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charming Sentence Examples

  • You can be so charming when you want to be.

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  • Scores of charming lakes lie in the hollows.

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  • What a charming girl she is, really!

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  • "What a charming child," she added, addressing the mother.

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  • She's charming this time around, isn't she?

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  • You're such a charming man.... she crooned.

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  • Her behaviour is easy and natural, and it is charming because of its frankness and evident sincerity.

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  • "Ain't nobody around except me and this charming young lady," Fred replied.

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  • Your letter is charming, and I am greatly pleased with it.

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  • One lasting and valuable result of Hanway's wanderings was a charming book of travels.

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  • Last summer I spent in one of the loveliest nooks of one of the most charming villages in New England.

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  • west stretches the Stadtwald, a forest with charming walks and drives.

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  • "Look how many charming young ladies-" He turned with the same request to Denisov who was also a former pupil of his.

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  • were competent to give the charming results.

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  • were competent to give the charming results.

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  • Along with high intellectual powers in certain directions, he had a simplicity of nature charming in itself, but often calculated to render him the easy prey of sharpers.

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  • Of the amiable personal character and the placid life of Isaac D'Israeli a charming picture is to be found in the brief memoir prefixed to the 1849 edition of Curiosities of Literature, by his son Lord Beaconsfield.

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  • He could not reconcile the charming impression he had of Natasha, whom he had known from a child, with this new conception of her baseness, folly, and cruelty.

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  • We were both inmates in his zoo in Hell long enough to know how charming he was.

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  • In Bothwell also, "the glorious, rash and hazardous young man," romantic, handsome, charming even in his guilt, Mary gained what she lacked in her husband, a lover.

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  • de Nino's charming collection of Usi e costumi abruzzesi), their country being in Rome counted the home of witchcraft; see Hor.

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  • Another statue, "The Sluggard," of equal merit, was exhibited in 1886; and a charming statuette of a nude figure of a girl looking over her shoulder at a frog, called "Needless Alarms," was completed in the same year, and presented by the artist to Sir John Millais in acknowledgment of the gift by the latter of his picture, "Shelling Peas."

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  • All the same, the French are charming, very charming.

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  • He was a charming talker, with a gay humour and a quiet sarcasm and a telling use of anecdote for argument.

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  • He was charming the high heels off one of the women jurors.

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  • A charming lady, a divine one.

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  • She.s a … charming woman, he forced himself to say.

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  • Then followed another charming writer, E.

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  • Dean managed to hand her his business card but she seemed to dismiss it, with eyes only for the charming Fred O'Connor.

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  • "Charming, charming!" observed Prince Vasili.

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  • "The Valley of Voe is certainly a charming place," resumed the Wizard; "but we cannot be contented in any other land than our own, for long."

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  • He has a charming, romantic house on a mountain called Beinn Bhreagh, which overlooks the Bras d'Or Lake....

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  • The second class of Hungarian modern novelists is led by the well-known Koloman Mikszath, a poet endowed with originality, a charming naiveté, and a freshness of observation from life.

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  • The environs abound in numerous charming Alpine excursions.

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  • That Prince Andrew's deeply loved affianced wife--the same Natasha Rostova who used to be so charming--should give up Bolkonski for that fool Anatole who was already secretly married (as Pierre knew), and should be so in love with him as to agree to run away with him, was something Pierre could not conceive and could not imagine.

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  • "Do make me acquainted with your charming daughters," said she.

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  • B): "Fools, you are treading in the footsteps of the fox; can you not read the hidden meaning of these charming words ?"

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  • The heron (sagi) constitutes a charming feature in a Japanese landscape, especially the silver heron (shira-sagi), which displays its brilliant white plumage in the rice-fields from spring to early autumn.

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  • Even then Rousseau did not settle at once in the anomalous but to him charming position of domestic lover to this lady, who, nominally a converted Protestant, was in reality, as many women of her time were, a kind of deist, with a theory of noble sentiment and a practice of libertinism tempered by good nature.

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  • Their house stands near a charming lake where we went boating and canoeing, which was great fun.

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  • "Rubbish, nonsense, humbug!" exclaimed Nicholas, and he thought: "How charming this Natasha of mine is!

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  • Oh, she is certainly the most charming woman in the world, she went on, with a smile at her own enthusiasm.

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  • He was followed by a Spanish mission under Garcia de Silva, who wrote an interesting account of his travels; and to Sir Dormer Cotton's mission, in 1628, we are indebted for Sir Thomas Herbert's charming narrative.

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  • I was told a charming Moscow story today and must treat you to it.

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  • At that time in the Rostovs' house there prevailed an amorous atmosphere characteristic of homes where there are very young and very charming girls.

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  • Kris wore a rare, charming smile as he sat across from Hannah, talking.

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  • The first people to go away were the rich educated people who knew quite well that Vienna and Berlin had remained intact and that during Napoleon's occupation the inhabitants had spent their time pleasantly in the company of the charming Frenchmen whom the Russians, and especially the Russian ladies, then liked so much.

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  • But a romantic interest attaches to the wreck of the " Wager," one of Anson's fleet, on a desert island near Chiloe, for it bore fruit in the charming narrative of Captain John Byron, which will endure for all time.

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  • Mention should also be made of several charming series of fairy tales, of which that published in English by the Kobunsha in Tokyo in 1885 is perhaps the best.

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  • "How charming that Natasha is!" she said again, speaking as some third, collective, male person.

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  • A charming style, a vivid fancy, exhaustive research, were not to be expected from a hard-worked barrister; but he must certainly be held responsible for the frequent plagiarisms, the still more frequent inaccuracies of detail, the colossal vanity which obtrudes on almost every page,'the hasty insinuations against the memory of the great departed who were to him as giants, and the petty sneers which he condescends to print against his own contemporaries, with whom he was living from day to day on terms of apparently sincere friendship.

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  • It is a well-wooded tract, in many places stretching out in charming glades like an English park, but it has a very sparse population and little cultivated land.

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  • The Merrimac, the second stream of the state in volume, runs in a charming valley through the extreme northeast corner, and affords immensely valuable water-power at Lowell, Lawrence and Haverhill.

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  • On the banks of the Passaic is a house having as a part of its walls the old walls of Cockloft Hall, in which Washington Irving frequently sojourned, and of which he gave a charming description in Salmagundi.

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  • "What a charming creature your younger girl is," said the visitor; "a little volcano!"

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  • Ah, she is such an unfortunate and charming woman!

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  • A very charming piece of work of a lighter kind was inspired by a question from his friend, Mrs Katherine Phillips (the "matchless Orinda"), asking "How far is a dear and perfect friendship authorized by the principles of Christianity?"

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  • Stephen's Green, Dublin, and converted it into a charming park, which he presented to the city.

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  • Besides the longer poem previously mentioned, he is the author of many charming lyrics in the style of the Little Russian poems, such as Shevchenko has written in that language.

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  • Besides the longer poem previously mentioned, he is the author of many charming lyrics in the style of the Little Russian poems, such as Shevchenko has written in that language.

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  • No one more charming in society.

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  • Concerning Byrd's style as a writer, Professor Bassett says: " It would be hard to find before Franklin a better master of the art of writing clear, forceful and charming English."

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  • Though very unequal, and exceedingly simple both in style and construction, it contains some charming melodies, and is written throughout in the most refined taste.

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  • "Charming!" whispered the little princess, sticking the needle into her work as if to testify that the interest and fascination of the story prevented her from going on with it.

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  • Are you not ashamed to deprive us of your charming wife?

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  • Having thanked Anna Pavlovna for her charming soiree, the guests began to take their leave.

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  • On his return to Moscow from the army, Nicholas Rostov was welcomed by his home circle as the best of sons, a hero, and their darling Nikolenka; by his relations as a charming, attractive, and polite young man; by his acquaintances as a handsome lieutenant of hussars, a good dancer, and one of the best matches in the city.

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  • Strands of her black hair lay round her inflamed and perspiring cheeks, her charming rosy mouth with its downy lip was open and she was smiling joyfully.

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  • She was lying dead, in the same position he had seen her in five minutes before and, despite the fixed eyes and the pallor of the cheeks, the same expression was on her charming childlike face with its upper lip covered with tiny black hair.

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  • More popular than any of the preceding, and well known in England through Sir John Bowring's translation, are the charming lyrics of Alexander Petofi (q.v.), the " Burns " of Hungary.

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  • "I love you all, and have done no harm to anyone; and what have you done to me?"--said her charming, pathetic, dead face.

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  • "Charming!" said Anna Pavlovna with an inquiring glance at the little princess.

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  • 1850) has made a sphere of his own in his charming poems for and about children, Edes anydm (" My dear Mother ").

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  • At any rate it is clear from the extant work of Herodotus that he must have devoted himself early to the literary life, and commenced that extensive course of reading which renders him one of the most instructive as well as one of the most charming of ancient writers.

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  • Besides, Sonya is so charming that only a fool would renounce such happiness.

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  • This did not suit him, but from March 1883 to July 1884 he was at home at a charming house called La Solitude, above Hyeres; this was in many ways to be the happiest station in the painful and hurrying pilgrimage of Stevenson's life.

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  • Ridge after ridge of bare hill and curtain behind curtain of serrated mountain, certainly sometimes of charming greys and blues, but still all bare and naked, rugged and arid" (Beresford Lovett, Proc. R.G.S.,.

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  • She is unusually intelligent, charming... and then she is pretty, uncommonly pretty, and agile--she swims and rides splendidly... and her voice!

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  • Charming! cried Natasha, as she stood in the middle of the room smoothing out the folds of the gauze.

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  • "Charming!" said he, kissing the tips of his fingers.

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  • In the few tactful and charming lines of this brief note, the apostle sends him back to his master with a plea for kindly treatment.

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  • Entirely on her own initiative, and moved by admiration for the fine achievements of "her brave Irish" during the war, the queen announced her intention of paying a long visit to Dublin; and there, accordingly, she went for the month of April 1900, staying in the Viceregal Lodge, receiving many of the leaders of Irish society, inspecting some 50,000 school children from all parts of Ireland, and taking many a drive amid the charming scenery of the neighbourhood of Dublin.

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  • Thus the captain touchingly recounted the story of his love for a fascinating marquise of thirty-five and at the same time for a charming, innocent child of seventeen, daughter of the bewitching marquise.

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  • Personally he possessed the charming manners of a polished grand seigneur: debauched and cynical, but never rude or cruel, full of gentle consideration for all about him but selfish in his pursuit of pleasure, he has had to bear a heavy load of blame, but it is.

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  • GMUND, a town of Germany, in the kingdom of Wurttemberg,' in a charming and fruitful valley on the Rems, here spanned by a beautiful bridge, 31 m.

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  • The Domain embraces 138 acres, extending along one side of Woolloomooloo Bay and surrounding Farm Cove, in which the warships belonging to the Australian station are usually anchored; in this charming expanse of park land are the governor's residence and the National Art Gallery, which houses a splendid collection of pictures by modern artists, statuary, pottery and other objects of art.

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  • 1853), is well known as a writer of light verse and of some charming children's books.

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  • An accomplished man of letters, a competent critic of art, a linguist of rare perfection and charming in manner, but cynical and pleasureloving, he was certainly one of the chief diplomatic personages in the reign of the last of the tsars.

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  • There was a charming side to his trustful simplicity, which was at times almost like that of a sailor set ashore.

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  • Kawanabe ItchO is celebrated for his representations of flowers and foliage, and Morishita Morihachi and Asano Saburo (of Kaga) are admirable in all styles, but especially, perhaps, in the charming variety called togi-dashi (ground down), which is pre-eminent for its satin-like texture and for the atmosphere of dreamy softness that pervades the decoration.

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  • Coins bearing the inscription "Khokand the Charming," and known as khokands, have or had a wide currency.

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  • slope of the highland water-parting between the Connecticut river and the Atlantic. There is charming scenery along the Nashua river, the chief stream.

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  • In different parts of the park, and especially from the Octagon, charming views are obtained.

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  • An accomplished man of letters, a competent critic of art, a linguist of rare perfection and charming in manner, but cynical and pleasureloving, he was certainly one of the chief diplomatic personages in the reign of the last of the tsars.

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  • While the hunting party is resting Siegfried tells stories of his boyhood, thus recalling the antecedents of this drama with a charming freshness and sense of dramatic and musical repose.

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  • He could be tender and thoughtful, as well as charming.

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  • The Deans couldn't hear the conversation but assumed it was one more lady in waiting for the senior Prince Charming's favor.

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  • It seems you finally found your prince charming.

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  • His marvellous physical and moral equilibrium gave him an evenness of temper which always renaered his society charming.

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  • When he cared to please, his manners and conversation were charming.

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  • It Is No Longer A Living Spirit Among The People At Large; But In Secluded Villages And " Back Concessions " One Can Still Hear Some Charming Melodies As Old And Pure As The Verses To Which They Are Sung, And Even A Few Quaint Survivals Of Gregorian Tunes.

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  • The surrounding country is one of the prettiest and most fertile regions in Cuba, varied with woods, rivers, rocky gulches, beautiful cascades and charming tropic vegetation.

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  • interior Erasmus has drawn a charming picture, which may vie with Holbein's celebrated canvas, " The Household of Sir Thomas More."

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  • above the lake) commanding a charming view of the city, lake, the Adirondacks and the Green Mountains.

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  • They give an old-fashioned and restful appearance to a garden, and in the interstices charming little plants like thyme, Ionopsidium acaule, &c., are allowed to grow.

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  • Amongst shrubby plants suitable for edgings are the evergreen candytuft (Iberis sempervirens), Euonymus radicans variegata, ivy, and Euonymus microphyllus - a charming little evergreen with small serrated leaves.

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  • Chrysanthemum carinatum: a charming half-hardy annual, 2 to 3 ft.

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  • Charming border flowers.

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  • albida forms a conspicuous mass of greyish leaves and white blossoms. There is also a charming double variety.

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  • Charming dwarf hardy bulbous plants of the liliaceous order, blooming in the early spring in company with Scilla sibirica, and of equally easy cultivation.

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  • Charming tuberous-rooted plants of dwarf habit, suitable for sheltered rockeries, and growing in light gritty soil.

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  • A charming tuberous rooted plant, called winter aconite.

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  • Several charming American species are now in cultivation.

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  • There are many charming species grown, such as aurea, pudica, recurva, sewerzowi, askabadensis, &c.

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  • Charming every early blooming dwarf ranunculaceous herbs.

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  • Charming little tufted plants requiring good loamy soil, and sometimes included with Anemone.

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  • sanguinea and its varieties are charming and brilliant border plants with scarlet flowers in long racemes.

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  • taurica, 6 to 8 in., is a charming boraginaceous plant from the Caucasus, producing hispid leaves and cymose heads of drooping, tubular, yellow flowers.

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  • Besides this, P. Sieboldii (cortusoides amoena), I ft., originally deep rose with white eye, but now including many varieties of colour, such as white, pink, lilac and purple; P. japonica, to 2 ft., crimson-rose; P. denticulate, ft., bright bluish-lilac, with its allies P. erosa and P. purpurea, all best grown in a cold frame; P. viscosa, 6 in., purple, and its white variety nivalis, with P. pedemontana and P. spectabilis, 6 in., both purple; and the charming little Indian P. rosea, 3 to 6 in., bright cherry-rose colour, are but a few of the many beautiful kinds in cultivation.

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  • sibirica, 4 in., both intense blue, are among the most charming of early spring flowers; S.

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  • pulcher is a charming plant, 2 to 3 ft.

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  • There are many varieties, all charming.

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  • - Charming spring-flowering bulbs, thriving in any good sandy soil.

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  • spicata, blue, and its charming white variety alba; and V.

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  • Charming dwarf plants, mostly evergreen and of tufted habit, requiring well-worked rich sandy soil.

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  • The following is a select list of genera in cultivation: - Acineta Ada Aerides Angraecum Anguloa Anoectochilus Ansellia Arachnanthe Arpophyllum Barkeria Batemannia Bifrenaria Brassavola Brassia Brasso-Cattleya* Broughtonia Bulbophyllum Burlingtonia Calanthe Catasetum Cattleya Chysis Cirrhopetalum Cochlioda Coelia Coelogyne Comparettia Cycnoches Pachystoma Zygopetalum Palms. - These form charming table and drawing-room plants when quite young.

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  • Hardy British ferns belonging to such genera as Asplenium, Nephrodium, Aspidium, Scolopendrium, have become fairly popular of late years, and many charming varieties are now used in borders and rockeries.

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  • In the neighbourhood are the Cave of the Winds, the Grand Caverns, charming glens, mountain lakes and picturesque canyons; and the Garden of the Gods, - approached by a narrow gateway between two tremendous masses of red rock 330 ft.

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  • In one of his most charming letters he describes his life in Edinburgh.

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  • Thus, not only do we have a beautiful portrait of a woman of Moabite origin, but she becomes the ancestress of David himself, and in the days of these measures the charming and simple story would inevitably suggest the question whether the exclusiveness of Judaism could not be carried too far.

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  • The mother, whose maiden name was Lloyd, is said to have been a woman of high character, charming in person and eminent for piety.

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  • The eyes, with very few exceptions, are black, large and of a long almond-form, with long and beautiful lashes, and an exquisitely soft, bewitching expressioneyes more beautiful can hardly be conceived: their charming effect is much heightened by the concealment of the other features (however pleasing the latter may be), and is rendered still more striking by a practice universal among the females of the higher and middle classes, and very common among those of the lower orders, which is that of blackening the edge of the eyelids both above and below the eye, with a black powder called kohl (Lane, Modern Egyptians).

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  • The Saadia are famous for charming and eating live serpents, &c., and the Ilwania for eating fire, glass, &c. The Egyptians firmly believe in the efficacy of charms, a belief associated with that in an omnipresent and over-ruling providence.

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  • It was all charming and wonderful, but it was the end,nothing could come after it.

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  • Kingo had a charming fancy, a clear sense of form and great rapidity and variety of utterance.

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  • Among novelists who were not also poets was Andreas Nikolai de Saint-Aubain (1798-1865), who, under the pseudonym of Carl Bernhard, wrote a series of charming romances.

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  • This range encloses many charming valleys and glens; the most prominent feature of its scenery is formed by the forests, chiefly of pines and firs.

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  • The literary results of these years cannot be compared with those of the preceding period; they are virtually limited to a few wonderful lyrics, such as Wanderers Nachtlied, An den Mond, Gesang der Geister fiber den Wassern, or ballads, such as Der Erlkonig, a charming little drama, Die Geschwister (1776), in which the poet's relations to both Lili and Frau von Stein seem to be reflected, a dramatic satire, Der Triumph der Empfindsamkeit (1778), and a number of Singspiele, Lila (1777), Die Fischerin, Scherz, List and Rache, and Jery and Beitely (1780).

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  • The charming bronze statuettes of Onslow Ford, the most representative of which are in the Tate Gallery; the work of George Frampton, as seen in the Mitchell Memorial; and the beautiful bas-reliefs of W.

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  • Its surface is one of charming slopes, and by many it is accounted among the loveliest of Colorado valleys.

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  • Southern Park is similarly quiet and charming in character.

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  • In his persuasiveness as an orator and his charming personality lay the secret of his power.

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  • The adhesion of Halebi produced many imitators, and with a retinue of believers, a charming wife and considerable funds, Sabbatai returned in triumph to the Holy Land.

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  • This charming volume of fairy tales was followed up later by a second collection, The House of Pomegranates (1892), acknowledged by the author to be "intended neither for the British child nor the British public."

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  • the stimulating leadership of the anti-aristocratic " Prince Charming," and becoming more and more inoculated with French political ideas, drifted into an antagonism not merely to hereditary nobility, but to hereditary monarchy likewise.

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  • 1610; 1019 A.H.), who wrote the charming romance of a Hindu princess who burned herself in Akbars reign with her deceased husband on the funeral pile, called Suz u Gudaz, or Burning and Melting, &c. Among the immediate predecessors of Uafi~ in the 8th century of the Hegira, in which also Ibn Yamin, the great l~ita-writer,i flourished, the highest fame was gained by the two poets of Delhi, Amir IJasan and AmIr Khosrau.

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  • It revived in the charming naivete of Cowper's lyrical letters in octosyllabics to his friends, such as William Bull and Lady Austin (1782).

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  • A few days after his arrival at Agen he fell in love with a charming orphan of thirteen, Andiette de Rogues Lobejac. Her friends objected to her marriage with an unknown adventurer, but in 1528 he had obtained so much success as a physician that the objections of her family were overcome, and at forty-five he married Andiette, who was then sixteen.

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  • The age is noted for its chronicles, beginning with the anonymous life of the Portuguese Cid, the Holy Constable Nuno Alvares Pereira, told in charming infantile prose, the translated Chronica da fundirao do moesteyro de Sam Vicente, and the Vida Fernao Lopes (q.v.), the father of Portuguese history and author of chronicles of King Pedro, King Ferdinand and King John I., has been called by Southey the best chronicler of any age or nation.

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  • The most considered poets of the day joined the Arcadia and Lyric individually wrote much excellent verse, but they Latin authors were the models they chose, and Gargao, the most prominent Arcadian, composed the Cantata de Dido, a gem of ancient art, as well as some charming sonnets to friends and elegant odes and epistles.

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  • Emerson wrote Nature, and Hawthorne his Mosses from an Old Manse, containing a charming description of the building and its associations.

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  • Her best-known story, Mrs Keith's Crime (1885), was followed by several other volumes, the best of which is Aunt Anne (1893); and the literary talent in the family was inherited by her daughter Ethel (Mrs Fisher Dilke), a writer of some charming verse.

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  • His historical style has won the warmest eulogy from so temperate a critic as Motley, and his letters are the most charming ever published in the Dutch language.

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  • The chapel was built in 1484 by Matteo Civitali, a local sculptor of the early Renaissance (1436-1501); he was the only master of Tuscany outside Florence who worked thoroughly in the Florentine style, and his creations are among the most charming works of the Renaissance.

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  • A small and charming strip of an oblong "Annunciation" at the Louvre is generally accepted as his work, done soon after 1470; a very highly wrought drawing at the Uffizi, corresponding on a larger scale to the head of the Virgin in the same picture, seems rather to be a copy by a later hand.

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  • A number of studies of heads in pen or silver point, with some sketches for Madonnas, including a charming series in the British Museum for a "Madonna with the Cat," may belong to the same years or the first years of his independence.

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  • In silverpoint there are many beautiful drawings of his earlier time, and some of his later; but of the charming heads of women and young men in this material attributed to him in various collections, comparatively few are his own work, the majority being drawings in his spirit by his pupils Ambrogio Preda or Boltraffio.

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  • In 1849 Longfellow published a novel of no great merit, Kavanagh, and also a volume of poems entitled The Seaside and the Fireside, a title which has reference to his two homes, the seaside one on the charming peninsula of Nahant, the fireside one in Cambridge.

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  • In 1858 appeared The Courtship of Miles Standish, based on a charming incident in the early history of the Plymouth colony, and, along with it, a number of minor poems, included under the modest title, Birds of Passage.

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  • When he did in some measure find himself again, r, he gave to the world his charming Tales of a Wayside Inn (1863), and in 1865 his Household Poems. Among the latter is a poem entitled "The Children's Hour," which affords a glance into the home life of the widowed poet, who had been left with five children - two sons, Ernest and Charles, and three daughters, "Grave Alice, and laughing Allegra, And Edith with golden hair."

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  • The tomb of the Sultan Baber stands on a slope about a mile to the west of the city in a charming spot.

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  • Besides their historic interest, the letters written personally by Henry, whether love notes or letters of state, reveal a charming writer.

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  • He spent, however, the last twenty-five years of his life in regretting the frivolity which enabled him to produce this most charming of poems. He was brought up by the Jesuits of Amiens.

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  • This charming little book is, with the much later collections of laws, our sole authority for the Icelandic constitution of the commonwealth, but, " much as it tells, the lost Liber would have been of still greater importance."

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  • The latter, Laurentius Saga Biskups, by his disciple, priest Einar Haflidason, is a charming biography of a good and pious man, whose chequered career in Norway and Iceland is picturesquely told (1324-1331).

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  • Although already married to the virtuous and charming Archduchess Giovanna of Austria, he seduced the fair Venetian and loaded her with jewels, money and other presents.

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  • Owing to its charming surroundings and its central position in the range, Ilsenburg is one of the most frequented tourist resorts in the Harz Mountains, being visited annually by some 6000 persons.

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  • 1850), a charming production, which holds a place midway between his Reden and his great dogmatic work, Der christliche Glaube, and presents in the persons of its speakers phases of his growing appreciation of Christianity as well as the conflicting elements of the theology of the period.

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  • These three conditions were interdependent; and Henry IV., with his persuasive manners, his frank and charming character, and his personal valour, seemed capable of keeping them all three.

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  • Built largely on the well-wooded slopes of Westerton and Airthrey Hill, sheltered by the Ochils from the north and east winds, and environed by charming scenery, it has a great reputation as a health resort and watering-place, especially in winter and spring.

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  • In 1815 he was with the Allies in Paris, and in the following year set out on the grand tour, visiting Moscow and the western provinces of Russia, Berlin (where his engagement to Princess Charlotte Louise, daughter of Frederick William III., was arranged) and England, where his handsome presence and charming address created a profound impression.'

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  • His smile was every bit as charming as Alex's - minus the dimple.

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  • He could be tender and thoughtful, as well as charming.

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  • He was charming the high heels off one of the women jurors.

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  • You're the most charming," he hooked his fingers in quotation marks, "'gold-digger bitch' I've ever met."

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  • The Deans couldn't hear the conversation but assumed it was one more lady in waiting for the senior Prince Charming's favor.

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  • "Ain't nobody around except me and this charming young lady," Fred replied.

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  • You can be so charming when you want to be.

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  • She's charming this time around, isn't she?

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  • We were both inmates in his zoo in Hell long enough to know how charming he was.

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  • Kris wore a rare, charming smile as he sat across from Hannah, talking.

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  • She.s a … charming woman, he forced himself to say.

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  • Little gray haired Effie wore a perpetual smile on her pretty face, a tad on the silly side but charming nonetheless, in a bewildered sort of way.

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  • It seems you finally found your prince charming.

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  • Dean managed to hand her his business card but she seemed to dismiss it, with eyes only for the charming Fred O'Connor.

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  • You're such a charming man.... she crooned.

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  • The best -- well, most charming -- scenes appear improvisational afterthoughts.

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  • At last you can find the name of that deserted airfield or charming old pub!

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  • The Property: archway A charming property with its entrance under an attractive courtyard archway.

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  • The results are charming and occasionally, as in the rapt central section of the soprano aria, rather more than that.

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  • There is a charming and bewildering assortment of birds in this category.

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  • auberge with modernized bedrooms in the center of this charming village. q Nights 5 & 6: Carennac.

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  • banqueting suite, with its graceful & charming décor is the ideal venue for your wedding.

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  • This is a charming vintage necklace, made up of graduated facetted clear glass beads.

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  • belle époque resort is home to two of Europe's most charming art galleries.

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  • Set in a charming coastal village, this hotel has two restaurants, one fine dining, the other a more relaxed bistro.

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  • boat ride past Agatha Christie's house on the way to charming Dartmouth.

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  • Wandering through the city's charming boulevards and squares is a pleasant way to spend a day.

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  • This charming little town is positively brimming with history, however.

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  • A very charming vintage diamante rhinestone brooch, dating to circa 1930.

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  • Dimensions: 7 inches, 180 mm tall. £ 20.00 / $ 37.40 Fat Buddha A simple but utterly charming little Buddha at prayer.

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  • We also visit the Gothic cathedral in the charming old town.

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  • Some of his one-liners and retorts are hilarious, as he makes the character instantly charming and never offensive.

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  • charming, traditional cottage set in a lovely private garden with wooded area.

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  • charming old village of Orton sits in a secluded position on the eastern fringe of the Lake District National Park.

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  • charming puppet that magically came to life on your mother's hand.

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  • charming inn personally run by Paul and Tina since 1993.

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  • charming town set on the estuary of the River Torridge.

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  • charming hamlet six miles from the market town of Louth.

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  • The little pixel pictures of pop stars are particularly good, and the whole site is irresistibly charming.

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  • You can hold a conversation with him and he is utterly charming.

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  • The man was disarmingly direct and I found it strangely charming.

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  • She would then sit quietly through the rest of the dinner, smiling dreamily and nodding at people, and looking altogether charming.

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  • And so young--so free full pool game download exquisite... so perfectly charming in body!

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  • Claire: Kevin Spacey at his premiere for Beyond the Sea - he was absolutely charming!

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  • The whole thing just seems quite charming, and hugely entertaining.

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  • Some of those Happy Meal action figures would look quite charming glued to my Bentley's dashboard.

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  • There is a historical example of this that I find quite charming.

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  • We offer charming, en-suite ground floor rooms with every convenience, in the idyllic and spectacular North Yorkshire Moors.

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  • cherub heads, a charming touch.

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  • Nestling gently into the pine clad hillside this very charming stone clad hillside this very charming stone clad country cottage is an absolute delight.

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  • Fife DAY NINETEEN A relaxing day as we explore the charming coastline of the Kingdom of Fife.

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  • A Japanese interpreter attended a concert and later 'he came personally to thank me... and was a most charming conversationalist ' .

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  • The Tuscan convertible is a paradox: there is a charming courtliness to this brutish Bohemian.

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  • The town is worth a visit in its own right, with its charming cottages of Cotswold stone and Georgian facades.

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  • The disappearance of Steffani was the talk of Venice, but I did not inform the charming countess of that circumstance.

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  • Valley View House is a charming granite house nestling in a traditional Cornish fishing cove.

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  • It is, however, well covered with flowering creepers, which give it a charming appearance in summer.

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  • Then you'd have this guy who was incredibly charming all the time who was actually doing something despicable.

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  • Strong, egotistical, charming, talkative and very worldly on the surface; underneath soft, easily destructible, a constant worrier.

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  • He was so smooth, so charming, so distasteful.

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  • Beside from been incredibly beautiful and extremely charming, she has a girl-next-door quality that instantly endears you to her.

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  • Dreamy sounds combining ethereal, cinematic cadences with charming pop sensibilities and strings.

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  • With its charming final reunions evading any profound questions about the nature of identity, this Comedy was pure farce.

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  • This charming vintage evening bag has a stiffened cloth body, totally covered in tiny faux pearls, in a wonderful swirling design.

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  • I am starting a bit late due to my charming young children spreading nasty germs around the family.

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  • This is a charming piece of vintage costume jewelry that will add a touch of vintage glitz to any outfit.

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  • Easedale lodge is a charming, artisan guesthouse built in traditional Lakeland stone.

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  • The charming lady anesthetist in Tartu was the only person who I met who used halothane during general anesthesia for Caesarean Section.

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  • harmonious blend of charming flowers.

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  • And to thank Anne Bernard for being a truly great and charming hostess.

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  • illustrator best known for her charming characters Poppy and Max.

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  • A charming stone coaching inn dating back to the 1500s, with delightful courtyard gardens.

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  • interlaced with maze-like narrow streets that give it a charming, old-world aura.

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  • irritate why it was so irritating to find the front-of-house staff charming.

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  • Unquestionably one of Europe's most charming cities, Lucerne also has the added virtue of stunning lakeside and mountain scenery on its doorstep.

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  • larrikin love, meanwhile, boast a charming mess of influences: they have a surprisingly effective line in spindly white reggae.

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  • Another charming (and more accessible) Gothic Mausoleum is that of Sophie Beard (Plot 120 - illustrated right ).

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  • Day 3: spend your day discovering medieval San Gimignano, strolling along its charming streets lined with ancient houses and palaces.

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  • This charming Victorian house is surrounded by open moorland yet only a 5 minute walk to the village pub!

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  • Page 3 of the Observer had this charming headline: " Violence blamed on teenage mums " .

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  • Valley View house is a charming granite house nestling in a traditional Cornish fishing cove.

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  • You stay 3 nights at the charming superior medium class Hotel Santa Lucia.

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  • Follow the coast northwards from Paphos and you'll come across the charming village of Latchi and Polis.

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  • The quality of written English is very good, the occasional oddity quite charming.

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  • He said what a charming old lady her mother was, and the girl suddenly revealed a similar capacity to chatter.

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  • The airport, comprised of open-air pavilions with thatch roofs, is very charming.

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  • This is a charming little restaurant, with a good value plat du jour and a wide selection of simple inexpensive meals.

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  • Know about all to play amazing indoor playrooms are was the charming.

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  • possibilitytive destination, and one that has all sorts of sightseeing possibilities close by, is the charming village of Broadway in Worcestershire.

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  • A charming former merchant town, Hoi An is a wonderfully preserved architectural wonder combining Chinese, Japanese and European influences.

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  • Primrose Product information This charming native primrose Product information This charming native primrose is one of the first spring flowers.

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  • What does remain is charming and makes for a pleasant hour or two strolling around the town and it's fortified promontory.

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  • I think College Street is a charming little street of which Gloucester may be justly proud.

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  • Inside the church, look in the center aisle for the charming carved Gothic pulpit by Anton Pilgram.

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  • Perhaps it was the charming puppet that magically came to life on your mother's hand.

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  • This charming building is yet another MOD property reputed to have its own ghost, this time a monk.

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  • reworking classics such as " Prince Charming " by Adam and The Ants.

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  • The cottage is located in a quiet road in this charming village - close to the center.

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  • Hopkins portrays Munro as a charming rogue whose greatest asset was his enthusiasm and determination.

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  • The airport, comprised of open-air pavilions with thatch roofs, is very charming.

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  • The Dinizulu Camp accommodations suggest a charming, slightly run-down sub-tropical resort.

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  • It's a world of charming rustics, sinister barons and wicked, wicked stepmothers.

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  • En route, you may visit scenic Woodstock or charming Quechee Gorge.

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  • Cachalote I is a charming 96 foot schooner overall, with 86.6 feet on deck, offering First Class service.

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  • Written in charming, childlike scrawl, the mousemat delightfully proclaims ' A very nice mousemat for horrible yukky work ' .

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  • Set just outside the charming village of Crantock with its thatched and colorful cottages, the park overlooks secluded Crantock Beach.

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  • The other five tracks are none too shoddy either - a most charming offering.

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  • situated in the heart of charming Arundel, The Swan Hotel has been lovingly restored to its former Victorian period elegance.

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  • Snake charming - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The first task a would-be snake charmer must tackle is to get a snake charming - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The first task a would-be snake charmer must tackle is to get a snake.

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  • The charming sommelier steered us toward a German Riesling, saying that that it was the perfect accompaniment to Chinese food.

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  • stay 3 nights at the charming superior medium class Hotel Santa Lucia.

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  • Price £ 3.50 + postage Charming shawl with beaded tassels - the ideal evening wear accessory.

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  • creeping thyme Alongside the path you will discover the charming, delicate and aromatic Thymes.

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  • The Seaton tramway The Tramway Today The Seaton Tramway is a charming narrow gage tram line operated by miniature replica streetcars.

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  • tucked away position with small charming front & rear garden areas.

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  • Newcomer Oliver Golding does a believable and charming job as the young urchin Ewin, tho he's clearly not a native Scot.

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  • red valerian is a charming, long flowering and easy-to-grow native plant.

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  • A charming antique bud vase, dating to circa 1870.

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  • The cottage is located in a quiet road in this charming village - close to the center.

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  • There are a number of charming small towns and flourishing vineyards within easy reach.

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  • Then, in quick succession, two charming 17th century wainscot chairs also had buyers bidding strongly.

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  • This charming and almost complete well-house of c. 1500 stands over an ancient holy well, believed to cure whooping cough.

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  • It's a world of charming rustics, sinister barons and wicked, wicked, wicked stepmothers.

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  • But the person she loves to tease most of all is a charming little Wolf Cub.

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  • A charming former merchant town, Hoi An is a wonderfully preserved architectural wonder combining Chinese, Japanese and European influences.

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  • woo the crowds with his charming versions of Sinatra classics.

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  • Undaunted by many failures, she dramatized several of her novels with moderate success - Francois le champi, played at the Odeon in 1849, and Les Beaux Messieurs de Bois-Dore (1862) were the best; Claudie, produced in 1851, is a charming pastoral play, and Le Marquis de Villemer (1864) (in which she was helped by Dumas fits) was a genuine triumph.

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  • Personally he possessed the charming manners of a polished grand seigneur: debauched and cynical, but never rude or cruel, full of gentle consideration for all about him but selfish in his pursuit of pleasure, he has had to bear a heavy load of blame, but it is.

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  • Plutarch gives in his life of Pericles a charming account of the vast artistic activity which went on at Athens while that statesman was in power.

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  • His marvellous physical and moral equilibrium gave him an evenness of temper which always renaered his society charming.

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  • He was followed by a Spanish mission under Garcia de Silva, who wrote an interesting account of his travels; and to Sir Dormer Cotton's mission, in 1628, we are indebted for Sir Thomas Herbert's charming narrative.

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  • One lasting and valuable result of Hanway's wanderings was a charming book of travels.

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  • But a romantic interest attaches to the wreck of the " Wager," one of Anson's fleet, on a desert island near Chiloe, for it bore fruit in the charming narrative of Captain John Byron, which will endure for all time.

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  • In Bothwell also, "the glorious, rash and hazardous young man," romantic, handsome, charming even in his guilt, Mary gained what she lacked in her husband, a lover.

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  • west stretches the Stadtwald, a forest with charming walks and drives.

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  • It is at the same time commonplace enough in conception; but there is much that is charming in the descriptions, Jonson and Lyly being respectively laid under contribution in the course of the dialogue, and in one of the incidental lyrics.

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  • B): "Fools, you are treading in the footsteps of the fox; can you not read the hidden meaning of these charming words ?"

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  • de Nino's charming collection of Usi e costumi abruzzesi), their country being in Rome counted the home of witchcraft; see Hor.

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  • His volumes of reminiscence, Cheerful Yesterdays (1898), Old Cambridge (1899), Contemporaries (1899), and Part of a Man's Life (1905), are characteristic and charming works.

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  • A very charming piece of work of a lighter kind was inspired by a question from his friend, Mrs Katherine Phillips (the "matchless Orinda"), asking "How far is a dear and perfect friendship authorized by the principles of Christianity?"

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  • Concerning Byrd's style as a writer, Professor Bassett says: " It would be hard to find before Franklin a better master of the art of writing clear, forceful and charming English."

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  • Its environs are charming, and to the north of it, on an eminence, rise the fine ruins of the castle of Greifenstein, built by the German king Henry I., and from 1275 to 1583 the seat of a cadet branch of the counts of Schwarzburg.

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  • While the hunting party is resting Siegfried tells stories of his boyhood, thus recalling the antecedents of this drama with a charming freshness and sense of dramatic and musical repose.

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  • GMUND, a town of Germany, in the kingdom of Wurttemberg,' in a charming and fruitful valley on the Rems, here spanned by a beautiful bridge, 31 m.

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  • This did not suit him, but from March 1883 to July 1884 he was at home at a charming house called La Solitude, above Hyeres; this was in many ways to be the happiest station in the painful and hurrying pilgrimage of Stevenson's life.

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  • Ridge after ridge of bare hill and curtain behind curtain of serrated mountain, certainly sometimes of charming greys and blues, but still all bare and naked, rugged and arid" (Beresford Lovett, Proc. R.G.S.,.

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  • A charming style, a vivid fancy, exhaustive research, were not to be expected from a hard-worked barrister; but he must certainly be held responsible for the frequent plagiarisms, the still more frequent inaccuracies of detail, the colossal vanity which obtrudes on almost every page,'the hasty insinuations against the memory of the great departed who were to him as giants, and the petty sneers which he condescends to print against his own contemporaries, with whom he was living from day to day on terms of apparently sincere friendship.

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  • The Domain embraces 138 acres, extending along one side of Woolloomooloo Bay and surrounding Farm Cove, in which the warships belonging to the Australian station are usually anchored; in this charming expanse of park land are the governor's residence and the National Art Gallery, which houses a splendid collection of pictures by modern artists, statuary, pottery and other objects of art.

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  • More popular than any of the preceding, and well known in England through Sir John Bowring's translation, are the charming lyrics of Alexander Petofi (q.v.), the " Burns " of Hungary.

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  • 1850) has made a sphere of his own in his charming poems for and about children, Edes anydm (" My dear Mother ").

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  • The second class of Hungarian modern novelists is led by the well-known Koloman Mikszath, a poet endowed with originality, a charming naiveté, and a freshness of observation from life.

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  • In the few tactful and charming lines of this brief note, the apostle sends him back to his master with a plea for kindly treatment.

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  • 1853), is well known as a writer of light verse and of some charming children's books.

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  • Along with high intellectual powers in certain directions, he had a simplicity of nature charming in itself, but often calculated to render him the easy prey of sharpers.

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  • It proved a congenial task, and led to the writing of his Personal Memoirs, a frank, modest and charming book, which ranks among the best standard military biographies.

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  • There was a charming side to his trustful simplicity, which was at times almost like that of a sailor set ashore.

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  • The environs abound in numerous charming Alpine excursions.

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  • Pisanello or Vittore Pisano, a charming painter and the greatest medallist of Italy, was probably a pupil of Altichiero.

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  • The heron (sagi) constitutes a charming feature in a Japanese landscape, especially the silver heron (shira-sagi), which displays its brilliant white plumage in the rice-fields from spring to early autumn.

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  • Mention should also be made of several charming series of fairy tales, of which that published in English by the Kobunsha in Tokyo in 1885 is perhaps the best.

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  • Kawanabe ItchO is celebrated for his representations of flowers and foliage, and Morishita Morihachi and Asano Saburo (of Kaga) are admirable in all styles, but especially, perhaps, in the charming variety called togi-dashi (ground down), which is pre-eminent for its satin-like texture and for the atmosphere of dreamy softness that pervades the decoration.

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  • Coins bearing the inscription "Khokand the Charming," and known as khokands, have or had a wide currency.

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  • Another statue, "The Sluggard," of equal merit, was exhibited in 1886; and a charming statuette of a nude figure of a girl looking over her shoulder at a frog, called "Needless Alarms," was completed in the same year, and presented by the artist to Sir John Millais in acknowledgment of the gift by the latter of his picture, "Shelling Peas."

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  • Stephen's Green, Dublin, and converted it into a charming park, which he presented to the city.

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  • He was a charming talker, with a gay humour and a quiet sarcasm and a telling use of anecdote for argument.

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  • Scores of charming lakes lie in the hollows.

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  • The Merrimac, the second stream of the state in volume, runs in a charming valley through the extreme northeast corner, and affords immensely valuable water-power at Lowell, Lawrence and Haverhill.

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  • At any rate it is clear from the extant work of Herodotus that he must have devoted himself early to the literary life, and commenced that extensive course of reading which renders him one of the most instructive as well as one of the most charming of ancient writers.

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  • slope of the highland water-parting between the Connecticut river and the Atlantic. There is charming scenery along the Nashua river, the chief stream.

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  • He is always charming, but he is rarely inspiring, except in a very few passages where the sense of vanity and nothingness possesses him with unusual strength.

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  • In different parts of the park, and especially from the Octagon, charming views are obtained.

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  • Entirely on her own initiative, and moved by admiration for the fine achievements of "her brave Irish" during the war, the queen announced her intention of paying a long visit to Dublin; and there, accordingly, she went for the month of April 1900, staying in the Viceregal Lodge, receiving many of the leaders of Irish society, inspecting some 50,000 school children from all parts of Ireland, and taking many a drive amid the charming scenery of the neighbourhood of Dublin.

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  • Even then Rousseau did not settle at once in the anomalous but to him charming position of domestic lover to this lady, who, nominally a converted Protestant, was in reality, as many women of her time were, a kind of deist, with a theory of noble sentiment and a practice of libertinism tempered by good nature.

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  • Though very unequal, and exceedingly simple both in style and construction, it contains some charming melodies, and is written throughout in the most refined taste.

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  • When he cared to please, his manners and conversation were charming.

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  • On the banks of the Passaic is a house having as a part of its walls the old walls of Cockloft Hall, in which Washington Irving frequently sojourned, and of which he gave a charming description in Salmagundi.

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  • polished, affable, even charming."

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  • Of the amiable personal character and the placid life of Isaac D'Israeli a charming picture is to be found in the brief memoir prefixed to the 1849 edition of Curiosities of Literature, by his son Lord Beaconsfield.

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  • It Is No Longer A Living Spirit Among The People At Large; But In Secluded Villages And " Back Concessions " One Can Still Hear Some Charming Melodies As Old And Pure As The Verses To Which They Are Sung, And Even A Few Quaint Survivals Of Gregorian Tunes.

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  • The surrounding country is one of the prettiest and most fertile regions in Cuba, varied with woods, rivers, rocky gulches, beautiful cascades and charming tropic vegetation.

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  • interior Erasmus has drawn a charming picture, which may vie with Holbein's celebrated canvas, " The Household of Sir Thomas More."

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  • above the lake) commanding a charming view of the city, lake, the Adirondacks and the Green Mountains.

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  • They give an old-fashioned and restful appearance to a garden, and in the interstices charming little plants like thyme, Ionopsidium acaule, &c., are allowed to grow.

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  • Amongst shrubby plants suitable for edgings are the evergreen candytuft (Iberis sempervirens), Euonymus radicans variegata, ivy, and Euonymus microphyllus - a charming little evergreen with small serrated leaves.

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  • Chrysanthemum carinatum: a charming half-hardy annual, 2 to 3 ft.

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  • Charming members of the poppy family, of which M.

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  • albida forms a conspicuous mass of greyish leaves and white blossoms. There is also a charming double variety.

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  • The woodruff, a charming white-flowered plant with leaves in circles.

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  • Charming dwarf hardy bulbous plants of the liliaceous order, blooming in the early spring in company with Scilla sibirica, and of equally easy cultivation.

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  • Several charming American species are now in cultivation.

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  • There are many charming species grown, such as aurea, pudica, recurva, sewerzowi, askabadensis, &c.

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  • Charming every early blooming dwarf ranunculaceous herbs.

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  • Charming little tufted plants requiring good loamy soil, and sometimes included with Anemone.

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  • sanguinea and its varieties are charming and brilliant border plants with scarlet flowers in long racemes.

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  • taurica, 6 to 8 in., is a charming boraginaceous plant from the Caucasus, producing hispid leaves and cymose heads of drooping, tubular, yellow flowers.

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  • Besides this, P. Sieboldii (cortusoides amoena), I ft., originally deep rose with white eye, but now including many varieties of colour, such as white, pink, lilac and purple; P. japonica, to 2 ft., crimson-rose; P. denticulate, ft., bright bluish-lilac, with its allies P. erosa and P. purpurea, all best grown in a cold frame; P. viscosa, 6 in., purple, and its white variety nivalis, with P. pedemontana and P. spectabilis, 6 in., both purple; and the charming little Indian P. rosea, 3 to 6 in., bright cherry-rose colour, are but a few of the many beautiful kinds in cultivation.

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  • sibirica, 4 in., both intense blue, are among the most charming of early spring flowers; S.

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  • pulcher is a charming plant, 2 to 3 ft.

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  • There are many varieties, all charming.

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  • - Charming spring-flowering bulbs, thriving in any good sandy soil.

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  • spicata, blue, and its charming white variety alba; and V.

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  • Charming dwarf plants, mostly evergreen and of tufted habit, requiring well-worked rich sandy soil.

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  • The following is a select list of genera in cultivation: - Acineta Ada Aerides Angraecum Anguloa Anoectochilus Ansellia Arachnanthe Arpophyllum Barkeria Batemannia Bifrenaria Brassavola Brassia Brasso-Cattleya* Broughtonia Bulbophyllum Burlingtonia Calanthe Catasetum Cattleya Chysis Cirrhopetalum Cochlioda Coelia Coelogyne Comparettia Cycnoches Pachystoma Zygopetalum Palms. - These form charming table and drawing-room plants when quite young.

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  • Hardy British ferns belonging to such genera as Asplenium, Nephrodium, Aspidium, Scolopendrium, have become fairly popular of late years, and many charming varieties are now used in borders and rockeries.

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  • In the neighbourhood are the Cave of the Winds, the Grand Caverns, charming glens, mountain lakes and picturesque canyons; and the Garden of the Gods, - approached by a narrow gateway between two tremendous masses of red rock 330 ft.

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  • In one of his most charming letters he describes his life in Edinburgh.

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  • Thus, not only do we have a beautiful portrait of a woman of Moabite origin, but she becomes the ancestress of David himself, and in the days of these measures the charming and simple story would inevitably suggest the question whether the exclusiveness of Judaism could not be carried too far.

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  • The mother, whose maiden name was Lloyd, is said to have been a woman of high character, charming in person and eminent for piety.

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  • The eyes, with very few exceptions, are black, large and of a long almond-form, with long and beautiful lashes, and an exquisitely soft, bewitching expressioneyes more beautiful can hardly be conceived: their charming effect is much heightened by the concealment of the other features (however pleasing the latter may be), and is rendered still more striking by a practice universal among the females of the higher and middle classes, and very common among those of the lower orders, which is that of blackening the edge of the eyelids both above and below the eye, with a black powder called kohl (Lane, Modern Egyptians).

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  • The Saadia are famous for charming and eating live serpents, &c., and the Ilwania for eating fire, glass, &c. The Egyptians firmly believe in the efficacy of charms, a belief associated with that in an omnipresent and over-ruling providence.

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  • It was all charming and wonderful, but it was the end,nothing could come after it.

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  • Kingo had a charming fancy, a clear sense of form and great rapidity and variety of utterance.

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  • Among novelists who were not also poets was Andreas Nikolai de Saint-Aubain (1798-1865), who, under the pseudonym of Carl Bernhard, wrote a series of charming romances.

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  • This range encloses many charming valleys and glens; the most prominent feature of its scenery is formed by the forests, chiefly of pines and firs.

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  • The literary results of these years cannot be compared with those of the preceding period; they are virtually limited to a few wonderful lyrics, such as Wanderers Nachtlied, An den Mond, Gesang der Geister fiber den Wassern, or ballads, such as Der Erlkonig, a charming little drama, Die Geschwister (1776), in which the poet's relations to both Lili and Frau von Stein seem to be reflected, a dramatic satire, Der Triumph der Empfindsamkeit (1778), and a number of Singspiele, Lila (1777), Die Fischerin, Scherz, List and Rache, and Jery and Beitely (1780).

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  • The charming bronze statuettes of Onslow Ford, the most representative of which are in the Tate Gallery; the work of George Frampton, as seen in the Mitchell Memorial; and the beautiful bas-reliefs of W.

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  • Its surface is one of charming slopes, and by many it is accounted among the loveliest of Colorado valleys.

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  • Southern Park is similarly quiet and charming in character.

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  • In his persuasiveness as an orator and his charming personality lay the secret of his power.

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  • The adhesion of Halebi produced many imitators, and with a retinue of believers, a charming wife and considerable funds, Sabbatai returned in triumph to the Holy Land.

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  • This charming volume of fairy tales was followed up later by a second collection, The House of Pomegranates (1892), acknowledged by the author to be "intended neither for the British child nor the British public."

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  • the stimulating leadership of the anti-aristocratic " Prince Charming," and becoming more and more inoculated with French political ideas, drifted into an antagonism not merely to hereditary nobility, but to hereditary monarchy likewise.

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  • 1610; 1019 A.H.), who wrote the charming romance of a Hindu princess who burned herself in Akbars reign with her deceased husband on the funeral pile, called Suz u Gudaz, or Burning and Melting, &c. Among the immediate predecessors of Uafi~ in the 8th century of the Hegira, in which also Ibn Yamin, the great l~ita-writer,i flourished, the highest fame was gained by the two poets of Delhi, Amir IJasan and AmIr Khosrau.

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  • It revived in the charming naivete of Cowper's lyrical letters in octosyllabics to his friends, such as William Bull and Lady Austin (1782).

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  • A few days after his arrival at Agen he fell in love with a charming orphan of thirteen, Andiette de Rogues Lobejac. Her friends objected to her marriage with an unknown adventurer, but in 1528 he had obtained so much success as a physician that the objections of her family were overcome, and at forty-five he married Andiette, who was then sixteen.

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  • The age is noted for its chronicles, beginning with the anonymous life of the Portuguese Cid, the Holy Constable Nuno Alvares Pereira, told in charming infantile prose, the translated Chronica da fundirao do moesteyro de Sam Vicente, and the Vida Fernao Lopes (q.v.), the father of Portuguese history and author of chronicles of King Pedro, King Ferdinand and King John I., has been called by Southey the best chronicler of any age or nation.

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  • The most considered poets of the day joined the Arcadia and Lyric individually wrote much excellent verse, but they Latin authors were the models they chose, and Gargao, the most prominent Arcadian, composed the Cantata de Dido, a gem of ancient art, as well as some charming sonnets to friends and elegant odes and epistles.

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  • Emerson wrote Nature, and Hawthorne his Mosses from an Old Manse, containing a charming description of the building and its associations.

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  • Her best-known story, Mrs Keith's Crime (1885), was followed by several other volumes, the best of which is Aunt Anne (1893); and the literary talent in the family was inherited by her daughter Ethel (Mrs Fisher Dilke), a writer of some charming verse.

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  • His historical style has won the warmest eulogy from so temperate a critic as Motley, and his letters are the most charming ever published in the Dutch language.

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  • The harbour, with the ceaseless activity of shipping, its calm waters, sheltered by many islands, and its well-wooded shores studded with pleasant watering-places, affords a series of charming views, apart from its claim to be considered one of the finest natural harbours in the kingdom.

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  • The chapel was built in 1484 by Matteo Civitali, a local sculptor of the early Renaissance (1436-1501); he was the only master of Tuscany outside Florence who worked thoroughly in the Florentine style, and his creations are among the most charming works of the Renaissance.

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  • A small and charming strip of an oblong "Annunciation" at the Louvre is generally accepted as his work, done soon after 1470; a very highly wrought drawing at the Uffizi, corresponding on a larger scale to the head of the Virgin in the same picture, seems rather to be a copy by a later hand.

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  • A number of studies of heads in pen or silver point, with some sketches for Madonnas, including a charming series in the British Museum for a "Madonna with the Cat," may belong to the same years or the first years of his independence.

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  • In silverpoint there are many beautiful drawings of his earlier time, and some of his later; but of the charming heads of women and young men in this material attributed to him in various collections, comparatively few are his own work, the majority being drawings in his spirit by his pupils Ambrogio Preda or Boltraffio.

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  • In 1849 Longfellow published a novel of no great merit, Kavanagh, and also a volume of poems entitled The Seaside and the Fireside, a title which has reference to his two homes, the seaside one on the charming peninsula of Nahant, the fireside one in Cambridge.

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  • In 1858 appeared The Courtship of Miles Standish, based on a charming incident in the early history of the Plymouth colony, and, along with it, a number of minor poems, included under the modest title, Birds of Passage.

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  • When he did in some measure find himself again, r, he gave to the world his charming Tales of a Wayside Inn (1863), and in 1865 his Household Poems. Among the latter is a poem entitled "The Children's Hour," which affords a glance into the home life of the widowed poet, who had been left with five children - two sons, Ernest and Charles, and three daughters, "Grave Alice, and laughing Allegra, And Edith with golden hair."

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  • The tomb of the Sultan Baber stands on a slope about a mile to the west of the city in a charming spot.

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  • Besides their historic interest, the letters written personally by Henry, whether love notes or letters of state, reveal a charming writer.

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  • He spent, however, the last twenty-five years of his life in regretting the frivolity which enabled him to produce this most charming of poems. He was brought up by the Jesuits of Amiens.

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  • This charming little book is, with the much later collections of laws, our sole authority for the Icelandic constitution of the commonwealth, but, " much as it tells, the lost Liber would have been of still greater importance."

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  • The latter, Laurentius Saga Biskups, by his disciple, priest Einar Haflidason, is a charming biography of a good and pious man, whose chequered career in Norway and Iceland is picturesquely told (1324-1331).

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  • Although already married to the virtuous and charming Archduchess Giovanna of Austria, he seduced the fair Venetian and loaded her with jewels, money and other presents.

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  • Owing to its charming surroundings and its central position in the range, Ilsenburg is one of the most frequented tourist resorts in the Harz Mountains, being visited annually by some 6000 persons.

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  • 1850), a charming production, which holds a place midway between his Reden and his great dogmatic work, Der christliche Glaube, and presents in the persons of its speakers phases of his growing appreciation of Christianity as well as the conflicting elements of the theology of the period.

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  • These three conditions were interdependent; and Henry IV., with his persuasive manners, his frank and charming character, and his personal valour, seemed capable of keeping them all three.

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  • Built largely on the well-wooded slopes of Westerton and Airthrey Hill, sheltered by the Ochils from the north and east winds, and environed by charming scenery, it has a great reputation as a health resort and watering-place, especially in winter and spring.

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  • At the same time he cultivated literature, entertaining poets and writers both at the Luxembourg and at his château of Brunoy (see Dubois-Corneau, Le Comte de Provence a Brunoy, 2909), and gaining a reputation for wit by his verses and mots in the salon of the charming and witty comtesse de Balbi, one of Madame's ladies, who had become his mistress, 4 and till 1793 exerted considerable influence over him.

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  • In 1815 he was with the Allies in Paris, and in the following year set out on the grand tour, visiting Moscow and the western provinces of Russia, Berlin (where his engagement to Princess Charlotte Louise, daughter of Frederick William III., was arranged) and England, where his handsome presence and charming address created a profound impression.'

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  • Some of her notes are musical and charming.

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  • * The little one is charming.

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  • * (2) "Of a charming woman, as witty as she is lovely."

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  • Yes, that little Rostova is very charming.

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  • * "He is charming; he has no sex."

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  • Julie said this was charming

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  • Inside the church, look in the center aisle for the charming carved Gothic pulpit by Anton Pilgram.

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  • This charming building is yet another MOD property reputed to have its own ghost, this time a monk.

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  • Moving from original material to reworking classics such as " Prince Charming " by Adam and The Ants.

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  • The cottage is located in a quiet road in this charming village - close to the center.

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  • Hopkins portrays Munro as a charming rogue whose greatest asset was his enthusiasm and determination.

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  • Newquay Charming, friendly AA 2* country house hotel serving award winning AA rosette for good food.

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  • It turned out to a charming and interesting town, which I enjoyed wandering around rubbernecking at the buildings, shops and the locals.

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  • The Dinizulu Camp accommodations suggest a charming, slightly run-down sub-tropical resort.

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  • It 's a world of charming rustics, sinister barons and wicked, wicked stepmothers.

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  • En route, you may visit scenic Woodstock or charming Quechee Gorge.

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  • Cachalote I is a charming 96 foot schooner overall, with 86.6 feet on deck, offering First Class service.

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  • Written in charming, childlike scrawl, the mousemat delightfully proclaims ' A very nice mousemat for horrible yukky work '.

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  • Set just outside the charming village of Crantock with its thatched and colorful cottages, the park overlooks secluded Crantock Beach.

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  • The other five tracks are none too shoddy either - a most charming offering.

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  • Situated in the heart of charming Arundel, The Swan Hotel has been lovingly restored to its former Victorian period elegance.

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  • Snake charming - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The first task a would-be snake charmer must tackle is to get a snake.

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  • This charming village has one of the most enviable snowfall records.

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  • The charming sommelier steered us toward a German Riesling, saying that that it was the perfect accompaniment to Chinese food.

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  • Available from the author 's site Vlasto Publishing Two charming, gentle storybooks for young children.

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  • Price £ 3.50 + postage Charming shawl with beaded tassels - the ideal evening wear accessory.

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  • These two charming teddy bears make a perfect gift for any occasion.

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  • A first ever fourth-round appearance had stirred the locals in this charming spa town more used to thundering hooves than thunderous volleys.

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  • Creeping Thyme Alongside the path you will discover the charming, delicate and aromatic Thymes.

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  • The Seaton Tramway The Tramway Today The Seaton Tramway is a charming narrow gage tram line operated by miniature replica streetcars.

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  • The property is totally private in a tucked away position with small charming front & rear garden areas.

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  • Newcomer Oliver Golding does a believable and charming job as the young urchin Ewin, tho he 's clearly not a native Scot.

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  • Red valerian is a charming, long flowering and easy-to-grow native plant.

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  • There are a number of charming small towns and flourishing vineyards within easy reach.

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  • Then, in quick succession, two charming 17th century wainscot chairs also had buyers bidding strongly.

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  • This charming home, which is located on a cul-de-sac, features a walkout basement and a new deck...

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  • Meals are taken in the charming kitchen, or weather permitting, outside on the terrace.

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  • This charming and almost complete well-house of c. 1500 stands over an ancient holy well, believed to cure whooping cough.

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  • But the person she loves to tease most of all is a charming little wolf cub.

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  • Louis Hoover comes to St Davids Hall to woo the crowds with his charming versions of Sinatra classics.

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  • Sheila ended the conversation with a coquettish smile, hoping to interest the charming man.

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  • The advantage of taking photos of your baby at home is that you can do it when your baby is at his or her most charming; there is no need to schedule ahead.

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  • From their unique personality and delightful characteristics to their interesting history and charming traits, there are many fascinating facts about Siamese cats.

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  • Its charming sing-song rhymes and adorable illustrations made it a popular picture book in 2006.

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  • AdirondackFurniture.com is a charming website with a beautiful collection of antique-looking jelly cabinets that will add charm to any interior.

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  • Webbed lawn furniture has a nostalgic and charming feel to it, and having some on your patio can conjure up fond memories of days gone by.

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  • The holiday season is especially charming at The Breakers when the entire mansion is decked in greenery and holiday finery.

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  • Rustic, yet charming; sturdy, yet rough; rustic barn wood furniture brings the feel of 19th century farm life into the living room and dining room.

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  • If space permits, a small game table with two side chairs is a charming addition to a cozy corner of any family room.

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  • The rustic interior design in Park City, Utah, definitely reflects the splendor of the great outdoors with a mixture of charming cabins, grand lodges, and posh resorts.

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  • A tree lovingly decorated with handmade ornaments by the kids and overflowing with ornaments gathered over decades of shared Christmases is utterly charming and works in any home.

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  • What could make everyone want to come home for the holidays more than a charming country Christmas?

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  • Both dramatic and charming, decorating your home in Victorian style will have heads turning.

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  • There is something for everyone to enjoy - from the charming style of the French countryside to the timeless metropolitan beauty of Paris.

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  • Cottage style furniture is not only rustic and natural but charming and comfortable as well.

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  • By combining second-hand finds with your existing pieces of furniture you can create an eclectic look and style that will be not only charming but interesting as well.

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  • Interesting accents like magnifying glasses, musical instruments, ornate boxes, or aged photographs can add charming appeal to the space.

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  • Wood floors are very charming but be sure to have them properly sealed to protect them from moisture.

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  • So whether you want something cute and fun, sophisticated and elegant, or a charming mix of the two, a beach theme is a great way to go.

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  • The Mission style is charming in its simplistic style.

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  • Kitchen borders can look wonderful over built-in cabinets and make that small spot between the ceiling and the top of the cabinets look charming.

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  • Good luck choosing just one - most makeup tables are just charming.

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  • Crowded around the pots were little jars of sparkling, summery nail polishes, gleaming lip glosses and charming dual blush/bronzer compacts.

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  • Bare Minerals began their quest as a small cosmetic boutique in a charming San Francisco Bay neighborhood.

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  • If you're hoping to go the flirtatious, charming fairy route, consider the elegant looks sported by Drew Barrymore in Ever After and by Michelle Pfeiffer in A Midsummer Night's Dream.

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  • Daisy Deluxe Gift Set: Avid fans of the scent will love this charming set.

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  • Daisy Marc Jacobs Pour Sephora Charming Candle Collection: Breathe in the Daisy fragrance with this sweet set.

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  • Deep, dramatic and rich, it is a woodsy, heady blend that characterizes the charming mystique of the seductive male, and is marketed primarily to young men.

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  • First, the Pot Rouge looks exactly the way it sounds; it comes in a circular container that is more reminiscent of a painter's tools than makeup artist, but truth be told, the container's actually rather charming.

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  • Everything from lipstick to body lotion is housed inside eye-catching containers or bottles, each more feminine and charming than the last.

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  • Bold graphics, cute images and catchy names practically do all the work for the products, but I learned years ago that even the most charming packaging could hold the most atrocious products.

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  • Urban Decay is known for its multitudinous personality: Its products are at once charming, wild, bold, twisted, elegant, creative, pretty and unique.

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