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damaged by decay

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His lunchbox was as large as a suitcase, and other children would gape as he shovelled quadruple-decker lard and chocolate spread sandwiches into his gaping maw.
The huge stove had an insatiable appetite, and it seemed as if that gaping maw was always hungry.
The cranes around Digbeth, the twisting concrete curves of Spaghetti Junction, the bold red brick of The Mailbox and the gaping maw of the Queensway tunnel have all been captured on canvas and board.
Sadly, it is a vision which shields government and big business from the cumbersome burden of social responsibility, which promotes workfare as job creation, and which reduces the welfare caseload by disqualifying people or by feeding them into the gaping maw of an undeclared, province-wide Special Enterprise Zone.
The key issue in telecommunications is that computer technology's gaping maw keeps demanding more and more data moved at faster and faster speeds.
She decked him right back, then shoved two luscious handfuls of mud into his gaping maw.
Certainly, business opposition or temporization doesn't seem to have done much to close Superfund's gaping maw.
She saw how she was neither a gaping maw, nor a bottomless pit, nor an infinite void.
Lacey grunted, smiled absently, and jerked another dish towel from the gaping maw of my boxers.
A gaping maw surrounded by forlorn ghostly faces, screaming figures and grinning demons is topped by two angry-looking eyes below lowering eyebrows made of the Arabic phrase: "It's Satan who taught me to indulge my body when I miss unexpected intimate touches.
DAC Akers concluded there was a "network of corrupted officials" shovelling "salacious gossip" down the Sun's gaping maw.
But every once in a while one wishes the earth would open up, turn into a gaping maw and swallow one up with no chance of being regurgitated.
The struggle to supply cheap labor into the gaping maw of the plantation fields, coupled with the ideology of white supremacy, created an atmosphere of brutality and inhumanity.
Willamette Pass officials say the narrow, gaping maw that serves as an entry point to RTS is enough to keep most people away.