“Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary”
A nursery rhyme:
Mary, Mary, quite contrary,
How does your garden grow?
With silver bells, and cockleshells,
And pretty maids all in a row.
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None of these, though, has inspired quite the same backlash as fluoride.
He hits bottom at Rocamadour, a sanctuary in the Dordogne known as a citadel of faith devoted to Mary.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The benefits of incumbency are quite potent, especially in the all-important area of raising campaign funds.
The media tend to frame situations like this as aberrations, but in this case, quite the opposite is the truth.
You have to acknowledge your age and position in life, for me quite a lot of those emotionally fueled songs were hormone songs.
Mrs. Wurzel was quite right; they had been supplied, regardless of cost, from Messrs. Rochet and Stole's well-known establishment.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
She is quite true, but not wise, and your left hand must not know what your right hand is doing.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
Solely over one man therein thou hast quite absolute control.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
Whether they had ever, at different times, pleaded for or against the same cause, and cited precedents to prove contrary opinions?Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
And furthermore, I imagine something else about this—quite unlike the old Bible—I imagine all of it periodically revised.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells