianco m 3, 320.
There is a viewpoint allowing for fantastic views of the city, specially during the summer or after it rains.
There is also the episode of the procession ( a dazzling fantastic vision ), which passes through the festive scene and becomes merged in it.
There are mentioned also the wars between goblins and elves, which were destined to have a great future in fantastic fiction.
There ’ s a big Christian group at the club and the ' Faith in Football ’ thing that Linvoy is involved in is fantastic.
There and flowers
There was a glass pane in the front door, and through this he could see into a hallway where a plump woman with red hair was arranging flowers.
There will be masses of flowers, reproductions of the handsome old buildings with their grillwork and other things that are typical of New Orleans.
There are alpine species with small flowers and small leaves, and tropical species such as section Vireya that often grow as epiphytes.
There are three to five flowers per inflorescence, which are sessile or short-peduncled axillary cymes.
There are over 3000 greenish-white flowers in male panicles, each with 5-7 anthers and a non-functional ovary.
There is a large cleft, a yoni in the bedrock moistened by water flowing upward from an underground spring, generally covered by cloths and ornate chunris, flowers, and red sindoor powder.
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There are several other endemic species in the gorge and surrounding area, as well as many other species of flowers and birds.
There are farms here that produces grass-fed organic dairy products, herbal products, flowers, and vegetables.
There is an old-timer's picnic, a Rose Queen, arts and crafts-all celebrating the abundance of blossoming flowers.
There were numerous springs and ponds here and grasses and wild flowers were abundant, making this a most desirable area for settlement.
There is variation between individual trees in the timing of flowering, and in the shade and brightness of the flowers.
There are over twenty structures on the grounds including a sim, shrines, pavilions and residences, in addition to its gardens of various flowers, ornamental shrubs and trees.
Horace Walpole later wrote about Gibbons: " There is no instance of a man before Gibbons who gave wood the loose and airy lightness of flowers, and chained together the various productions of the elements with the free disorder natural to each species.
There is a locally produced hard apple cider called “ Copa de Oro ,” a cold drink made of chocolate and water, whipped until foamy and served in wooden bowls with flowers painted on them, and “ ponche ,” which in Cholula is a drink prepared with blue corn and milk.
There are a substantial number of named garden cultivars, mostly developed at one nursery in Chile, with flower colour varying from deep red through pink to pure white ( L. rosea ' Albiflora '), and some with variegated flowers.
There are several other traditional Japanese modular origami designs, including balls of folded paper flowers known as kusudama, or medicine balls.
There was a triumphal march to the Ajuda Palace, along streets adorned with silk banners, while the ladies of the city threw flowers.
There is also a pattern ( with flowers, moons, trees, tents and tiles ) not seen anywhere else in the MOMA collection.