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Caspian Sea
used in Funny in Farsi

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a large saltwater lake between Iran and Russia fed by the Volga River; the largest inland body of water in the world
  • This was shortly before he decided to sell my mother's wedding band so they could stay at the Caspian Sea for an extra week.
    p. 148.2
  • Or we'd try to be more bucolic, mentioning being south of the beautiful Caspian Sea, "where the famous caviar comes from."
    p. 31.7
  • In Iran, "vacation" meant going to the Caspian Sea.
    p. 53.3
  • The drive between Tehran and the Caspian Sea is one of the most beautiful stretches of land I have ever seen.
    p. 53.8
  • Every so often, I would toss out some piddly story about the caviar vendors beside the Caspian Sea or the smell of nasturtiums in my aunt Sedigeh's garden, and the Frenchman went gaga.
    p. 58.7
  • That summer, we headed for our annual weeklong vacation by the Caspian Sea.
    p. 72.9
  • But despite my dips in the many beautiful bodies of water in the world, I have never forgotten that first gentle wave in the Caspian Sea, the one that lifted me and assured me that, yes, the pilot has had enough sleep.
    p. 73.9

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