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  • It was waterspouting; we were drenched before we got out of the town; the road was a fine going Highland trout stream; it thundered deep and frequent, and my mother’s horse would not better on a walk.

    Vailima Letters 2005


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  • A circa 1911 fountain at Jersey City's Lincoln Park, designed by French sculptor Pierre Cheron, combines the period's fascination with fountains and animal sculpture in a composition that includes bronze, waterspouting frogs and allegorical figures.

    --Meredith Arms Bzdak, 1999, Public sculpture in New Jersey: Monuments to Collective Identity‎, p. 11

    April 11, 2009

  • Seems like Meredith could use an extra vowel herself.

    April 11, 2009