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Viewers first get a glimpse at Ally's Coulrophobia, a specific fear of clowns, when her son hands over his Twisty the Clown comic book and Ivy has to come rushing in to calm her down.
Her twisty wire was around her waist, but I couldn't see where, meaning she stayed resolutely attached to the cardboard.
The picture of the ship on pages 60-61 shows a long, twisty slide (the ship's actual slide), but if you turn the page, the slide in that picture is a different, shorter one and not as twisty--this pic is wrong.
This lightweight, high-clearance trailer mounts to your vehicle via a swiveling pintle hitch, making it extremely maneuverable over rugged and twisty terrain.
The playground in Caws's book, then, is a wonderland, with hairpin turns on the twisty slide and swings that go so high you don't believe you'll ever come down (see Stephane Mallarme's 1897 "A Throw of the Dice Will Never Abolish Chance," that rare manifesto in which you can actually feel the writer's own delirium).
Depending on how fast they rotate the foundation, the researchers can create posts that are straight and smooth, twisty like a spring, or something in between.
Twisty frog, featured here, is a functional decorative plant tie for staking plants indoors and out.
NoCal Motomarathon to Showcase State's Best Twisty Roads
She is later seen gifting the couple's son with a Twisty the Clown doll.
THIs twisty, bloody, scary, funny, blow-you-away drama ends tonight with more 'what the hell?
Hamilton (right) claims the tight and twisty Hungaroring circuit plays to his strengths - he practises regularly on that tight and twisty Pussycat Doll.
WARWICKSHIRE riders will have to battle the tight and twisty Knockhill circuit as they head to Scotland this weekend.
Nothing is as it seems and while you might think you know where Ewan's twisty thriller is going, you're going to be in for more than a few surprises along the way.
Bolstered by its bleak and oblique ending, the twisty tale stays with you days after viewing.