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Most days, I might as well be studying some obscure species of sea snail.The $1-Billion-a-Year Right-Wing Conspiracy You Haven’t Heard Of|Jay Michaelson|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then his master must take him to the door and publicly pierce his ear with an awl.
The Daily Pic: James Nares slows Manhattan's rat race to a snail's pace.
This second view was given representative voice by Choire Sicha at The Awl.
The way to understand memory processing is not through Marcel Proust, as Kandel discovered in the 1960s, but through a sea snail.
The green damp hung upon the low walls, and the tracks of the snail and slug glistened in the light; but all was still as death.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
They were well-to-do folk and, according to Cesar Birotteau who knew them, old man Crottat was as "close as a snail."Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
As a snail which melteth, let every one of them pass away, like the untimely birth of a woman, that they may not see the sun.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Aye, there it was, slowly winding up the steep white road, on which it seemed to move at a snail's pace.Ruth|Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
Really the best method is to make a round denuded spot by twirling a small brad-awl.The Treatment of Hay Fever|George Frederick Laidlaw