SHAWL


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SHAWLSovereignty, Health, Air, Water and Land (radiation exposure; Spokane, WA)
SHAWLSpecial Hard Target, Assault Weapon, LAW
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"She had a neat, pretty white gown on, and over it a poor worn thin dark shawl. Her bonnet was of brown straw, as poor and worn as the shawl.
Rosamond, wrapping her soft shawl around her as she walked towards Dorothea, was inwardly wrapping her soul in cold reserve.
A tuft of green leaves waved upon his crest, a larger tuft of brakes made an umbrageous tail, and a shawl of many colours formed his flapping wings.
"Why, y-yes, Pollyanna," murmured Miss Polly, vaguely wondering why she did not get up at once and go to look for that shawl.
'I'm very glad I happened to be in the way,' Alice said, as she helped her to put on her shawl again.
The shawl that was flung over her - we had not begun to hunt her with a shawl, nor to make our bodies a screen between her and the draughts, nor to creep into her room a score of times in the night to stand looking at her as she slept.
"Not all, for you will not be there; not all," said Prince Hippolyte smiling joyfully; and snatching the shawl from the footman, whom he even pushed aside, he began wrapping it round the princess.
I remember now that when I took off my shawl Monday afternoon I laid it on the bureau for a minute.
We stood about watching them, and the powdery snow lay without melting on the caps and shoulders of the men and the shawls of the women.
"Have I though," the man answered penitently, "I didn't go for to do it." As he spoke he unwrapped the grey shawl and extricated a pretty little girl of about five years of age, whose dainty shoes and smart pink frock with its little linen apron all bespoke a mother's care.
Will you get my white shawl which I left on the window-sill over at the house?"
She wore a long cloak of some rough, dark material and a crochet shawl over her head.