cellophane-wrapped love

cellophane-wrapped

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  • Seemingly out of nowhere, the nurse produces a spoon in her hand and plunks a cellophane-wrapped brownie on the tray next to the bowl of soup.

    Left Neglected

  • The girl had a bouquet of cellophane-wrapped roses in her lap.

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  • It's a world of cellophane-wrapped steak for sure.

    I Never Was

  • The EU's catering staff is a skeleton crew on Sundays, so the finance ministers shared the rubbery cellophane-wrapped sandwiches laid out for journalists.

    Currency Union Teetering, 'Mr. Euro' Was Forced to Act

  • Richeena handed me a huge, cellophane-wrapped basket.

    CYRIL MACK AND THE VERY COLD CUP OF TEA • by Kevin Shamel

  • I filled up my canteen from the bathroom sink, bought some honeycomb, and chose two cellophane-wrapped sandwiches from a refrigerator.

    Miles to Go

  • Shoved at the back of the cabinet under the kitchen sink is a cellophane-wrapped four-pack of sponges.

    Dirty Secret

  • I break open the top, slide out the cellophane-wrapped sheet of cards -- as always, topped by the Baltimore Orioles, the first alphabetical American Leaguers -- get a whiff of their famous fresh printing ink, as sweet as real spring grass, and suddenly I'm skipping out into the cold afternoon like the eccentric child I'm still proud to be.

    Jeff Polman: Of Dice and Men

  • Too often, we associate them with the sweet, cellophane-wrapped offerings on many a coffee-chain counter, cloying with too much sugar and sticky withcheap oil, or worthily stuffed with bran and heavy enough to take out a bear at 20 paces, if you have ahalf-decent throwing arm.

    Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's savoury muffin recipes

  • Mrs. Kilkenny held the cellophane-wrapped loaves to her chest, her shoulders slightly stooped.

    Starting from Scratch

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