TWINS


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TWINSTwo Wide-Angle Imaging Neutral-Atom Spectrometers (NASA)
TWINSToronto Water Integrated Network Skeletonization (Canada)
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The party moved along the hall, the twins in advance, and entered the open parlor door, whence issued a low hum of conversation.
General conversation followed, and the twins drifted about from group to group, talking easily and fluently and winning approval, compelling admiration and achieving favor from all.
Look at her; she loves dolls, and girl-plays, and everything a girl loves, and she's gentle and sweet, and ain't cruel to dumb brutes - now that's the girl-twin, but she loves boy-plays, and drums and fifes and soldiering, and rough-riding, and ain't afraid of anybody or anything - and that's the boy-twin; 'deed you needn't tell ME she's only ONE child; no, sir, she's twins, and one of them got shet up out of sight.
She proceeded to offer this incident in evidence on her twin theory:
The parrot fortunately offered no further interruption to the entertainment, the whole venom of his nature apparently having been cherished up and hurled against the twins in that one impetuous outburst.
Almost every one danced but the twins, who could not be induced to separate during the brief period when one or the other should be whirling around the room in the arms of a man.
Yes," sighed his mother, "there it is again; if the twins could 'a' married Aurelia Sawyer, 't would 'a' been all right.
Then the twins crumbled their bread on the ground, and the wrens pecked it, and chirruped and chirped.
But the twins ran straight on till they reached their own home.
Laughter and joy had their way; and when Anne and Gilbert left to catch the Carmody train, with Paul as driver, the twins were ready with rice and old shoes, in the throwing of which Charlotta the Fourth and Mr.
She got worse and worse until she was sicker than ever the Hammond twins were, even the last pair.
From my point of view, he was the wrong twin all the time, and only externally like the Wemmick of Walworth.