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tapestry
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Cyrano de Bergerac
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  • The curtain is composed of two tapestries which can be drawn aside.
  • A tapestry begun.

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  • He never fails to come: beneath this tree They place his chair, if it be fine:—I wait, I broider;—the clock strikes;—at the last stroke I hear,—for now I never turn to look— Too sure to hear his cane tap down the steps; He seats himself:—with gentle raillery He mocks my tapestry that’s never done; He tells me all the gossip of the week….
  • Roxane still works at her tapestry): Time has dimmed the tints….
  • ) CYRANO (turning to Roxane, who is still bending over her work): That tapestry!
  • (She comes back to her tapestry frame, folds it up, sorts her wools.

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as in: the tapestry hangs in the museum Define
a heavy fabric with a woven picture or design -- often hung on a wall for display
as in: the tapestry of my life Define
something consisting of many interconnected, non-mechanical parts
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