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- Who perpetrated that dreadful extension to the front of the building?
- The plumber splayed the end of the pipe before fitting it over the next section.
- The only negative side to converting a portion of railing into a dumbbell is that countless drunk jocks will use it as a chin-up bar.
- The only alien thing was the obscene wet cigar butt in the plate.
- A life preserver consisting of a connected pair of inflatable bags that fit under a person's arms and provide buoyancy; used by children learning to swim.
- With the help of a middle-aged woman zhao yun found madam mi and a dou by the side of a dry well behind a collapsed wall.