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  • “Arlene Gardner insists that God chose her appliance to reveal the face of Jesus, but some of the 3,000 viewers who have seen it in recent weeks say it looks more like country singer Willie Nelson.”

    The Song of The Dodo

  • Al.J. Mansel Weale has seen it with the Kafirs of South Africa; and the native chief Gaika adds, that men then "sometimes pull their beards."

    The expression of the emotions in man and animals

  • “He never mentions Dedham, Motley Hill, or this mysterious V again in this diary, and I have not seen it in any of his published treatises or reports to the Society.”

    The Monstrumologist

  • On anyone else I would have seen it as artificial, but on Isabel, for this occasion, it seemed kind, even nursery-school-teacherish, as if his first impression crossing the threshold would determine his lifelong attitude toward strangers.

    Isabel’s Bed

  • I have seen it often, but will briefly describe it for you: a red and-white, two-part thing on the head, very big and heavy—the Double Crown, it is called.

    Antony and Cleopatra

  • I have seen it erected on the hairy Ant-eater; and on the Agouti, one of the Rodents.

    The expression of the emotions in man and animals

  • I have also seen it in a Spitz and in a sheep-dog.

    The expression of the emotions in man and animals

  • It had been impossible for her to give it away, but she had never seen it since that night, and the long flexible folds, as she shook them out, gave forth an odour of violets which came to her like a breath from the flower-edged fountain where she had stood with Lawrence Selden and disowned her fate.

    The House of Mirth

  • Before she caught herself, her gaze flitted over the deep scar on his facethe first time shed seen it this close.

    Kiss of a Demon King

  • Lastly, in North America, Dr. Rothrock has seen it with some wild Indians, and often in a tribe adjoining the Atnahs.

    The expression of the emotions in man and animals

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