Steven Erlanger conveys that while there are many reasons for Israeli optimism as the Arab world slowly, jaggedly
democratizesaccountable rulers in Egypt and elsewhere, for example, will be forced to tend their domestic gardens and less able to fall back on demonizing Israel (you can read a persuasive account of this dynamic in my interview with Professor Samer Shehata)there are also grounds for the pessimism that, without a doubt, is the dominant mood in Israel itself.
The two come across as one jaggedly
intertwined entity and their interactions with one another and the land they traverse cause readers to revisit the long held association between woman and the natural world.
A Catfish Fry Line of sorts starts at the Iowa-Missouri border and extends jaggedly
The resulting process forms broad tongues of invaginating epithelium, often showing a jaggedly
irregular interface with the subjacent dermis.
For readers who are interested in the often jaggedly
painful relationships between the nations and individuals of Korea and the United States, and who are willing to accompany Cho down intellectual paths that are not always well lit or conventional, Haunting the Korean Diaspora is challenging and enlightening.
we take turns, the saw jaggedly
gnawing wood, my hands stiffened to
The "Wild West" evaporated from the surface of the Southwest to become an ideological trope, a fantasized place where America's final shape was wrested away from an arid, jaggedly
mountainous terrain to be reborn in guidebooks, photography, calendars, movies, and travel brochures.
A 1918 poster, prominently displayed in the base museum, depicts German planes blowing Lady Liberty's head into the water, her torch hand torn off jaggedly
, as though she were a bit-part actress in Hostel.
The boys had run ahead, and Rita and Tom walked after them, shading their eyes from the glare of sun off the yellow stone, edges of the world broken jaggedly
, streaked with pink and brown against the hard blue sky, and watched the boys scramble up paths carved into the base of the formation's steep, fissured walls.
The music crashes discordantly as she claws the air and then advances jaggedly
towards the viewer, still seated, but wrenching herself forward with legs and arms.
In other words, the action grows more consequential as it goes south, and it must go jaggedly
south, not southward over smooth carriage roads that can constitute a direct, intermediate linkage between the Hobbit world and the Silmarillion world.
They want desperately to succeed, but they do not measure success by their ability to disappear into the smooth, sweet world that Roth would later subversively call the "American pastoral." Instead, their visions of success are themselves jaggedly
dissonant, as Shteyngart details:
And as he watches the sea and its open, jaggedly
"unprotected" coastline (9), he feels naked and ashamed as before the gaze of God (9-10), and the modern colonial world of displacement, fragmentation, lack of (legal) recognition, dislocated gender and sexual identity; orphanage, and exile that awaits him, and where his development as a "man" must take place, is foreshadowed.
Her hometown is described as "a fair-sized city on a Midwestern canal"; the city has "grown up jaggedly
around the canal, spreading out in two irregular half-moons, with bumps and hollows of still vacant land and other stretches of crowded and devastated tenement areas" (22).
I had a crew cut gone wild, more jaggedly
uneven than Three Fingered Jack.