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Parthenon
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  • As always when he passed the Parthenon Shoe Shine Parlor, a one-story hut which beside the granite and red-brick ponderousness of the old California Building resembled a bath-house under a cliff, he commented, "Gosh, ought to get my shoes shined this afternoon.

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  • Once, the massive statue had graced the Parthenon in Greece.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • In her dream, Piper flew above the Parthenon—the ancient temple of Athena, the left side of its hollow shell encased in metal scaffolding.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus

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