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Cyclops -- from Greek mythology
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • To birds on the wing its glassy surface, reflecting the light sky, must have been visible for miles around as a glistening Cyclops’ eye in a green face.

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  • In Homer’s Odyssey, Odysseus outsmarts a Cyclops who intends to eat Odysseus and some of his men.
  • It took Eleanor a couple weeks to figure out that Scott Summcrs and Cyclops were the same guy, and she still wasn’t sure what was up with Phoenix.
    Rainbow Rowell  --  Eleanor & Park

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