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All Quiet on the Western Front
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comet
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All Quiet on the Western Front
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  • Like a comet it bursts into a streamer of smoke and falls headlong.
  • He sits down again and Himmelstoss disappears like a comet.
  • And often sound does not quite become a word but suffocates or floats away over me half finished; an arch, a pathway, a comet.

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  • I look under the sink and find a dried-out Brillo pad and a can of Comet.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall
  • Three of us had giant camping flashlights, the glow illuminating jarring images: It was suburbia, post-comet, post-zombie, post-humanity.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl

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