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I had lost ten pounds in a month, thanks to the prison diet—all the liver, lima beans, and iceberg lettuce you want!
Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  capital and largest city and economic center of Peru; historic capital of the Spanish empire in the New World until the 19th century
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  • I had lost ten pounds in a month, thanks to the prison diet—all the liver, lima beans, and iceberg lettuce you want!
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Tied to McCaffrey
    We might end up in Lima
    Harley is evil
    NOTE TO SELF: trying to reveal important information just before a three-legged death race is not a good idea.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • "Better safe than sorry," said Kate, through a mouthful of lima beans.
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society
  • Ma’s in the swing behind us shelling lima beans for next day, and Becky and Dara Lynn’s in the grass catching lightning bugs and putting ’cause in a jar.
    Phyllis Reynolds Naylor  --  Shiloh

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  • Redcliffe popped another lima bean.
    Anne Tayler  --  A Spool of Blue Thread
  • Belfast, Montevideo, Tangier, Marseille, Lima, Tehran.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • For Lima has taken the white veil; and there is a higher horror in this whiteness of her woe.
    Herman Melville  --  Moby Dick
  • This bridge was on the highroad between Lima and Cuzco and hundreds of persons passed over it every day.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • The city of Lima, in America, experienced the same convulsions last year; the same cause, the same effects; there is certainly a train of sulphur under ground from Lima to Lisbon.
    Voltaire  --  Candide
  • The stories were set in the slums of Lima, Peru, in the prisons of post-Soviet Siberia, in the famished and deforested central plateau of Haiti.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Strength in What Remains

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  • The arresting officer was named Donald Lima, and this name, Donald Lima, seared itself into her mind.
    Dave Eggers  --  Zeitoun
  • In the early 1990s, Jack left St. Mary’s for a church in a place called Carabayllo, a slum on the outskirts of Lima, Peru.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • …saints Gervasius, Servasius and Bonifacius and S. Bride and S. Kieran and S. Canice of Kilkenny and S. Jarlath of Tuam and S. Finbarr and S. Pappin of Ballymun and Brother Aloysius Pacificus and Brother Louis Bellicosus and the saints Rose of Lima and of Viterbo and S. Martha of Bethany and S. Mary of Egypt and S. Lucy and S. Brigid and S. Attracta and S. Dympna and S. Ita and S. Marion Calpensis and the Blessed Sister Teresa of the Child Jesus and S. Barbara and S. Scholastica and S.…
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • The last Potential disappeared three days ago in Lima.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Hound of Rowan
  • Somebody told me a plane left for Lima this morning.
    Christina Garcia  --  Dreaming in Cuban
  • I was assigned to work with Lima Company, which was operating a few blocks away from Kilo.
    Chris Kyle  --  American Sniper
  • Just once, many years ago in Lima—a lovely city—I ventured to stroll on a fine day without such forethought …. and it got me transported.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • Civilization The Honorable Roderick L. Walker, Mayor of Cowpertown, Chief of State of the sovereign planet GO-7390 1-Il (Lima Catalog), Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Chief Justice, and Defender of Freedoms, was taking his ease in front of the Mayor’s Palace.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Tunnel In the Sky
  • Ferula, five years his senior, washed and starched his only two shirts every other day so that he would always look fresh and properly dressed, and reminded him that on their mother’s side they were heir to the noblest and most highborn surname of the viceroyalty of Lima.
    Isabel Allende  --  The House of Spirits
  • Additional sites not yet completed appear to be designed for intermediate range ballistic missiles—capable of traveling more than twice as far—and thus capable of striking most of the major cities in the Western Hemisphere, ranging as far north as Hudson Bay, Canada, and as far south as Lima, Peru.
    John F. Kennedy  --  Cuban Missle Crisis Speech
  • Now we just call it "Millenium," and it is a stretch of bare land and several rusted metal sculptures—one an abstract, plated mammoth, another shaped like a lima bean that dwarfs me in size.
    Veronica Roth  --  Divergent
  • I got a bowl of lima beans and some cornbread in the oven.
    August Wilson  --  Fences
  • There’s lima beans.
    James McBride  --  The Color of Water
  • Like Enceladus, the giant king was humanoid from the waist up, clad in bronze armor, and from the waist down he had scaly dragon’s legs; but his skin was the color of lima beans.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • Lee moved five dried lima beans in patterns on the table—a line, an angle, a circle.
    John Steinbeck  --  East of Eden
  • Human food filled her and it seemed compatible with her system, but she reacted to all varieties of solid food with the same martyred endurance I had once given cauliflower and lima beans.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • Maud Dyer telephoned to Carol and, after a rather improbable question about cooking lima beans with bacon, demanded, "Have you heard the scandal about this Miss Mullins and Cy Bogart?"
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street
  • Twenty, thirty, even forty thousand bucks, and what’s that to a man who has it?" This being an ambassador couldn’t be envisioned as in the old days—a Guicciardini arriving from Florence with his clever face, or a Russian coming to Venice, or an Adams—such grandeurs have sunk down as the imagination has been transferred from the bearer of his country’s power walking on rugs to his blowing shellac through the waterpipes of Lima to stop the rust.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • I was about to give up when I spotted something odd: a small brown lump, about the size of a lima bean.
    John Grogan  --  Marley & Me
  • There would also be warmed-over beef, pork or chicken, a dish full of cold lima beans, biscuits, slaw, and coffee.
    Thomas Wolfe  --  Look Homeward, Angel
  • While these discussions go on you are to imagine me bowling along on some little road or pulled up behind a bridge, or cooking a big pot of lima beans and salt pork.
    John Steinbeck  --  Travels with Charley
  • Leo remembered the last thing he’d seen before he passed out—the lima-bean-colored face of the bearded man with the dagger.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Mark of Athena
  • He’d stocked three types: pinto, kidney, and lima, though only a single bag of each, and the next time she came in, he made a point of mentioning that they could be found on the bottom shelf in the corner, near the rice.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Safe Haven
  • But imagine a hundred church ladies, all schooled in the culinary genius of generations, unloading trunkloads of potato salad, homemade pickles, barbecued pork chops, beans (butter, green, pole, lima, pinto, baked, navy and snap), deviled eggs dusted with cayenne pepper, pones of cornbread cooked with cracklin’s, fried chicken, squash casserole, a million biscuits, a bathtub-sized vat of banana pudding, pies (lemon, cherry, apple, peach, fig, pecan, chocolate-walnut), cakes (you name…
    Rick Bragg  --  All Over but the Shoutin’
  • The city of Lima, in America, experienced the same convulsions last year; the same cause, the same effects; there is certainly a train of sulphur under ground from Lima to Lisbon.
    Voltaire  --  Candide
  • Left alone in Lima the Marquesa’s life grew more and more inward.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • Lima was a city of eccentrics, but even there she became its jest as she drove through the streets or shuffled up the steps of its churches.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • Pepita was an orphan and had been brought up by that strange genius of Lima, the Abbess Madre Maria del Pilar.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • She had never known any country but the environs of Lima and she assumed that all its corruption was the normal state of mankind.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • In Lima Pepita generally sat down at the table with her mistress.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • Two days later they started back to Lima, and while crossing the bridge of San Luis Rey the accident which we know befell them.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • The bodies of the victims were approximately collected and approximately separated from one another, and there was great searching of hearts in the beautiful city of Lima.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • At last at twenty-six she found herself penned into marriage with a supercilious and ruined nobleman and the Cathedral of Lima fairly buzzed with the sneers of her guests.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • Her mother would serve it on plates she took out of a wooden china closet: ham, chicken, potatoes, corn, string beans, sliced tomatoes, lima beans, white bread, and hot biscuits with lots of butter-and I couldn’t eat any of it.
    James McBride  --  The Color of Water
  • She had travelled slowly from Lima and even now as she sat in the square a boy from her farm ran up and put into her hand a large packet wrapped in parchment and dangling some nuggets of sealing-wax.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • The Archbishop of Lima, whom we shall know later in a more graceful connection, hated her with what he called a Vatinian hate and counted the cessation of her visits among the compensations for dying.
    Thornton Wilder  --  The Bridge of San Luis Rey
  • After the liver-and-lima-beans dinner, served in a mess hall that brought back every dreadful school-age cafeteria memory, women of every shape, size, and complexion flooded back into the main hall of the building, shouting in English and Spanish.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Lima was helping fill in holes—taking down pockets of insurgents who had crept in or been bypassed.
    Chris Kyle  --  American Sniper
  • Leo turned and found himself face-to-face with Lima Bean Man, who wasn’t actually a man at all.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Mark of Athena
  • Lima Company proved to be another great group of guys.
    Chris Kyle  --  American Sniper
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