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And Violet said, Yes; so day after day they labored to make a pathway through the frozen earth, that she might reach the roots of the withered flowers; and soon, wherever through the dark galleries she went, the soft light fell upon the roots of flowers, and they with new life spread forth in the warm ground, and forced fresh sap to the blossoms above.
The rough floor was spread with deep green moss, and over wall and roof grew flowery vines, filling the air with their sweet breath; while above played the clear, soft light, casting rosy shadows on the glittering drops that lay among the fragrant leaves; and beneath the vines stood Violet, casting crumbs to the downy little moles who ran fearlessly about and listened as she sang to them.
Flowering vines folded their soft leaves around the trees, making green pillars of their rough trunks.
Then, amid a burst of wild, sweet music, the Frost-King placed the Flower crown on his head, and knelt to little Violet; while far and near, over the broad green earth, sounded the voices of flowers, singing their thanks to the gentle Fairy, and the summer wind was laden with perfumes, which they sent as tokens of their gratitude; and wherever she went, old trees bent down to fold their slender branches round her, flowers laid their soft faces against her own, and whispered blessings; even the humble moss bent over the little feet, and kissed them as they passed.
When Jane awoke, she did not at first recall the strange events of the preceding day, and so she wondered at her odd surroundings--the little leafy bower, the soft grasses of her bed, the unfamiliar prospect from the opening at her feet.
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And many communities, from New York City to New Jersey to Los Angeles, have ejected soft drinks from elementary schools, many middle schools, and some high schools.
Figure 2 shows the hardening kinetics of three different soft TPUs.
This court challenge represented the first major test for BCRA, since most observers felt that the court must uphold the law's central pillars--the ban on soft money and the rules governing the financing of candidate-specific issue advocacy--for BCRA to be effective.
Because a hard crab will kill and eat a soft crab, the shedding tanks must be carefully watched 'round the clock and the shedding crabs removed to another tank.
According to the National Soft Drink Association (NSDA), a lack of physical activity and other factors, such as a person's race, age, and gender, are also responsible for the increase in overweight U.
Resection of a significant portion of the soft palate is often required during radical excision of large oropharyngeal tumors.
They had differing opinions, as well, on the relative difficulty of spike marks produced by spikes or the indentations produced by soft spikes.
Designers now have the option of adding a graduated hardness section to a door panel--a door pull or airbag door, for example--rather than a thick layer of soft material over something hard.
Slatebond says it can make parts as soft as 15 Shore A hardness.