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Ass" was evidently the word, and the angel retired, smiling with mundane satisfaction over the compliment that reached her ears.
Even in the upper and damp region I procured very few, excepting some minute Diptera and Hymenoptera, mostly of common mundane forms.
Again, Euphorbia, a mundane or widely distributed genus, has here eight species, of which seven are confined to the archipelago, and not one found on any two islands: Acalypha and Borreria, both mundane genera, have respectively six and seven species, none of which have the same species on two islands, with the exception of one Borreria, which does occur on two islands.
Though she extrudes all other persons from his attention as cheap and unworthy, she indemnifies him by carrying out her own being into somewhat impersonal, large, mundane, so that the maiden stands to him for a representative of all select things and virtues.
There was then a long silence; during which, Mrs Sparkler, lying back on her sofa again, shut her eyes and raised her eyebrows in her former retirement from mundane affairs.
But the strong emotional appeal of magnanimous morality creates temptations to apply it to large-number situations, such as markets, where it does more harm than good by hampering the cooperation between large numbers of strangers that cannot be achieved without reliance on mundane morality.
Doyle is such a masterful storyteller - he captures everyday life just wonderfully and cleverly combines the mundane goings-on with the magical.
According to the Los Angeles, the question was about the most mundane thing that the duo had ever obsessed over, to which Seinfeld responded that they never obsess over anything that isn't mundane, Radar Online reported.
In her introduction to William Eggleston's book of photographs The Democratic Forest, Eudora Welty writes, "They focus on the mundane world.
It's a neat poem, where the mundane world encroaches on the fantastic.
In the case of risk management, tough times have meant a more intense focus on harnessing systems and technology platforms to reduce or even eliminate the more mundane manual tasks associated with the risk management function.
This Imperial Stormtrooper had to get used to a rather more mundane form of human transport, although he blended in nicely with the crowds attending the fourth annual British International Comics Show at Thinktank in Birmingham over the weekend.