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depths

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the center of the Earth

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And yet how could there be running water in the bowels of the earth?
As for the subterranean river in the bowels of the mountain, Heaven only knows what it is, or whence it flows, or whither it goes.
I believe that you will see the wisdom of permitting me to pass unmolested," I said, "for it would avail you nothing to die uselessly in the rocky bowels of Barsoom merely to protect a hereditary enemy, such as Thurid, Dator of the First Born.
That two lives will be snuffed out is nothing to the world calamity that entombs in the bowels of the earth the discoveries that I have made and proved in the successful construction of the thing that is now carrying us farther and farther toward the eternal central fires.
The very fact, as Perry took pains to explain, of the blasting of several very exact and learned scientific hypotheses made it apparent that we could not know what lay before us within the bowels of the earth, and so we might continue to hope for the best, at least until we were dead--when hope would no longer be essential to our happiness.
Audit chief Nigel Scott said: "Symptom awareness campaigns are useful to break down the taboos of bottoms and bowels that lock these symptoms behind the bathroom door.
They form in weakened areas of the bowels, most often in the lower part of the colon (large bowel).
In tissue from chronically inflamed bowels, we found the receptors on blood vessels and immune cells, too.
Yet there is a real reluctance to talk about bowels and bottoms.
Many doctors say that upsets of the intestinal tract, or bowels, are among their patients' most common complaints.
html) 100 trillion bacteria living in our bowels is an active participant in this brain-gut chat.
This includes loose motions, increased frequency of bowel movements or an urgency to open the bowels.
Many studies have shown poorly prepared bowels cannot be examined as closely or efficiently as well-prepared bowels, resulting in missed lesions, incomplete testing, increased cost related to having to re-examine patients' bowels and decreased patient satisfaction.
Once your bowels are retrained to empty at a planned, regularly scheduled time, unplanned bowel movements and mucus drainage should rarely occur.
Eating was increasingly difficult, as she was frightened of the effect it would have on her bowels.