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The Da Vinci Code
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  • When he was twelve, another drifter—a girl twice his age—mocked him on the streets and attempted to steal his food.
  • The brotherhood stopped at nothing to mock the righteous!
  • How they mock us!
  • Far below, the usual caravan of the city’s nighttime delivery trucks sat idling, waiting for the signals to change, their running lights seeming to twinkle mockingly up at Sophie.
  • The map to the Holy Grail was incorporated high in an archway of some forgotten church, mocking the blind churchgoers who wandered beneath it.
  • The Grail is not mocking you, she is calling out to a worthy soul.
  • She sighed in mock exasperation.
  • Dozens of texts appeared, many of them referencing the eighteenth-century British writer Alexander Pope, whose counterreligious, mock-epic poetry apparently contained plenty of references to knights and London.
  • Baphomet also appeared in group photographs when some joker raised two fingers behind a friend’s head in the V-symbol of horns; certainly few of the pranksters realized their mocking gesture was in fact advertising their victim’s robust sperm count.
  • If only Rémy had not revealed himself, Teabing thought ruefully, recalling his own mock kidnapping.

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  • I will not permit the defendant to make a mockery of this trial.
  • Abuses at Abu Ghraib made a mockery of American idealism.

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