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Angels & Demons
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  • Kohler took a sharp left and entered a wide hallway adorned with awards and commendations.
  • Adorned with 140 statues of saints, martyrs, and angels, the Herculean edifice stretched two football fields wide and a staggering six long.
  • Red marble floors sprawled out in all directions to walls adorned with vivid frescoes.
  • Some other sculptor did the interior adornments.
  • Langdon turned to the plaque: ART OF THE CHIGI CHAPEL While the architecture is Raphael’s, all interior adornments are those of Gianlorenzo Bernini.
  • All interior adornments are those of Gianlorenzo Bernini.
  • The room was a lushly adorned Renaissance library complete with inlaid bookshelves, oriental carpets, and colorful tapestries . and yet the room bristled with high-tech gear-banks of computers, faxes, electronic maps of the Vatican complex, and televisions tuned to CNN.
  • Overhead, the archway was adorned with a tiny carved cherub.
  • A powerful man adorned in lavish purple and yellow regalia stared down at him.
  • He was wearing a blue paramedic’s jumpsuit that zipped up the front and was adorned with cloth badges that apparently depicted his numerous qualifications.
  • And as if that were not enough, leading solely and directly to the castle’s main entrance stood the famous Bridge of Angels . a dramatic approachway adorned by twelve towering angels carved by none other than Bernini himself.

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  • He began dating her on her annual two-week visits home, and although she still moved like a thirteen-year-old boy and abjured most feminine adornment, he found something so intensely feminine about her that he fell in love.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • Wide silver bands that mark me as a slave adorn each wrist.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes

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