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Origin of sphinx moth
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Dulles, Moses recalls, sat as silent as a sphinx, and the meeting ended inconclusively.The 1964 Miss. Freedom Summer Protests Won Progress At a Bloody Price|Nicolaus Mills|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Blanche was a fragile white moth beating against the unbreakable sides of a 1000 watt bulb.Elia Kazan to Tennessee Williams: You Gotta Suffer to Sing the Blues|Elia Kazan|May 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thomas Harris tipped his hat to Fowles in The Silence of the Lambs when he created the moth-loving antagonist Jame Gumb.How to Understand the Criminal Mind By Reading This Novel|Casey N. Cep|December 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The first cat on the catwalk (sorry, we had to) was Vengeance, a 12-week-old Sphinx in an argyle sweater.
Next out was Madeline, a one-and-a-half year old Sphinx in a frilly pink ballerina outfit.
The (p. 325) moth, whose egg produces these larv, is a large white miller of unusual size and prolificness.
But his countenance still bore that sphinx-like expression which so often caused his friends to entertain vague suspicions.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
Lay not up to yourselves treasures on earth: where the rust, and moth consume, and where thieves break through, and steal.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
By jove, just that moment—then I caught an expression—I say, do you know you would make a remarkable symbolic study of the Sphinx?The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson
The rain falls, the mud deepens; the beautiful sphinx lies still, her eyes lost in the dull horizon.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet