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  • What was I doing in the middle of the Middle Ages?

    To Say Nothing of the Dog

  • Besides Latin the only other language of any general vogue in the middle of the Middle

    The Unity of Civilization

  • For the first time in all his three years of deep-space service he felt an overpowering urge to go down into the very middle of the Middle; to the starship's main lounge.

    Subspace Survivors

  • The northern middle area of the park is drained by the Middle and South

    The Book of the National Parks

  • He was grey and he was woolly, and his pride was inordinate: he danced on a rock-ledge in the middle of Australia, and he went to the Middle

    Just So Stories

  • The middle distance is occupied by picturesque buildings dating probably from the Middle

    Promenades of an Impressionist

  • Progress the sum of eight dollars, for entrance into the fourth class at any stage from the begining to the middle period, the sum of twelve & a half dollars & from the Middle period to the end the sum of fifteen dollars.

    "Laws and Regulations for the University of North Carolina," August 2, 1795

  • I was verry unwell all last night with a high fever & akeing in all my bones. my fever &c. continus, deturmind to prosue my intended rout to the middle fork, accordingly Set out in great pain across a Prarie 8 miles to the Middle this fork is nearly as large as the North fork & appears to be more rapid, we examined and found no fresh Sign of

    The Journals of Lewis and Clark, 1804-1806

  • On a boring drive, we once snapped some shots of billboards in the middle of nowhere and called the series Advertising in the Middle of Nowhere.

    Adrants

  • For a while, Diary of a Wimpy Kid is a loopy, rough-and-tumble comic look at middle school-Malcolm in the Middle meets The Wonder Years for the newest demographic, tweens: those kids who've left parental supervision behind but aren't yet drowning in the hormone deep-end.

    Vue Weekly

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