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  • Whereat the poor hostess, her narrative interrupted by tears, explained that Tom o 'the Gleam was a frequent customer of hers, and that she had never thought badly of him.

    The Treasure of Heaven A Romance of Riches

  • The Gleam was a good way a-- stern, as if to whip them in, and to take care that no stray piccaroon should make a dash at any of them.

    Tom Cringle's Log

  • "Starting in Again" is another standout song, featuring some stellar guitar playing, and "Gleam" has one of the darker pop melodies found on the disc, featuring a Middle Eastern-styled instrumental ending that fades out a bit before its time.

    Playback:stl Syndication

  • Merlin and the Gleam is the spiritual allegory of the poet’s own career: -

    Alfred Tennyson

  • The Gleam in the Young Bastard's Eye: Finish Fetish & the Continuing Fascination with Sensuality of Surface in Contemporary Art | In the early 60's, artists such as Billy Al Bengston, Larry Bell, Craig Kaufman, Kenny Price, and John McKracken among others began working with materials which were uniquely evocative of those associated with the Los Angeles car and surf culture.

    Bill Bush: What is Worth Saving? This Artweek.LA (November 14-20, 2011)

  • (Also the Banshee earrings, and the Seer's Stone necklace (but I do not need to hoard all of the world's labradorite!), and Copper Gleam ...) tell your story

    Monday

  • Gleam from it what you will and be prepared to serve some of them up when Georgetown gets its ass waxed!

    I.O.U.

  • Book Review: "Thine Alabaster Cities Gleam" yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Book Review: "Thine Alabaster Cities Gleam"'; yahooBuzzArticleSummary = 'Article: Award-winning novelist Eric Larsen reviews a novel about the moral meltdown in the legal profession and in the U.S. generally --- a breakdown that has got us to where we are today, widely reviled around the world for making illegal wars and economic exploitation of other nations.

    Book Review: "Thine Alabaster Cities Gleam"

  • His book review of "Thine Alabaster Cities Gleam" firstappeared on his own web site June 22nd.

    Book Review: "Thine Alabaster Cities Gleam"

  • I did go to Washington -- which later began to have its own generalized problems, as the whole country has now known for decades -- and never went back to Chicago, not even when once offered a very unusual opportunity there in 1971 (which also is written of in Thine Alabaster Cities Gleam).

    Re: Of Mamet And Chicago. Of Obamas And Elections

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