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The academy has faux-marble halls, long mirrors, and gold-color-painted details.
Wedged between two marble buildings at the lavishly designed Lincoln Center, sits a single white tent.
He rests lavishly, depicted in a marble sarcophagus that stares up for eternity at the carved depictions of his life story.
A civilian named Richard Gabrielle was trapped under a pile of marble, but alive during those last minutes.
“Expansion favors everyone,” added the 79-year-old Tuscan, who started off as a bookkeeper in a marble firm in 1955.Mosque-Building Bin Ladens Buy Marble Once Used for Churches|Tom Kington|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Half-fed men would dig for diamonds, and men sheltered by a crazy roof erect the marble walls of palaces.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Aristide, aglow with a sudden impudent inspiration, leant across the marble table.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
It is a fine marble, much too hard to admit of minute carving, but taking a high polish.
The poor marble statue at his feet can no longer respond to the cries of her famishing child.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
His splendid monument, with recumbent marble effigies of himself and his wife, occupies the east wall of the Hyde Chapel.The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries|Charles G. Harper