Gargoyles sentence example

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  • A row of gargoyles surmounts each storey of the facade, which is also ornamented by sculptured friezes.
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  • "What are Gargoyles?" asked Zeb.
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  • Other works include the Sheridan monument in Washington; " Mares of Diomedes " and " Ruskin " in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; statue of Lincoln, Newark, N.J.; statue of Henry Ward Beecher, Brooklyn; the Wyatt Memorial, Raleigh, N.C.; " The Flyer " at the university of Virginia; gargoyles for a Princeton dormitory; " Wonderment of Motherhood " and " Conception."
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  • She did actually, Ozzy let her have his big four poster covered in carved gargoyles for the night.
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  • He came upon the looming doors that stood so tall, he could not see the small stone gargoyles placed neatly above the awning.
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  • The sculptors enjoyed themselves in making gargoyles in the form of monsters, demons or some local character.
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  • His castle was guarded by flying gargoyles, and the crypt entrance was protected by animated skeletons (think Ray Harryhausen ).
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  • Two of the new gargoyles are now safely in place.
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  • North wall: two windows set below dormers which have grotesque gargoyles protruding from the base at either side.
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  • The building features many gargoyles - picture 3 above.
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  • Our greatest Champion, Overman-Anu, once climbed the spiral stairway and fought nine days with the Gargoyles before he could escape them and come back; but he could never be induced to describe the dreadful creatures, and soon afterward a bear caught him and ate him up.
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  • "What the Gargoyles most dread is a noise," said the man's voice.
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  • "Very good," said the Wizard; "we can all yell better than we can fight, so we ought to defeat the Gargoyles."
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  • These steps lead to the Land of the Gargoyles.
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  • "The Country of the Gargoyles is all wooden!" exclaimed Zeb; and so it was.
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  • Wooden birds fluttered among the trees and wooden cows were browsing upon the wooden grass; but the most amazing things of all were the wooden people--the creatures known as Gargoyles.
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  • The Gargoyles were very small of stature, being less than three feet in height.
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  • In turn the Wizard and the children, the horse and the kitten, examined the Gargoyles with the same silent attention.
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  • Crack! crash! bang! went his iron-shod hoofs against the wooden bodies of the Gargoyles, and they were battered right and left with such force that they scattered like straws in the wind.
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  • But the Gargoyles were clever enough not to attack the horse the next time.
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  • Zeb ran and picked up one of the Gargoyles that lay nearest to him.
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  • When the next company of Gargoyles advanced, our adventurers began yelling as if they had gone mad.
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  • Dorothy was captured in the same way, and numbers of the Gargoyles clung to Jim's legs, so weighting him down that the poor beast was helpless.
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  • The Gargoyles roughly pushed them into the opening, where there was a platform, and then flew away and left them.
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  • Looking out, they could see into some of the houses near them, where there were open windows in abundance, and were able to mark the forms of the wooden Gargoyles moving about in their dwellings.
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  • "Ha, ha!" chuckled the old cab-horse; "they're not 'Gurgles,' little maid; they're Gargoyles."
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  • If the Gargoyles can unhook the wings then the power to fly lies in the wings themselves, and not in the wooden bodies of the people who wear them.
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  • So, if we had the wings, and could escape the Gargoyles, we might fly to that rock and be saved.
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  • These preparations had not consumed a great deal of time, but the sleeping Gargoyles were beginning to wake up and move around, and soon some of them would be hunting for their missing wings.
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  • Our friends had a good start and were able to maintain it, for with their eight wings they could go just as fast as could the Gargoyles.
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  • The flames leaped up at once and the bonfire began to smoke and roar and crackle just as the great army of wooden Gargoyles arrived.
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  • "Probably the Gargoyles are still busy trying to put out the fire," returned the Wizard.
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  • They're uglier than the Gargoyles.
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  • This catalog sells historical and antique reproductions like gargoyles and angel statues for the garden.
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  • FramesDirect.com has styles from Bolle, Gargoyles, and Wiley X to choose from.
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  • The fact that Gargoyles also help reduce distortion and enhance visual clarity in the wearer's periphery has made them exceptionally popular with NASCAR drivers, where accurate peripheral vision is necessary for optimum performance.
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  • Prices range from $45-120 for non-prescription Gargoyles shades, though several models can incorporate prescription lenses for an additional charge.
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  • Indoor and outdoor decorations range from spider candle holders to gargoyles.
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  • Gargoyles are another element associated with this design style.
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  • You can tour the entire cathedral and climb to the top as well as see the gargoyles.
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  • High Heels and Bloodsuckers is the brainchild of Casey Pendleton, a Midwest author with an obsession for gargoyles, penguins, and creatures of the night.
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  • Several more warriors stood at intersections like gargoyles, moving only to point in the direction she needed to go.
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