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He exchanges new lamps for old, the spangles of illusion for the drabs of reality, and in the end cheats all who traffic with him.
I would rather be a parson's wife and teach a Sunday school than this; or a sergeant's lady and ride in the regimental waggon; or, oh, how much gayer it would be to wear spangles and trousers and dance before a booth at a fair.
Nor was this the only remarkable circumstance about these dogs, for each of them wore a kind of little coat of some gaudy colour trimmed with tarnished spangles, and one of them had a cap upon his head, tied very carefully under his chin, which had fallen down upon his nose and completely obscured one eye; add to this, that the gaudy coats were all wet through and discoloured with rain, and that the wearers were splashed and dirty, and some idea may be formed of the unusual appearance of these new visitors to the Jolly Sandboys.
I thought you a broken toy that had lasted its time; a worthless spangle that was tarnished, and thrown away.
Both theoretical studies and practical experiments have demonstrated that this addition of lead leads to darkening of the spangles over time, thereby impairing the aesthetics of the galvanized steel sheet.
FONDLY remembered sweets such as Toffos and Spangles could be back on sale thanks to an internet campaign.
MEET Spangles, the cute cross-eyed cat who is winning thousands of fans.
SPANGLES sweets - last sold in the early 1980s - have topped a poll of the brands consumers would most like to see revived, according to a poll.
Costume designer Christine Darch helps Soto layer her eclectic movement vocabulary with the dazzle of spangles, glitz, and exposed flesh.
Take Spangles, for example, we all remember Spangles, well, at least some of us older ones do.