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He felt his body grow limp (like one of those high-speed films of a flower wilting).Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Her very first performance onstage came at the age of 4, when she cameoed as a dancing flower in the musical Bye Bye Birdie.Jena Malone’s Long, Strange Trip From Homelessness to Hollywood Stardom|Marlow Stern|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There are lovingly tended flower beds along each road and surrounding every barrack.
Peacock served as an expert witness on grizzlies in federal court for Glacier National Park.
Doug Peacock has been writing and lecturing about Yellowstone's bears for 40 years.
Let the thought of self pass in, and the beauty of great action is gone, like the bloom from a soiled flower.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
The flower stems on the American varieties are much longer than those of European tobaccos and also larger.
The Daily News, in referring to this, suggests that "peacock temper" was a misprint for "pique, or temper."
Black Sheep retreated to the nursery and read "Cometh up as a Flower" with deep and uncomprehending interest.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
Her face was mild and pale; but it was the transparent hue of the virgin flower of spring, clad in her veiling leaves.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter