nuclear weapon

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Two minutes after the sudden appearance of the meteor (to them two centuries of anguish) the projectile seemed almost about to strike it, when the globe of fire burst like a bomb, but without making any noise in that void where sound, which is but the agitation of the layers of air, could not be generated.
Directly I mentioned his name, it was as though I had thrown a bomb shell into the place.
A bomb could not have made more noise or have entered the room with less ceremony.
It may happen that immediately after the man's death his body is blown to pieces by a bomb.
But, of course, I can easily empty my pockets, to show I don't carry a bomb.
Troy Glaus had only one hit Wednesday, but it was a bomb, his fourth homer of the season.