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Pleasure shoots magically in every direction like an explosion of sparks.‘A Gronking to Remember’ Speed Read: 8 Naughtiest Bits|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
At least two people were injured in the explosion but no fatalities have been reported.
I stood with a tape recorder, listening to men denounce the liberal media controlled by Jews.
But since that explosion of popularity, Angry Birds has become about everything else.Lost For Thousands of Strokes: 'Desert Golfing' Is 'Angry Birds' as Modern Art|Alec Kubas-Meyer|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Even a relatively small 250-pound bomb could kill or injure friendly troops who are within 650 feet of the explosion.New U.S. Stealth Jet Can’t Fire Its Gun Until 2019|Dave Majumdar|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He controlled himself betimes, bethinking him that, after all, there might be some reason in what this fat fellow said.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
Every light in the hall was ablaze; every lamp turned as high as it could be without smoking the chimney or threatening explosion.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
The exchanges had closed in previous years, but never for the reasons which now controlled them.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
The new forces controlled by mankind have been powerless as yet to remove want and destitution, hard work and social discontent.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
And when Lessard flung out that last unthinkable accusation, the explosion came.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair