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Despite his efforts to live in the present, he seemed haunted by the specter of his father.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Against the Grain By Michael Specter, The New Yorker Should you go gluten-free?The Daily Beast’s Best Longreads, Oct 27-Nov 2, 2014|William Boot|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The specter of wrongful convictions haunts the public officials involved.
The specter of this virus fills some of our most stalwart souls with unreasoning dread even when it is no immediate threat.
If 80,000 is the population of Danbury, 60 million is the population of California and Texas combined: no small specter, that.Kailash Satyarthi, Malala's Nobel Peace Prize Co-Winner, Is Fighting India's Child Slavery Epidemic|Dilip D’Souza|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Long after Christianity had penetrated to these regions, the Brocken remained a place of heathen worship.
In the folklore of north Germany the Brocken holds an important place, and to it cling many legends.
I've seen the night when Brocken would be tame beside the pandemonium round-about.The Adventures of Kathlyn|Harold MacGrath
The fatality of war was now hovering over them like a huge black specter.The Civil War Through the Camera|Henry W. (Henry William) Elson
Lightbody, overturning chair and table, sprang up—recoiling as one recoils before an avenging specter.Murder in Any Degree|Owen Johnson