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in the arms of Morpheus

Asleep. Morpheus, son of Hypnos, the Greek god of sleep, was the god of dreams. He lent his name to morphine and to the pretentiously classical allusion “in the arms of Morpheus.”
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With Morpheus, now ordinary people can see what it is like to walk between the 140 feet between the World Trade Centers, over 1,300 feet up in the air.
He said the moment he laid eyes on the actor on the highly-watched TV detective series; he already thought Benedict is "incredibly Morpheus.
Most significant is that the Morpheus product marks the company's acknowledgment of the dramatic shift in the market with the popularity of smartphone photography.
A half-brother to the stable's brilliant champion Frankel, Morpheus opened his account at the third attempt in the ABG Law Classic Maiden Stakes.
Jane and the whole team at Warren Place are determined to keep the flag flying," said Teddy Grimthorpe, racing manager to Khalid Abdullah, who owns Morpheus.
Their dam, Kind, has produced three foals so far and all have been winners, which surely bodes well for Morpheus and he is expected to go well in this mile heat.
Nasa's Project Morpheus lander, an experimental vehicle designed with a view toward future space missions beyond Earth's orbit, has crashed and burst into flames at the Kennedy Space Center in central Florida.
The Morpheus and Accel are the appointed accelerators in India, and working through them, the program will offer each of their startups up to $60,000 (U.
Pete Davies, Director of the Health and Safety Laboratory commented: "The impact that BAA's process engineering programme has had on the customer experience at T5 was very impressive to hear and see, but what was more impressive to me was to learn from the attendees of the Morpheus Roundtable event, how applicable these techniques are to a wide range of business types across almost every market sector.
Although Morpheus Investments has been liquidated, he is now running a new business called Morpheus Investments (Cyprus) and says he is optimistic about the future: Mr Hatton, 61, said: "Sales slowed down and caused a bit of a problem, but I should stress that people have not been let down.
WHEN much-loved moggy Morpheus vanished from his Midland home, his owners spent two fruitless years searching for him.
The company said the trojan then starts to spread itself from the computer, using any of the Bearshare, Limewire, Morpheus, Morpheus Ultra or Shareaza file-sharing networks as a vector and a new name.
A federal judge has thrown out an antitrust lawsuit filed by the distributor of Morpheus file-sharing software against Internet phone service provider Skype Technologies SA, eBay Inc.
Universal Studios case that providers of a product or service that could be used to infringe copyright protections weren't liable so long as their product or service also had "substantial noninfringing uses," the Supreme Court found that Grokster and StreamCast--makers of the Morpheus file-sharing service--profited from promotion of their products as allowing illegal file-sharing, and that the firms didn't take reasonable steps to reduce infringing uses.