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They ran about with the mirror; and at last there was not a land or a person who was not represented distorted in the mirror.
I could see their faces, flushed and angry, the brutality distorted and emphasized by the sickly yellow of the sea-lamps which rocked back and forth with the ship.
Truth is our element of life, yet if a man fasten his attention on a single aspect of truth and apply himself to that alone for a long time, the truth becomes distorted and not itself but falsehood; herein resembling the air, which is our natural element, and the breath of our nostrils, but if a stream of the same be directed on the body for a time, it causes cold, fever, and even death.
Her beautiful face was distorted in an expression of horrible malevolence.
Emaciated arms and legs attached to a torso which seemed to be mostly distorted abdomen completed the "holy vision of her radiant beauty.
Every gondola that swam by us, with its crescents and pyramids and circles of colored lamps hung aloft, and lighting up the faces of the young and the sweet-scented and lovely below, was a picture; and the reflections of those lights, so long, so slender, so numberless, so many-colored and so distorted and wrinkled by the waves, was a picture likewise, and one that was enchantingly beautiful.
not a living figure but was writhing in torture, not a dead one but was smeared with blood, gashed with wounds, and distorted with the agonies that had taken away its life!
She added that seeing their bodies distorted in an editing process is an example of the obstacles that women have yet to overcome.
We will not take seriously any distorted statements by the Turkey rapporteur regarding Turkey.
Summary: Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], November 7 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA from Telangana, Raja Singh, on Tuesday threatened Sanjay Leela Bhansali that he would have to pay if the history was distorted in his upcoming movie 'Padmavati'.
Summary: The Karni Sena Rajput community has said it will oppose screening if facts are distorted in the film
Addressing a press conference in Islamabad, the AJK premier said his last day statement was distorted.