SAPPHIRE


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SAPPHIREStenting and Angioplasty With Protection in Patients at High Risk for Endarterectomy
SAPPHIREScottish Archive of Print and Publishing History Records (UK)
SAPPHIReStanford Asian Pacific Program in Hypertension and Insulin Resistance (Standford University School of Medicine; Stanford, CA)
SAPPHIRESynthetic Aperture Precision Processor High Reliability
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While thus speaking Athos regarded with attention the sapphire set with diamonds which had taken, on D'Artagnan's finger, the place of the queen's ring, carefully kept in a casket.
let me look at that sapphire again; the one I mentioned to you had one of its faces scratched by accident.
The ruby shall be redder than a red rose, and the sapphire shall be as blue as the great sea.
He was gilded all over with thin leaves of fine gold, for eyes he had two bright sapphires, and a large red ruby glowed on his sword-hilt.
Think the moon is a blue moon, a single elephantine sapphire.
Just hand over that sapphire cross of yours, will you?
In Lodge's strange romance A Margarite of America, it was stated that in the chamber of the queen one could behold "all the chaste ladies of the world, inchased out of silver, looking through fair mirrours of chrysolites, carbuncles, sapphires, and greene emeraults.
The ducal hat of Charles the Rash, the last Duke of Burgundy of his race, was hung with pear-shaped pearls and studded with sapphires.
She was lying on her side, tranquil above the smooth flow of time, again closely wrapped up in her fur, her head resting on the old-gold sofa cushion bearing like everything else in that room the decoratively enlaced letters of her monogram; her face a little pale now, with the crimson lobe of her ear under the tawny mist of her loose hair, the lips a little parted, and her glance of melted sapphire level and motionless, darkened by fatigue.
As he carefully chose those rings set with sparkling stones, such as rubies, amethysts and sapphires, the Scarecrow's hands now presented a most brilliant appearance.
It was a necklace of diamonds and sapphires that rose and fell about her ample neck.
But it was not a book, but a little mechanical toy, which lay in a box--an artificial nightingale which was like the real one, only that it was set all over with diamonds, rubies, and sapphires.