How to use Scratched in a sentence

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  • He scratched his head and scowled.

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  • She scratched the back of her head nervously.

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  • It slipped from her grip and scratched her as it tumbled.

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  • Dean scratched his head, but didn't answer.

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  • Jackson scratched his ear and the dog sat, enjoying the attention.

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  • If it was Bird Song where Annie lived, perhaps the scratched window pane is still here!

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  • Fred scratched his head as he held up the skull for close examination.

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  • She scratched at the tattoo winding around her neck, furious with him.

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  • The glass is first dipped in this protective liquid, and when the paint has set the pattern is scratched through it with a sharp point.

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  • Mayer pushed up his sleeve and scratched a bony elbow before continuing.

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  • When scratched, it yields a black streak.

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  • Among Greeks and Arabs, mourners also cut themselves with knives and scratched their faces; the Hebrew law forbade such mourning, and we find the prohibition repeated in many canons of the Eastern churches.

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  • I took the ring you gave me and I too scratched that identical message on my bedroom window, the very same room where you and I have stolen our few hours together.

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  • Elsewhere several series of such symbols resembling inscriptions have been found scratched on bones of the same period s For the history of writing these may be important, but for the history of the alphabet, as we know it, they are not in question.

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  • He scratched his head.

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  • Without greeting the officers, he scratched himself and asked to be allowed to pass as they were blocking the way.

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  • Dean scratched his head, irritated at himself for getting so caught up in Fred's continuing scenario, a scenario totally baseless in proven fact.

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  • The hardness is 2 -3; smooth cleavage surfaces can be just scratched with the finger-nail.

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  • There we are told that for purposes of divination certain signs were scratched on slips of wood from a fruit-bearing tree (including, no doubt, the beech; cp. book, German Buck, and Buchstabe, a letter of the alphabet); the slips were thrown down promiscuously on a white cloth, whence the expert picked them up at random and by them interpreted fate.

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  • The former generally consists of a hard and compact mass of rounded, scratched and sometimes polished stones firmly embedded in a powder of crushed rock.

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  • One of his nails scratched her rhythmically, sending small streaks of pleasure through her.

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  • Fluor-spar has a hardness of 4, so that it is scratched by a knife, though not so readily as calcite.

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  • This is so hard that it cannot be scratched with a diamond.

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  • He scratched his jaw reflectively and his eyes brightened with an idea.

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  • But instead, her told Cynthia the story of the message Annie scratched on her windowpane.

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  • When the glass is cold the surplus is removed either by grinding, or by applying heat to a line scratched with a diamond round the bowl.

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  • From what we have discovered, scientists extrapolate that we haven't even scratched the surface of what there is to learn here.

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  • The hunter cased watch has a cover which stops the glass from getting scratched and keeps the pocket watch from knocks and bumps.

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  • If repairs such as fixing scratched lenses become necessary, the company considers such damage to be normal everyday wear and tear on the glasses and thus does not cover this type of damage in its warranty.

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  • If the problem is related to scratched discs rather than the Wii console itself, there are many home-based products that can help you in that regard too.

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  • If you'd rather not invest in such products and technology, many video rental stores (like Blockbuster) have more professional equipment to fix scratched discs, including Nintendo Wii games.

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  • Other games may be scratched or even broken beyond repair, so having a backup copy may be advisable.

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  • Yes, there are ways for fixing scratched video games.

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  • That's one way of fixing scratched video games.

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  • If using machines isn't your style, then fixing scratched video games with some elbow grease might be the way to go.

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  • Because of the volume of DVDs that go out and the stress and negative atmosphere they are sometimes put under, a commercial grade machine is superb at fixing scratched video games.

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  • It fits in your pocket better than the Advance SP, but is more prone to getting the screen scratched (especially if you put it in your front pocket with a lot of change), unless you add a screen protector.

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  • One of the main reasons why you may want to make backup copies of your PlayStation 2 games is because it can sometimes be challenging to fix scratched video games.

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  • If you purchased the game on release day, you may have gotten a disc that was all scratched up.

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  • The disc would slide around and get scratched and sometimes would not play.

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  • By that time, most of the scratched discs were exchanged or the scratched discs played just fine and gamers didn't care.

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  • Most cat scratches do not require professional medical treatment unless the wound appears infected or the scratched person has a weakened immune system.

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  • Bartonella henselae can infect people who are scratched or (more rarely) bitten or licked by a cat.

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  • Scarring usually does not occur unless the blisters have been scratched and become infected.

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  • Rat-bite fever refers to an infection which develops in a person after being bitten or scratched by an infected animal.

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  • We've only scratched the surface of cut out bathing suits offered, but further searching on your part will reveal many more choices.

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  • Finally, we've only scratched the surface of the numerous board games that make it into a family's board game hall of fame.

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  • When storing, wrap your molds in bubble wrap, fabric, or soft tissue paper to keep them from getting scratched.

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  • This unit is also recorded by cubit lengths scratched on a tomb at Beni Hasan (44), and by dimensions of the tomb of Ramessu IV.

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  • It was of a mixed character; both Oscan and Greek inscriptions are still found up to the last, and, though there is no trace whatever of Christianity, evidences of the presence of Jews are not lacking - such are a wall-painting, probably representing the Judgment of Solomon, and a scratched inscription on a wall, "Sodoma, Gomora."

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  • Still more curious, and almost peculiar to Pompeii, are the numerous writings painted upon the walls, which have generally a semipublic character, such as recommendations of candidates for municipal offices, advertisements, &c., and the scratched inscriptions (graffiti), which are generally the mere expression of individual impulse and feeling, frequently amatory, and not uncommonly conveyed in rude and imperfect verses.

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  • The frail wooden ploughs with a lance-headed share that only scratched the surface soil, were then superseded by iron ploughs; steam threshers replaced the oxen which trod out the corn, and modern implements were widely adopted.

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  • Then I scratched a bit deeper to reveal the absurdity of the 9/11 commission, they really expect us to believe that stuff?

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  • We moored up for the night at Clayhithe, and painted the side of the boat where the new blacking had become scratched.

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  • The urns are often reduced with no visible temper, and often have stamped and incised decoration (lines scratched into the surface ).

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  • If the alloys have a chrome finish they can cost a fortune to get refurbished but look dreadful when scratched.

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  • He walked over to his place and leaned against the rock, which scratched at his skin even through the leather duster.

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  • She turned from the pot and scratched at her face with broken fingernails.

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  • One night we left droppings splattered around in my grandmother's penthouse while elephants scratched mom 's favorite pink Cadillac.

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  • To make meaningful European sales where the brand has barely scratched a selling surface.

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  • Tikhon scratched his back with one hand and his head with the other, then suddenly his whole face expanded into a beaming, foolish grin, disclosing a gap where he had lost a tooth (that was why he was called Shcherbaty--the gap-toothed).

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  • I 've got a bruised leg and a scratched nose but otherwise I 'm looking forward to trying to complete a lap tomorrow !

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  • Besides the regular refurbished apple laptops, you are able to purchase "Scratched and Dented" merchandise that is still fully functional because they are reconditioned, but may have some cosmetic blemishes.

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  • You can look for new, refurbished, redistributed, or scratched or dented laptops.

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  • At the Lenovo Outlet, you can get redistributed, refurbished, and scratched and dented models at a fraction of the retail cost.

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  • The one drawback is, unlike glass, plexiglass can be scratched easily so you must handle it carefully.

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  • We've really only scratched the surface of discount fleece cat beds on the market.

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  • Old pieces that are chipped and scratched can often be found at flea markets and yard sales for anywhere from $40 to $100.

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  • The effect is almost a scratched look because the underlying surface is typically blended with the paint giving it an antiqued or aged appearance.

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  • As long as they aren't dented or scratched on the interior, used pans are perfectly acceptable for baking cakes to decorate.

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  • Trace the lines you'll need to cut, then place the flat cupcake liner on a cutting board or another sturdy surface that can be scratched.

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  • It can mean the end of accidents in the house and scratched walls and doors as your pet tries to tell you he needs to go.

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  • Levy Classical Strap - The sound hole hook on this strap is made from soft plastic to protect your guitar from becoming scratched when you use it.

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  • Use felt gliders on the bottom to protect the floor from getting scratched.

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  • There are a number of finishes available too, from scratched to reflective or even patterned, stainless steel can be a dynamic element in your room's design and add that designer touch you've been looking for.

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  • One big advantage to a solid surface synthetic is that it can be polished if it gets scratched.

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  • The rectangular body of the bag zips open around the top, revealing inner storage compartments to organize your pieces and keep the more delicate ones from being scratched during transport.

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  • Moonstone is fragile and can be easily scratched or chipped.

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  • Jewelry organizers have been designed to keep jewelry safe and will stop the chains from getting twisted or the pendant getting scratched.

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  • Some gemstones are comparatively soft and may get scratched, therefore keeping them well stored will help to avoid damage.

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  • While gold and silver jewelry can be customized with an inscription or date, these materials may become easily dinged or scratched with normal use.

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  • Opals can easily get scratched from daily wear and tear.

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  • Another perk of purchasing Black Flys is they offer replacement lenses for many of their styles in the event that you have a scratched lens.

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  • This also prevents your eye from becoming irritated, and from becoming scratched by a dry contact.

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  • The plastic or metal may be flimsier, the hinges less sturdy, and the designer logo may easily be scratched off.

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  • Check for scratched lenses, twisted frames, or other distress on the glasses before you buy.

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  • Next, it's time to apply the Liquid Lens treatment formula to the scratched area.

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  • You'll then work this solution into the scratched area in a gentle, buffing motion.

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  • The bottom line is try your very best not to get your glasses scratched.

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  • If your scratch is really small, toothpaste can act as a filler in that spot, and can give the illusion that the glasses have never been scratched.

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  • Any time that you use your shirt or anything that might have small particles on it, you put your glasses at risk for being scratched.

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  • Keep your glasses in a case to make sure that they aren't inadvertently ruined and scratched.

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  • Some have complained that LensCrafters have given them poor quality (scratched lenses, for example), and that they feel like a dime a dozen with their services.

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  • Please keep in mind that you cannot return your lenses if you've mounted them or scratched them.

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  • For a nominal fee, you can buy the protection plan and not have to worry about paying full cost if your glasses get scratched or damaged.

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  • Thrifty Fun has a section on repairing scratched eyeglasses.

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  • Anti-reflective coatings are notorious for becoming scratched and/or foggy.

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  • Some people say that when a lens is scratched, it's scratched, but that's not the case here.

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  • The warranty will only cover damage that occurs as a result of a defect-not normal wear and tear-so scratched lenses, accidental breakage, and screw replacements are a few of the things on a list of what will not be covered.

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  • Scratched lenses are considered normal wear and are not covered under the company's one-year warranty.

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  • The glasses with the polarization layer located inside the actual lens should be your first choice, as over time the polarization layer on the outside of your lenses can be scratched or wear off.

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  • The lenses are designed to block 100 percent of both UVA and UVB light and are coated with a carbonate coating that prevents them from being scratched.

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  • If you're someone frequently on the go or you find yourself constantly replacing readers because they became scratched or broken in your purse, pocket, or car, slimline readers could be the perfect solution for you.

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  • When the consoles released the information on their character specific versions of the game, I think the whole world scratched its head at the PS2.

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  • On the plus side, plastic cell phone covers will prevent your handset from getting scratched up and they will also protect against cracking.

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  • You wouldn't want that screen to get scuffed or the body to get scratched, now would you?

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  • In addition to keeping scratched screens at bay, the screen protectors can prevent fingerprints, repel dust, and make the screen easier to read in various lighting conditions.

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  • It's far too easy for your BlackBerry to get scratched by keys and other items when the phone is placed in a pocket or purse.

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  • Scratch testing, in which the skin is scratched instead of punctured, is used less often, but the principle is the same.

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  • Yes, there are many love games, and we've only just scratched the surface, but alas, our time together has ended.

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  • Many engagement ring designs, particularly diamond solitaire engagement rings, have delicate exposed edges that can easily be chipped or scratched, while prongs can accidentally be warped, bent, or twisted.

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  • If the engraving is not well done it could just appear that the ring is scratched, therefore finding a professional and reputable engraver is paramount.

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  • Sharp objects should never be used to clean dirt and debris from the fine contours of a filigree ring, particularly an antique, because both the gems and the metal could easily be scratched.

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  • The ring can be soaked to help loosen dirt, but sharp objects or pins should never be used to pry out dirt - the ring could be easily scratched, and repairs on delicate, elaborate designs can be expensive.

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  • Harley rings are larger than many wedding rings and can be scratched, dented, and damaged more easily.

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  • This is because very soft metals can get worn away or scratched by harder metals.

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  • Scratches - precious metals such as gold and platinum can get scratched.

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  • Each time a gold ring is knocked or scratched, a small amount of the gold material is lost on other surfaces.

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  • Platinum, on the other hand, may get scratched, but the material is not lost as part of the process.

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  • The pouch will keep the ring from rubbing against other jewelry and getting scratched.

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  • Shine it with a soft cloth, and when you are not wearing it, store it in a pouch so it does not become scratched from other pieces of jewelry.

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  • The hard metal holds up to an active lifestyle without getting scratched or damaged.

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  • Scuffed and scratched leather can sometimes be camouflaged with leather polish.

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  • In each telling, Bloody Mary appears in the mirror with disastrous results from a scratched and mutilated face to instant insanity.

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  • In the steamed up mirror, a fingertip had scratched the terrible words "HELP ME".

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  • The portion of the heel stowed beneath the arch of the shoe is made of aluminum, so that makes the heel stronger AND less likely to become scratched or damaged.

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  • Crystal bit and scratched Jason repeatedly in a failed effort to turn him into a werepanther so he could father a new generation of the creatures.

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  • We've only scratched the surface of inspirations for Egyptian tattoos, but you can easily see why these images remain so popular in modern society.

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  • Also, check for flaws in the watch, such as loose hardware, a damaged watch band, or a cracked or scratched crystal.

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  • Therefore, unlike other watches, it can be prone to being knocked and scratched against other items such as keys, loose change and any other essential items that find their way into our pockets.

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  • Pocket watches often have a lid or a case that stops the watch from getting scratched and helps to protect it against knocks.

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  • Spare Music CD - If your squad is going to be performing to a recorded song, make sure you burn a spare CD in case the original gets scratched or damaged.

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  • The list above has just scratched the surface of the different types of cardiovascular workouts you can do.

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  • She is also known for getting into an altercation with a fellow contestant Erin Shattuck after Erin called referred to Brandi's "meth scratched face."

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  • While the initial bite may be singular, the allergic reaction to the injected chemicals may cause a rash, especially if the bite is scratched and spread.

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  • Thus, for instance, to% aluminium bronze is scratched by an ordinary steel knife-blade, yet the sets of needles used for perforating postage stamps last longer if made of aluminium bronze than if made of steel.

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  • The North American Indians fear lest their venerated rattlesnake should incite its kinsfolk to avenge any injury done to it, and when the Seminole Indians begged an English traveller to rid them of one of these troublesome intruders, they scratched him-as a matter of formin order to appease the spirit of the dead snake.

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  • One crossed himself continually, the other scratched his back and made a movement of the lips resembling a smile.

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  • A woman, dreaming of her pending marriage, scratched in tiny letters with her diamond, 'So in love, says everyone,' on the pane of her bedroom window.

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  • Refreshed and clean, she made herself a sandwich of lunch meat and scratched her way through half of a novel before she gave up and went to the bathroom to search for some kind of ointment.

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  • In this case an inscription records the repair and restoration of the edifice after the The interest taken by the Pompeians in the sports of the amphitheatre is shown by the contents of the numerous painted and scratched inscriptions relating to them which have been found in Pompeii - notices of combats, laudatory inscriptions, including even references to the admiration which gladiators won from the fair sex, &c.

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