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of great mass

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297-301 with texts from Elephantine and constructs a complicated but plausible chain of events leading to the command of Artaxerxes II to Ezra "to prepare and publish a religious document that would allow several central sanctuaries to exist and pave the way for a coexistence of a more inclusive and a more exclusive concept of Jewish identity" (pp.
Elephantine sells an array of objects painted in bright colors and organic designs -- and all handmade in Nepal.
With the weight of a city's expectation upon her shoulders, director Gemma Bodinetz had charged herself with a task of elephantine proportions - to present a play that pays tribute to the theatre's great past while raising the bar for its future.
A recent TV programme asked whether these elephantine over-eaters should be treated on the NHS.
His elephantine memory and good humor continued all the way to the end of his long life, and he would like patient readers of this obituary to know that he has "carefully reviewed and approved this message.
O elephantine Pan in the china shop of the muses behind the veils
A small boat passes Elephantine island in the River Nile, off the southern town of Aswan, 800 kms south of the Egyptian capital Cairo (AFP)
And, of course, Mike's last post was as "mayor of the Pentagon"--where as director of administration and management, he oversaw DoD's elephantine headquarters apparatus.
One should not earn his ENMITY, for he has an elephantine MEMORY; but he may be motivated by MONEY.
As the deity indicates, the monument had originally been erected by Amenhotep II on the island of Elephantine at Aswan, where it was discovered at the start of the 19th Century, and had been re-used as a threshold.
Only in one of the nine sections of the elephantine exhibition ('The Cultural Portrait') does this fully apply.
They show discrimination in choosing branches to swat flies or to scratch an itch and in finding rocks to play elephantine games of catch.
At Norbit and Rasputia's wedding, Mr Wong looks at the elephantine bride and sighs, "It's a horror show.
But instead of banning England, what about banning Elephantine Egocentric Eejits Employed to Expel Excrement?