pied piper


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a leader who entices people to follow (especially to their doom)

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the title character in a German folk tale and in a poem by Robert Browning

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The Pied Piper crew members are cynical about their chances, but the opportunity to build something that could one day be worth millions keeps them motivated--zoning restrictions be damned.
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With a script that includes lots of topical jokes, The Pied Piper of Hamelin has been adapted to titillate the tastes of local audiences.
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Candy Spelling, the Hollywood legend's widow, told Wenn that Jackson was supposed to play the character of Pied Piper, who charmed all the children, but as George Lucas rewrote an entirely different concept, the movie didn't happen.
Barbara Henderson says: "November Club and its partner in Operation Pied Piper, National Trust, are both delighted to be shortlisted.
A jongleur who plies his skill to rid Hamelin of rats, and who then, when refused payment, wields his instrument to lure away the town's children, the Pied Piper allegorizes the conscription of music into civic policing and market exchange.
Dubai: Some 300 primary students of JSS Private School recently gave life to the story of The Pied Piper of Hamelin in a musical that was staged at the school for the first time.
Summary: JSS Private School in Dubai came up with its first musical concert, The Pied Piper of Hamelin, on March 14.
As Dallas co-star Linda Gray said yesterday: "Larry was the Pied Piper of life.
Norwich Puppet Theatre presents The Pied Piper at Ashington Children's Centre tomorrow at 1.
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Cops were called to the sombre gathering at the Pied Piper in Cannock, Staffordshire, on Wednesday night.
It is advisable for some to refrain from muddying the waters and fishing therein and for some others to desist from dancing behind a Pied Piper whose magic tone, as tempting as it is, might lead its followers astray," said Xinhua in a commentary, referring to the sea, which is part of the Pacific and the subject of overlapping territorial claims.
PUPILS of Al Rawabi International School performed an English play Pied Piper at Pakistan Club, Manama.