Snake


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Snake

Arrangement established in 1972, that ties European currencies to each other within specified limits.
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Nothing else, dear master," replied Scipio, "only that the doctor gave you a powder, and that the snake leaped out upon the floor.
He was not merely a big snake, I thought--he was a circus monstrosity.
He was barefooted, and the snake bit him right on the heel.
When a snake misses its stroke, it never says anything or gives any sign of what it means to do next.
A snake would be a good illustration of this, for it is cold-blooded, and therefore removed from the temptations which often weaken or restrict warm-blooded creatures.
His rifle was also discharged in the direction of the snake, and Tom saw that the hit was a good one, right through the ugly head of the reptile.
It is a part of the great desert of Snake River, one of the most remarkable tracts beyond the mountains.
The snake tails drew themselves up and disappeared.
But the Snake, proud of his ancient eminence in Scriptural history, was strictly orthodox, and did not accept the scientific view.
It was haste killed the Yellow Snake that ate the sun.
The fall through leafy branches and the dizzy heights; the snakes that struck at me as I dodged and leaped away in chattering flight; the wild dogs that hunted me across the open spaces to the timber--these were terrors concrete and actual, happenings and not imaginings, things of the living flesh and of sweat and blood.
Their hunting ground was occasionally invaded by the Blackfeet, but the Snakes battled bravely for their domains, and a long and bloody feud existed, with variable success.