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The minute you give the impression these matches are not important then the whole thing spirals down.
Her piercing soprano spirals down and around the languid phrases and stripped-down sound of "My Life.
The cars were on a narrow road known locally as the Screw because of the way it spirals down the steep cliff to the beach at Nefyn when a 50-yard stretch of the cliff broke away.