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Mohammed Dib's poems are always enigmatic and semaphoric and seem to challenge the reader.
Fortunately there is an English speaker here or communication would be semaphoric.
But it did appear that while other party factions make do next week with the usual frenzy of scampering runners and semaphoric hand signals, the Christian Coalition's floor whips will have an advantage with their hand-held computers in constant contact with a command center.
She is larger than life: a loud friendly voice that is immediately engaging, semaphoric gestures, wide billiard eyes and a smile that shows both rows of teeth.
Caio Fonseca's semaphoric abstractions, collectively entitled "Tenth Street Paintings," 1992--93, perform a skittering dance across waxy canvas skins, weighing surface against rhythm.