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  • They don't want to live in some dream world, such as Laurentia; and they don't want to live it in a Quebec, separated from all the rest of Canada.

    The Next Hundred Years

  • The story plays out in Dorestad, the most central domain of the Netherlands, under the rule of Prince Laurentia van Haeften.

    Lextalionis IX The Queen's Gambit

  • The rock was deposited in a shallow tropical sea, at a time (roughly 475-445 million years ago) when Wisconsin was part of Laurentia, located a short ways south of the equator.

    "Steampunk happens when goths discover brown."

  • Dame Laurentia is an excellent foil, all ears in Catherine Flye's wide-eyed, wonder-struck performance.

    Theater Review: Washington Stage Guild's 'The Best of Friends'

  • Whitemore, whose historical projects include "Breaking the Code" and the screenplay for another epistolary drama, "84 Charing Cross Road," discovers real drama in the rift between Shaw and Laurentia over Shaw's novel "The Adventures of the Black Girl in Her Search for God."

    Theater Review: Washington Stage Guild's 'The Best of Friends'

  • Yesterday's reading was all scientifical: From Science (11 July 2008), "A Positive Test of East Antarctica-Laurentia Juxtaposition With the Rodina Supercontinent," and from the new Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology (which I could finally get to, having finished the June issue), "New protocetid whales from Alabama and Mississippi, and a new Cetacean clan, Pelagiceti."

    She doesn't have anything you want to steal. Well, nothing you can touch.

  • "The Best Of Friends" - the PBS movie that was adapted from a play adapted from the writings of Shaw, Cockerill, and Dame Laurentia which starred McGoohan, Gielgud,and Dame Wendy Hiller

    Archive 2009-07-19

  • One Gold and Silver from Yip Pin Xiu and two Bronze from rider Laurentia Tan in the event of equestrian.

    Yip Pin Xiu won Singapore first Gold Medal in Paralympic Games, Beijing 2008

  • Then, three minutes before the sixth grade was to go on stage to celebrate the engagement of Gabriel and Evangeline, Sister Mary Laurentia, the principal, came to me, her kindly face troubled.

    Kitchen Privileges

  • Somewhere far away Agia shrieked, "Agilus!" and another woman called, "Laurentia of the House of the Harp!"

    The Shadow of the Torturer

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