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Reduced gas prices are manna for common Ukrainians, who once paid more for Russian gas than did Western Europeans.
Unsurprisingly, the junior senator from Texas is manna to talk-radio warriors.Ted Cruz’s Biggest Cheerleaders Are (Where Else?) on Right-Wing Talk Radio|Michelle Cottle|September 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Instead, the bombs America will drop will be manna for ISIS.
For Romney, a three-way tie for first place in Iowa is manna from heaven.Media Hype About Mitt Romney’s Iowa Showing Is Wrong|Peter Beinart|January 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
“We resemble a successful lichen, a ravaging bloom of algae, a mold enveloping a fruit,” reads the text.
That grey old house, with high lichen-stained roof and narrow windows—where but in sunny France could one see its like?The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
To these they often add tufts of wool, and lichen, and the whole is fastened together by a kind of clay.The Animal Story Book|Various
As far as I could see there were no grass, no weeds, no flowers; the earth was covered with a kind of lichen, uniformly blue.The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
The thin tendrils of a lichen, here and there twining on a damp mass of stone, are the only traces of life.
A boy pushed the bracken and ferny grey and green wattle sprays from before a lichen-grown wooden cross.The Pioneers|Katharine Susannah Prichard