Sorry isn't a magic wand, Alex.
A vamp approached with the type of wand security personnel at airports used.
All the world over it is held that such people can assume the form of animals; sometimes the power of the shaman is held to depend on his being able to summon his familiar; among the Ostiaks the shaman's coat was covered with representations of birds and beasts; two bear's claws were on his hands; his wand was covered with mouse-skin; when he wished to divine he beat his drum till a black bird appeared and perched on his hut; then the shaman swooned, the bird vanished, and the divination could begin.
angle of the state, in the Rhatikon range, and is named to Naafkopf or the Rothe Wand (8445 ft.); on its summit the Swiss, Vorarlberg, and Liechtenstein frontiers join.
Jenn ran small wand over her body, eyes expertly taking in her skin.
Of these the first is etymologically correct (except that it should rather be " stitcher of verse "); the second was suggested by the fact, for which there is early evidence, that the reciter was accustomed to hold a wand in his hand - perhaps, like the sceptre in the Homeric assembly, as a symbol of the right to a hearing.3 The first notice of rhapsody meets us at Sicyon, in the reign of Cleisthenes (600-560 B.C.), who " put down the rhapsodists on account of the poems of Homer, because they are all about Argos and the Argives " (Hdt.
of Civita Vecchia towards the hills, near La Farnesina, where its ruins may still be seen; the city walls and some of the streets Wand buildings may be traced, and an inscription (which must have stood over one of the city gates) recording its foundation has been discovered.
The virtue of the hazel wand was supposed to be dependent on its having two forks; these were to be grasped in the fists, with the fingers uppermost, but with moderate firmness only, lest the free motion of the opposite end downwards towards the looked-for object should be interfered with.
The word pa,bcpS6s is post-Homeric, but was known to Pindar, who gives two different explanations of it - " singer of stitched verse " (pair - r6 EirEwv aocb01), and " singer with the wand " (pa(3b6s).
He concludes that the aged Ulysses belongs to the " continuation " (the change wrought by Athena's wand being a device to reconcile the two views), and hence that the continuation is the work of a different author.
The Wand who accompanied them and became bishop of Rewardasher in Persia was not, as Barhebraeus supposed, the catholicus of Seleucia who held office in 420, but a much younger man.
You simply remove the bottle cork to reveal a bubble wand.
Let us now compare these data with the account given in the Homeric poems. The word " rhapsode " does not yet exist; we hear only of the singer " (aoc56s), who does not carry a wand or laurel-branch, but the lyre (40pyry), with which he accompanies his "song."
The difference made by substituting the wand or branch of laurel for the lyre of the Homeric singer is a slighter one, though not without significance.
Of Saiva mendicant and ascetic orders, the members of which are considered more or less followers of Sankara Acharya, the following may be mentioned: (I) Dandis, or staff-bearers, who carry a wand with a piece of red cloth, containing the sacred cord, attached to it, and also wear one or more pieces of cloth of the same colour.
She closes this letter with, "I must go to bed, for Morpheus has touched my eyelids with his golden wand."
Do not soak the wand in water overnight, as the boiling tank of the espresso maker can suck the dirty water inside the machine.
The wand has a special soft sponge head, designed to host the micro dermabrasion crystal cream and massage your skin.
Something had to give - and what gave was Go For Wand's right foreleg.
So consider the following: One rhymes with wand - imagine an enormous magician 's wand.
Sometimes Ulysses is represented as aged and worn by toil, so that Penelope, for instance, cannot recognize him; sometimes he is really in the prime of heroic vigour, and his appearing as a beggarly old man is the work of Athena's wand.
This Bio Green Water Wand is a heavy duty spray lance designed to let you water hard to reach areas with ease and accuracy.
magic wand to select it all at once.
magician's wand is an embryo scepter, and historical kings still retain many trappings from their magic office.
Plus a water wand containing a 2,300 gauss magnet.
means one thing: Faster and more thorough cleaning, with fewer passes of the wand.
Hard floor wand More and more carpet cleaners are earning extra money by offering hard floor cleaning.
Back to Sticky Fingers with the new mudguard for Treacle to wave his magic paint wand over.
unscrew the lid of the tube to reveal the wand applicator.
violet wand treatment of her life.
Jo Dean OR children skip around room waving a wand.
In addition she is carrying a wand in her left hand.
Seeing Darkhawk suddenly stop in mid stroke Trimus feared the worst and he drew a wand.
Some people also may feel uplifted in their vibration just by holding the wand in their hand.
Three souls that yearn to be touched by the magical wand of love.
The birthday child gets a magic wand to keep, 01344 777 564.
They were all put into an enclosure, and a barrier of hazel wand defied further molestation.
The device can be turned off at any time with a magnetic wand.
A truly beautiful wand to be treasured for a lifetime!
On arriving at the site each visitor is given an interactive audio wand.
wand mask tool by pressing W.
He carried as the staff of office a willow wand, from which the bark was peeled.
Finally, Anastasia is firmly attached to the rotating bondage rack, where she is given the violet wand treatment of her life.
Why not try your hand at making a fairy wand or a pirate's treasure chest.
A crystal wand has a force field or aura around it like any other object.
Then I turned the wand sideways so that it was horizontal to my face.
I reapplied the mascara to the wand then dabbed it across the bottom lashes the same way.
When choosing a mascara for lengthening short lashes, oftentimes the type of mascara wand plays just as large a role as the mascara formula itself.
Spherical wand: This wand may resemble a mini medieval torture device, but the round shape actually helps coax short lashes up and out, from corner to corner, which creates a wide eyed, lengthened look.
Rubber bristle wand: A wand that uses rubber bristles as opposed to brush-like fibers helps separate and define lashes, making short lashes look longer.
This type of wand also cuts down on clumps.
Comb wand: A comb wand features tiny teeth that separate and define lashes to give the illusion of length.
A comb wand, like the rubber bristle brush, also helps prevent clumping and mascara overload.
Dual-ended: A dual-ended wand usually features a nourishing primer on one end and a lengthening mascara on the other.
Small brush: A tiny wand or brush is best for short lashes.
The right mascara and wand can help short lashes look up to much longer, creating the perfect evening-out look.
"Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold; everything is softer and more beautiful."
This shape cartridge contains numerous shapes of Tinkerbell in flying positions both with and without her fairy wand.
Every little detail may be touched by a magic wand, from your wedding dress (perhaps it's long, opulent and worthy of a moment on the red carpet) to your surroundings (maybe you favor an enchanted forest type setting).
A complete costume includes shoes, a wand and headpiece.
Choose wispy material, add flowers and ribbons and accent the entire look with a wand decorated in matching ribbons.
Wand Plant (Galax) - C. aphylla is one of the neatest little plants for the rock garden; its white wand-like flowers are in dense spike-like racemes 9 to 15 inches high.
Mini blinds also have a wand attached to one side that allows you to change the tilt of the slats to allow more or less light in.
Instead of a fairy godmother's wand, the following list can help you determine what to wear.
Ollivander's Wand Shop allows one audience member the chance to test a wand of their very own to find the wand that is meant for them.
Now all he can do is roll, but fortunately you have a magic wand, called a "stylus".
It's easy to look for an official Nintendo Wii Remote, but you could opt for something like the Nyko Wand instead.
This is just like the Nyko Wand, except it has the enhanced motion sensing technology embedded into it that would normally require the Wii MotionPlus attachment.
The games feature the heart-pounding tournament along with the Quidditch World Cup and more spells than you can shake a wand at.
Once you have spells charged to your wand and you've tempered some charms you should start using them.
The more skill points you have the more spells you can cast each time you charge your wand so to get the most out of being a witch or warlock - raise those skills, make some friends then get to work.
During the echo, an ultrasound transducer (hand-held wand placed on the skin of the chest) emits high-frequency sound waves to produce pictures of the heart's valves and chambers.
Bathrooms need to be fitted with a shower chair, grab bars, a shower wand, a tub lift, or a shower bench.
To get the curls you want, you put one of the several included rollers onto the wand.
Instead of being a solid bar of metal, the Jet Aire system has holes where hot air can flow up through the wand, through the curlers, and set your hair, root to tip.
The Jet Aire Professional Hair Styling Iron Hot Air Wand: This one looks like a regular curling iron with slots in the barrel.
The Wizards of Waverly Place wand toy you'll find in most toy stores is bright red with a green tip.
It's designed to look just like Alex Russo's wand on the popular Disney Channel TV show.
When you press this button, the tip of the wand lights up and it makes one of five magical sounds.
Secondly, the wand comes with a Cast a Spell book, which provides young wizards with spell-casting ideas, like making a cashmere sweater appear.
To be authentic to the show, girls should store their wand in their socks or in their shoes.
The Wizards of Waverly Place wand is made of plastic and manufactured by Mattel, a common manufacturer of Disney-branded products.
The wand can be played with right out of the package.
There is another Wizards of Waverly Place wand toy you may come across at certain party stores.
This wand takes two AA batteries, which are not included.
Electronic Princess Presto Set includes the princess' clothes and accessories as well as a Magic Spelling Wand that repeats her favorite lines from the show.
Wave & Learn Magic Spelling Wand combines learning spelling and phonics in a toy that is adjustable for different ages and skill levels.
The DC14 is equipped with an extended telescopic wand ideal for cleaning stairs, ceiling fans, or other hard to reach places.
The DC14 includes brushes, dusters, and crevice tools for the wand attachment.
Dyson's high velocity technology removes dust and prevents materials from entering the wand.
The DC24 includes a telescopic wand with additional accessories to extend the reach of the vacuum up to 29 feet.
The DC23 includes an extendable tube and wand, enabling the device to reach every nook and cranny of your house.
The Shark Multivac with Back Saver Wand is a multifunction vacuum that is a must have for any home.
It has an omni-directional steam wand and maintains a constant temperature throughout the brewing process.The Rocket Espresso Cellini Professional - Plumbed Model retails for $1899 and is available at Whote Latte Love.
These machines sometimes have more than one steam wand as well.
Steam Wand: Each espresso maker also has a steam wand that froths the milk by ejecting steam.
You need to clean this wand after you use it in milk, or at the end of each day of use.
Boiler Parts: The boiler sight glass determines the amount of water in the steam that passes through the steam wand.
This rugged hand held mixer stands upright on a non-skid base and it can easily and effectively replace up to four different kitchen appliances, including a blender, a mixer, a food processor and a wand mixer.
The lightweight aluminum wand is so convenient that homeowners can carry the cat while vacuuming their comfort zone!
Bamix refers to their immersion blenders as wand mixers.
You can buy the tiara, wand, and shoes separately on the site.
Carry a short wand and be sure to simper.
This includes a wand, beautiful fairy wings and a tiara for those extra special fairies.
Eyeshadow, antennae, perhaps a wand - match these with any pretty dress or dance outfit, or even just a blouse and leggings, and you are a fairy.
Some accessories that you might want for your fairy costume include a crown or wand.
Adding light green ribbons to your hair and carrying a wand adorned with flowers and ribbons can enhance your look.
NeuroSky created a character to look like Star War's Darth Vader who can turn his saber light or wand on and off without touching it.
An interesting fact is that when a child gets distracted and loses concentration, the wand or light goes off.
Hide a broom, hat, cape, stuffed black cat, magic wand, etc. within the field or forest.
Fill a woodland style willow basket with a fairy dress-up costume, a magic wand, an assortment of colored play silks and a few Tinkerbell movies or the Disney classic Peter Pan.
Dip the wand into the bubble/paint solution and blow bubbles at a piece of drawing paper.
Add some magic to your pixie with a wand and you're ready to enchant!
The odds are that someone in your squad or a friend will have some experience using imaging tools like Photoshop or Illustrator and can resize the image or use the "magic wand" tool to select and replace colors as needed.
All three of the Stimvaks above come with two aluminum attachments: a single jet wand and an aluminum upholstery tool.
Magic Party or Harry Potter theme: Turn your invite into a magic wand.
J.K. Rowling has achieved a feat of strength in the creation of this novel because as much as she has given to the book, this story of Harry Potter is only the handle of a very intricately crafted wand.
With a flick of a wand, the pitch is illuminated showing multiple levels of opportunities and as the stars mount their brooms to engage the elements of the story, the crowd goes wild.
For someone who hasn't read the book watching Ron try to use his broken wand time and time again will seem to serve comedic purposes that only children can truly enjoy.
It's the little things like Ron's broken wand that seem so unimportant at times, but serve a larger purposes later on that are repeated relentlessly, as if people won't make the connections otherwise.
Want a wand that's better than Harry Potter's?
Harry had to go to Diagon Alley and buy his wand from Mr. Ollivander, but what he didn't know (and it's not his fault - nobody told him) is that the most powerful wands are those you make yourself.
Eventually even Harry Potter will have to make his own wand.
Here is how to make your own Harry Potter wand.
To find a suitable piece of wood for your Harry Potter wand, you must first be warned - cutting a tree for wand-material is a last resort.
This will dull the knife, so you might want to get a knife specifically for wand work; don't use someone else's knife, dull it and then put it back into the drawer!
Some people want their Harry Potter wand to taper to a point, some don't - it's up to you.
Now you must smooth your wand with sandpaper.
Start with a coarse grade and after a while, switch to progressively finer grades, until your stick (now turning into a wand!) is smooth as silk.
Many people prefer the unadorned, plain smooth wooden wand, but others like to put symbols, gems or other decorations on it.
If you want symbols, or your name, on your wand, very carefully carve out the letters or symbols.
This can be tricky if your wand is thin - too much carving and your wand is weakened and could easily snap in two.
Once you have appropriate symbology on your wand, you might want to 'color in' the letters with a felt tip marker, so that they stand out.
If you want a crystal tip on your wand, you can whittle out a depression in the tip, and insert a small pointed piece of quartz or other mineral.
You may want to insert small semi-precious stones such as onyx or amethyst is down the length of the wand.
Be as creative as you want to be on the final look and feel of your Harry Potter wand.
Once you think you are finished with the decoration and the smoothing, oil your wand with a mineral oil.
If your wand ever gets dull or dusty looking, reapply a coat of oil to the wood and polish it with a soft cloth and it will soon be healthy and shiny again.
And there you have it, a wand as fine as anything Harry Potter could procure in Diagon Alley, and it's all yours.
Lips to Love Instant Lip Plumper features a vibrating wand to boost circulation and plump lips without any irritation.
backbreaking work out of weeding with this handy little weed wand.
So consider the following: One rhymes with wand - imagine an enormous magician's wand.
wand in the hand is placed in the middle of the tripod's legs.
waved a magic wand!
rudda, stick, rodda, stake), a twig or shoot of a tree or bush, especially a straight slender stick or wand used as an instrument of punishment, as a symbol of office, or as an implement, usually composed of several joints, for angling or fishing.
Without magic wand or tasseled hat, I pour perfection with Blackthorn - " just like that " !
All you need to do is: Unscrew the lid of the tube to reveal the wand applicator.
A truly beautiful wand to be treasured for a lifetime !
You can also activate the Magic wand mask tool by pressing W.
Why not try your hand at making a fairy wand or a pirate 's treasure chest.
Translate The wand in the hand is placed in the middle of the tripod 's legs.
Along came Beverley North from Home Stagers and virtually waved a magic wand !
From small stuffed mice to birds on a wand, there is an entire world of toys for your cat.
This innovative little cat toy has a wand attached to a movable arm that can bend in all directions.
A weighted feather is attached to the end of a wand by a durable string.
Each individual crystal can absorb a vast amount of fluid, wand this is why silica makes such a great cat litter.
Each bed includes a hand control wand to adjust the positions of the bed that is either corded or is a wireless remote.
Differently formulated from its competition, this mascara's wand dips into a makeup mixture that forms small "tubes" around your lashes, abolishing clumps, streaks, and flakes that are common culprits of most eye makeup products.
At an affordable $26 price, this mascara has a two sided wand.
The applicator is a tapered plastic wand with short quills.
Wiggle the wand from side to side to coat the bases of lashes, then pull the brush up and through the lashes.
It's still the same basic shape as a traditional mascara wand, unlike L'Oreal Telescopic's brush, which has flat sections and pointy sections.
If you need more, get another brush or wand.
For super sexy evening eyes, use a small mascara wand, and turn the wand vertically to apply on the lower lashes to grab each lash and draw attention to your lashes.
A smaller wand helps grab even the tiniest lashes and make your eyes stand out.
Proven to increase lip size up to 20% within the first five minutes, the brush wand is easy to apply in a pinch and is a splurge-worthy product for those seeking a shine plumper.
A cake mascara is a glamorous and feminine product that is easier to apply and build upon than wand varieties, yet they offer softer and richer lash definition.
Next in line was Trish McEvoy Eye Base Essentials, a primer packaged in a sleek, elegant tube with a sponge wand applicator.
Look for a wand with a lot of individual bristles that will help comb the lashes out.
Apply a coat of the mascara by starting at the base of the lid, and wiggling the wand upwards to the tip.
Autograph eyeliner is applied with an applicator wand with a slim brush.
Oops remover is applied with a wand which makes application to the right spot precise and lets you wipe away those little long-lasting color mistakes without having to start over.
The mascara comes in a double-sided wand containing a lash primer and a lengthening topcoat.
The Silk Eye Shadow Wash is a water-based liquid-to-powder shadow that applies with a wand and comes in a .11 fl oz tube.
Then I got comfortable at my vanity table.I tapped the ends of my top eyelashes with the mascara wand with the tip, one eye at time.
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