On the second day of Christmas my true love gave to me…
But to return to my story. The crocodile began by turning the unhappy Ivan Matveitch in his terrible jaws so that he could swallow his legs fist; then bringing up Ivan Matveitch, who kept trying to jump our and clutching at the sides of the tank, sucked him down again as far as his waist. Then bringing him up again, gulped him down, and so again and again.
(from Dostoevsky’s “The Crocodile”)
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On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me:
A PNEUMATIC ANTIPHONAL
Breadth of the lungs is such that the superior lobe bronchi comprise a vascular forest sustaining a population of typically ground-nesting White-Throated Sparrows, abundant in the bronchial ecozone from late spring to early autumn.
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