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Kennedy rushed toward the well, slid down the dampened steps, and flung himself at full length by the side of a fresh spring, in which he plunged his parched lips.
The effect was instantaneous, The flames danced along the parched trunk of the pine like lightning quivering on a chain, and immediately a column of living fire was raging on the terrace.
Rain, beating heavily upon his body, awakened him and sitting up he cupped his hands and caught the precious drops which he transferred to his parched throat.
I took out my small provisions and after having refreshed myself, I secured the remainder in a cave, whereof there were great numbers; I gathered plenty of eggs upon the rocks, and got a quantity of dry sea-weed, and parched grass, which I designed to kindle the next day, and roast my eggs as well as I could, for I had about me my flint, steel, match, and burning-glass.
The course of meat finished, they spread upon the sheepskins a great heap of parched acorns, and with them they put down a half cheese harder than if it had been made of mortar.
When asked why films like Mom, Parched and Pink in which women are the central characters are being made nowadays, she said:"There were subject films even earlier too, but more women working in the industry as writers and directors has definitely helped.
European wheat futures fell on Wednesday as US prices eased after a weather-fuelled rally earlier in the week while rain in France provided some relief to parched crops.
Check out the Tribune's Reservoir App to see where the drought has receded, and which Texas communities' reservoirs are still parched.
From robots to romance and social issues, PARCHED holds all the trappings of a thoroughly engrossing futuristic novel.
government issued its annual spring outlook Thursday, predicting that dry conditions that have parched California and the southwest will continue with little relief, and moderate flooding is possible around the Great Lakes area of the north-central United States.
99 (Boots) MY LONG hair has gone a bit texture two-tone over winter - greasy roots and dry, parched ends.
Sarel knows where to find food in the parched earth and Musa, water.