mercury barometer quotes

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My father named me Autolycus, who being, as I am, littered under Mercury, was likewise a snapper-up of unconsidered trifles.
I saw young Harry with his beaver on,
His cuisses on his thighs, gallantly armed,
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The mercury sank in the mouth of the dying day.
What instruments we have agree
The day of his death was a dark cold day.
The barometer that shows "variable" is an ironic indictment of God.
The Heavens. Once an object of superstition, awe and fear. Now a vast region for growing knowledge. The distance of Venus, the atm ...
It would be naive to think that peace and justice can be achieved easily. No set of rules or study of history will automatically r ...
In a moment when criticism shows a singular dearth of direction every man has to be a law unto himself in matters of theatre, writ ...
The largest pond is as sensitive to atmospheric changes as the globule of mercury in its tube.
The spectacle of misery grew in its crushing volume. There seemed to be no end to the houses full of hunted starved children. Chil ...
On such a night, when Air has loosed
Its guardian grasp on blood and brain,
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