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- n. Plural form of flashcube.
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It's never explained, but Sally carries around a 1970s-era Polaroid, replete with bygone flashcubes, with which she captures the creatures; a laptop, yes, would have been cumbersome.
I saw lights like antiquated flashcubes, the tall square ones that leave your eyes gasping, everything smooth and silver.
She spotted sawhorse barricades and police cruisers, people milling and scuffling and photographers popping flashcubes, and she thought she caught the first taste of gas.
There are original Coca-Cola "It's the Real Thing!" bellbottoms, suitable for framing; Danish modern furnishings; tiki bar accessories; paint-by-number art; a perfectly preserved box of flashcubes; and a black rotary-dial telephone.