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facade
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Angels & Demons
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  • It had a red brick facade, an ornate balustrade, and sat framed by sculpted symmetrical hedges.
  • The marble facade blazed like fire in the afternoon sun.
  • Remove a government’s facade of infallibility, and you remove its people’s faith.
  • Dead center of each pyramid, embedded in their anterior facades, were gold medallions . medallions like few Langdon had ever seen . perfect ellipses.
  • The eleventh-century stone aerie was made even more clumsy by the tower of scaffolding covering the facade.
  • Feeling a shimmer of hope, Langdon circumnavigated the fountain one more time and studied all four facades of the obelisk.
  • The only lights on the castle were exterior floods illuminating the facade.
  • Langdon squinted, trying to find refuge behind the facade’s enormous columns, but the light came from all directions.
  • And there, having just stepped onto the sacred Papal Balcony located in the exact center of the towering facade, Camerlegno Carlo Ventresca stood with his arms raised to the heavens.

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  • Beneath the facade of ideology was an individual who wanted absolute power.
  • "Yesterday’s news," I tell Lucky, keeping up the cool facade I always do.
    Simone Elkeles  --  Perfect Chemistry

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