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flora and fauna

plants and animals. The magazine story described the flora and fauna of Panama. We went for a hike in the Finnish wilderness hoping to learn all about the local flora and fauna.
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It is thought that Flora decoyed my wife out and laid some terrible trap for her.
At some evidence implicating Flora Millar in the disappearance.
Simon was decoyed away by Flora Millar, and that she, with confederates, no doubt, was responsible for her disappearance.
On the mountains of Abyssinia, several European forms and some few representatives of the peculiar flora of the Cape of Good Hope occur.
In the admirable 'Introduction to the Flora of New Zealand,' by Dr.
I suspect that before this flora was exterminated by the Glacial epoch, a few forms were widely dispersed to various points of the southern hemisphere by occasional means of transport, and by the aid, as halting-places, of existing and now sunken islands, and perhaps at the commencement of the Glacial period, by icebergs.
The floras of distant continents would not by such means become mingled in any great degree; but would remain as distinct as we now see them to be.
For all this we have evidence, and for the fact that Flora being offended with the delightful nephew of her profoundly respected governess sulked through the rest of the evening and was glad to retire early.
Only, her mental excesses were theoretical, hedged in by so much humane feeling and conventional reserves, that they amounted to no more than mere libertinage of thought; whereas the other woman, the governess of Flora de Barral, was, as you may have noticed, severely practical--terribly practical.
The maid, whom the governess and the pupil shared between them, after finishing with Flora, came to the door as usual, but was not admitted.
This brought an atmosphere of constraint through the house, which Flora de Barral coming down somewhat later than usual could not help noticing in her own way.
My daughter Flora,' said Mr Casby, 'as you may have heard probably, Mr Clennam, was married and established in life, several years ago.
The return of Mr Casby with his daughter Flora, put an end to these meditations.
Flora, whom he had left a lily, had become a peony; but that was not much.
I am sure,' giggled Flora, tossing her head with a caricature of her girlish manner, such as a mummer might have presented at her own funeral, if she had lived and died in classical antiquity, 'I am ashamed to see Mr Clennam, I am a mere fright, I know he'll find me fearfully changed, I am actually an old woman, it's shocking to be found out, it's really shocking