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And yet, even while seldom leaving the capital, they offer a perspective on the city that tilts toward distortion.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Second, however, dealing with TEKS at all means distortion, or worse.
Disguise, distortion, and deception were accepted as reality.What Cold War CIA Interrogators Learned from the Nazis|Annie Jacobsen|February 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The cloth version was introduced and a pincushion bracelet was brought in.Tilda Swinton and Oliver Saillard Perform the Creation of Fashion in ‘Eternity Dress’|Sarah Moroz|November 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
No doubt she's right, but wouldn't the best solution be to do away with the market distortion at the root of the problem?
It is well to carry in your pocket a small pincushion, and, having unfolded your napkin, to pin it at the belt.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
Upstairs she took the library key from the place where she always hid it under her pincushion—who said she wasn't careful?Summer|Edith Wharton
"Come nearer, Tatsu San," he whispered, forcing his face into the distortion of a smile.The Dragon Painter|Mary McNeil Fenollosa
No distortion of countenance, or aukward behaviour; no absence of mind; but to keep the Graces always in remembrance.
In fig. 72 distortion is carried too far; this figure is merely used as an illustration.