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In Ethiopia are such men as have one foot, and they walk so fast that it is a great marvel.
My misfortune was to carry it into print when I began to write a story, in the Ik Marvel manner, or rather to compose it in type at the case, for that was what I did; and it was not altogether imitated from Ik Marvel either, for I drew upon the easier art of Dickens at times, and helped myself out with bald parodies of Bleak House in many places.
We need not marvel at extinction; if we must marvel, let it be at our presumption in imagining for a moment that we understand the many complex contingencies, on which the existence of each species depends.
I marvel, said Arthur, that the knight would not speak.
A fraction of a second too long in the water and the fine and silken edge of the proper heat was lost, and Martin found time to marvel at the accuracy he developed - an automatic accuracy, founded upon criteria that were machine-like and unerring.
Lavished throughout with black and white photos of strange scenic wonders, Midwest Marvels is a type of entertaining curiosity tour featuring a text which is illustrated with photographs and down home folk tales.
New York Comic Con is the place to be if you're a Marvel fan.
A Los Angeles Superior Court Judge today denied a motion brought by Sony Pictures Entertainment to seal proceedings in a lawsuit brought by Marvel Characters, Inc.