turtle-shell quotes

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Turtle Goddess
she of the hard shell
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The turtle lives 'twixt plated decks
Which practically conceal its sex.
Give me my scallop-shell of quiet,
My staff of faith to walk upon,
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My beloved spake, and said unto me, Rise up, my love, my fair one,
and come away.
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My belief is that science is to wreck us, and that we are like monkeys monkeying with a loaded shell; we don't in the least know o ...
One of the great natural phenomena is the way in which a tube of toothpaste suddenly empties itself when it hears that you are pla ...
Billy: You dropped some shell in there.
Ted: It's all right. Makes it crunchier that way. You like French toast crunchy, don'
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The trouble with grown-ups was that under the magnificent shell of adulthood, just under,
Waited the baby full of tantrums.
They own Spode, Lowestoft, candelabra,
Mantels, and hostess gowns, and sunburst clocks,
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And here the precious dust is layd;
Whose purely temper'd Clay was made
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