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  • …among the wild herds spontaneous as any, We are two fishes swimming in the sea together, We are what locust blossoms are, we drop scent around lanes mornings and evenings, We are also the coarse smut of beasts, vegetables, minerals, We are two predatory hawks, we soar above and look down, We are two resplendent suns, we it is who balance ourselves orbic and stellar, we are as two comets, We prowl fang’d and four-footed in the woods, we spring on prey, We are two clouds forenoons and…

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  • As if he senses her glance, Marcus turns and looks Helene over with a predatory gaze of ownership that makes my hands itch to strangle him.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • I generally spent the class drawing predatory zeppelins and armies of bears in my math notebook.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory

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