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Fata Morgana

A mirage, especially one in which the viewer sees castles. The phrase is an Italian translation of "Morgan le Fay," alluding to the character in the Arthurian legend. In the 19th century, a mirage attributed to le Fay's sorcery took place in Italy's Strait of Messina. A: "Do you see that castle ahead?" B: "No, so I think you're seeing a Fata Morgana."
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Es posible que ellos tengan algun grado de conciencia de que la nueva vida que se les ha prometido no es mas que una Fata Morgana, un Miraje en el desierto, pero una fuerza interior los impulsa a continuar.
Fata Morgana afirmo que el Relojero, todopoderoso, no necesita el tiempo.
4, especially when compared with his Fata Morgana piece), and at times may reflect an attempt to tailor an historical figure to modern contexts.
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We were also able to present the first fruits of our cooperation with the West-Eastern Divan; for example, the translation of Martin Walser's novel "Ein liebender Mann" (A Loving Man) and the book, "Alexandria Fata Morgana," by Joachim Sartorius.
Encounters is clearly related to the ecological concerns of Herzog's "sci-fi trilogy," comprising three films in which his blurring of the boundaries between documentary and fiction is at its most extreme: Fata Morgana (1971), Lessons of Darkness (1992), and The Wild Blue Yonder (2005).
Drawing upon a diversity of sources from personal experience to history, mythology, politics, and natural science, Fata Morgana delves into the mutual effects conception, perception, the self, and a physical and social world have upon one another.
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Then I spot the Fata Morgana, which is a boat trip through the Orient with animated characters, a bazaar and belly dancers.
Then there was a playground, a maze, steam train, vintage cars, bobsleigh ride, an original steam carousel, a haunted castle and Fata Morgana - where a boat takes you through on an oriental extravaganza - as well as many, many other things to try.
Tlaloc no existe si no se llama Tlaloc y Tlaloc es la lluvia que no se llama Tlaloc; el Minotauro acecha en las cavernas de la luz, el Ciclope perdio la perspectiva, Medea fue siempre una farsante mentirosa; a Edipo lo enganaron la ceguera y el canto: Tiresias no veia pero parlaba, Shiva podria llamarse Coyolxauhqui y el nombre de Neptuno lo concibio un poeta ahogado entre las olas del Egeo; Tezcatlipoca y Venus danzan juntos sus panuelos disimiles reptan en las arenas de la luna y entre los medanos de Azwan, las diosas tienen pechos y son todas la misma, son una sola voz en diferentes tiempos con acentos distintos y vocales diversas: Fata Morgana y Merlin lo supieron.
One tiger appears out of nowhere during the slick Fata Morgana Super Magic Show.
Again, Efteling had a gut-wrenching roller coaster - The Python - plus just about every other kind of ride you can think of, including Fata Morgana, a quite superb boat cruise through exotic foreign lands.