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  1. He watched her loom above him.
  2. Chen sat near Li-en at her loom.
  3. Dos lomas, two hills, loom up before me.
  4. She will learn to use your loom as I did.
  5. She smiled and stepped back from the loom.

  6. The better the loom, the closer the weave.
  7. Our father manning the loom of eternal return.
  8. Problems always loom, lurking in the shadows.
  9. He helped repair our loom when it was overused.
  10. At Nerissa’s suggestion, he also bought a loom.
  11. But as I was walking doubts began to loom in my head.
  12. A lady near the door rose from her loom to meet him.
  13. Anísya, plainly dressed, sits before a loom weaving.
  14. ANÍSYA, plainly dressed, sits before a loom weaving.
  15. Obviously they all slept on the floor around the loom.

  16. My mother's loom glowed in its filtered, golden light.
  18. He frowned slightly, then strode to loom in front of her.
  19. In a treadle loom, you move the heddle with your feet.
  20. A loom of energy wove immense sounds throughout the ship.
  21. The shapes of the trees loom black against the lighter sky.
  22. It is a moving ministry that shakes the loom wide open, forever.
  23. Old drying racks, loom beams, and fulling troughs crackled in the.
  24. One day, Chen came in to find the loom empty and the widow sobbing.
  25. She cut her brocade from the loom and held it beside the widow’s.

  26. Months went by, while inch by inch the pattern appeared on the loom.
  27. Blake memorized the number to the loom with the depleted bobbin and.
  28. Blake was completely shocked when he looked over at loom 78 and saw.
  29. He seemed to loom over her like some evil giant out of a fairy tale.
  30. Mark’ s loom was a wooden frame, more than a yard square, on a stand.
  31. The widow was known all over for the brocades that she made on her loom.
  32. Tom didn't blink at all, watching Ireland loom at him in landfalls of green.
  33. Mars began to loom a lot larger as they hurtled on and the first seeds of doubt.
  34. Above the main bedrooms are a loom room and three rooms for servants and children.
  35. Silas dove between her paws smashing the loom, dodging the flying splinters of wood.
  36. Warp: The threads which are extended lengthwise in the loom, and crossed by the woof.
  37. The asteroid seemed to loom above them and it seemed much bigger than six miles wide.
  38. Silas landed back at the spool on the loom, which was now almost completely destroyed.
  39. Through smears of light that blur my vision, faces leer, loom, but then swoon from me.
  40. To no end gathered; vainly then released, forthflowing, wending back: loom of the moon.
  41. Though bizarre in design and amateur in construction Harmony concluded it to be a loom.
  42. It was filled with authentic-looking antiques, including a hand loom and several quilts.
  43. Without wasting a moment she clambered onto the loom and ignored its groans of encumbrance.
  44. His daughter-in-law was working with her loom, while the old woman was preparing the supper.
  45. He backed away to join the circle of Mechanics that came to loom at the top of the staircase.
  46. At a comer two night watch in shouldercapes, their hands upon their staffholsters, loom tall.
  47. Most nights I trembled in a corner by the loom, the putrid smell of the badger filling my nose.
  48. There was no loom in their kitchen now: all the weaving was done by others whom they organized.
  49. Above its entrance, there were painted symbols sacred to Athena, an olive tree, a loom, an owl.
  50. Sigrid was eagerly weaving on the loom, which was situated in the corner by the back of the house.
  51. She dismissed the madness, blaming the isolation, and turned her attention to the dilapidated loom.
  52. Momma Bear was on her back legs, putting the finishing swipes on the loom, exposing Barnes behind it.
  53. The wall over there needs patching up, she said, pointing to the back corner where the loom sat.
  54. He saw God's foot upon the treadle of the loom, and spoke it; and therefore his shipmates called him mad.
  55. On each loom was a copy of his mother’s brocade, and the brocade itself hung in the center of the room.
  56. There was much muttering as the hapless interloper hauled in an instrument that was the size of a small loom.
  57. The farther they go, though, the higher the intervening buildings loom, until he can no longer see those flashes.
  58. What gift can gift itself? in the webbing mycelium loom, she did not know where she began and the other ended.
  59. She’s outside, on grass, trees all around, and above the trees in the nighttime sky tall buildings loom everywhere.
  60. Alan made all haste to get back into the clutter behind a large vertical loom that stood near the back wall of this room.
  61. It is so hard to enjoy your daily life when the pressures of financial stability and outcomes loom over people’s heads.
  62. When the reeds grew thinner around her and the water rose about her thighs, she saw the dim loom of an island ahead of her.
  63. The belted wheel, the trail of steel, the churning screw, are shuttles in the loom on which they weave their magic tapestries.
  64. Ah, mortal! then, be heedful; for so, in all this din of the great world's loom, thy subtlest thinkings may be overheard afar.
  65. In that pitch blackness and rain it was hard to see five feet, but a silhouette of some landmass seemed to loom in the distance.
  66. She remembered when all six of them had to find sleeping space on the floor of a single room, most of which was taken up by a loom.
  67. Consider, I say, this fish o' the sea; it has no loom or yarn to spin, yet no king in all his glory could be decked out in all its finery.
  68. They seemed to loom over me, mocking me with laughter, even moving or dancing, though I have no memory of which beasts fucked which beasts.
  69. Merthin remembered the days when they and their four children had lived in one room that was not much bigger than the loom on which Mark worked.
  70. It was the majority that fought, tooth and nail, against the steam engine, the power loom, and every other advance or improvement ever suggested.
  71. But as the mileage lessened between her and the spot of her pilgrimage, so did Tess's confidence decrease, and her enterprise loom out more formidably.
  72. An old-fashioned loom threaded with a long-abandoned project stood between her and Barnes; her claws went to work breaking through the wooden structure.
  73. Sell in May is starting to loom ahead, of course, but again I’m not too sure it will precipitate an exit for me this year – unlike 2010 and for that matter 2008.
  74. Social Security and Pension Plans: Clearly, the adverse selection problem will loom large if these retirement mechanisms are made wholly, or almost wholly, voluntary.
  75. In any case, when options become very cheap, it is a signal to these traders to curtail their option selling activities as a price explosion may loom on the horizon.
  76. Like a little chunk of ice crowning a submerged iceberg, aggressive revenue recognition is often a sign of dangers that run deep and loom large—and so it was at Qwest.
  77. But there was a difference; not some identifiable difference in physical appearance, more the way in which it seemed to loom over him, despite his own two metre height.
  78. Once her heart was no longer pounding viciously in her chest, she sat down in the rocking chair by the loom, and started embroidering on the tablecloth she had almost finished.
  79. The Banter Mountains were really just hills, but against the stark contrast of the desert, they seemed to loom up in homage to Illeander in the far distance, yet again obscured by heat haze.
  80. She would arch her back and scratch the flesh on my hands with her nails as I pressed on for magic, with every push, our lives more strictly interwoven, the fruit of God’s loom, a chemical reaction.
  81. With his boys still rowing at thirty-four, Morry resisted the temptation to call for a higher rate, even as Cal maintained its frantic forty and the Fruitvale Avenue Bridge began to loom up ahead of them.
  82. The loom of a great conflagration in Sulaco flashed up red above the coast, played on the clouds at the head of the gulf, seemed to touch with a ruddy and sinister reflection the forms of the Three Isabels.
  83. I heard the crashing of the bushes round the entrance, and then dimly through the darkness I was conscious of the loom of some enormous shape, some monstrous inchoate creature, passing swiftly and very silently out from the tunnel.
  84. On the other hand, if the division were made in proportion to book values, the refining and marketing sections would loom large, the oil reserves would have a much smaller value, and the depletion charge would be proportionately smaller.
  85. The weaver-god, he weaves; and by that weaving is he deafened, that he hears no mortal voice; and by that humming, we, too, who look on the loom are deafened; and only when we escape it shall we hear the thousand voices that speak through it.
  86. It is a long-after-midnight collision of buried voices and lost musics caught in a time cloud between buildings, released from high open doors or windows while the shadows of the cutter-editors loom on the pale ceilings bent over enchantments.
  87. Although lacking headstones and monuments, the orchard at night reminded me of a graveyard, perhaps because of the regimented rows, perhaps because I believed that black-clad figures, as faceless as Death, would at any moment step out of cover and loom before me.
  88. The wood was green as mosses of the Icy Glen; the trees stood high and haughty, feeling their living sap; the industrious earth beneath was as a weaver's loom, with a gorgeous carpet on it, whereof the ground-vine tendrils formed the warp and woof, and the living flowers the figures.
  89. Oh, busy weaver! unseen weaver!—pause!—one word!—whither flows the fabric? what palace may it deck? wherefore all these ceaseless toilings? Speak, weaver!—stay thy hand!—but one single word with thee! Nay—the shuttle flies—the figures float from forth the loom; the freshet-rushing carpet for ever slides away.
  90. Secondly, the use of several very ingenious machines, which facilitate and abridge, in a still greater proportion, the winding of the worsted and woollen yarn, or the proper arrangement of the warp and woof before they are put into the loom ; an operation which, previous to the invention of those machines, must have been extremely tedious and troublesome.
  91. Before lowering the boat for the chase, the upper end of the line is taken aft from the tub, and passing round the loggerhead there, is again carried forward the entire length of the boat, resting crosswise upon the loom or handle of every man's oar, so that it jogs against his wrist in rowing; and also passing between the men, as they alternately sit at the opposite gunwales, to the leaded chocks or grooves in the extreme pointed prow of the boat, where a wooden pin or skewer the size of a common quill, prevents it from slipping out.
  92. As I kept passing and repassing the filling or woof of marline between the long yarns of the warp, using my own hand for the shuttle, and as Queequeg, standing sideways, ever and anon slid his heavy oaken sword between the threads, and idly looking off upon the water, carelessly and unthinkingly drove home every yarn: I say so strange a dreaminess did there then reign all over the ship and all over the sea, only broken by the intermitting dull sound of the sword, that it seemed as if this were the Loom of Time, and I myself were a shuttle mechanically weaving and weaving away at the Fates.
  93. Now a deadly chill comes over me as the last days of life loom before me,.
  1. By now, Mars was looming.
  2. He scoffed at the looming.
  3. A silver ovoid looming larger.
  4. Something looming in the future.
  5. But another mountain was looming.
  6. If a fight was looming, she would.
  7. A hideous, looming multi lens lamp.
  8. Toward whatever was looming up ahead.
  9. And that one reason? A looming dividend.
  10. That looming presence, the chemical smell.
  11. The threat is looming, so we must prepare.
  12. She could just sense his looming presence.
  13. There is always something looming over.
  14. Looming above them on a high pedestal was.
  15. He looked up to see Jake looming above them.
  16. I stood for a minute gazing at the looming sky.
  17. Presently they saw another cabin looming ahead.
  18. Shasta in the distance, looming larger than life.
  19. He was surprised to see Adams looming over him.
  20. The coming struggle was looming over them and she.
  21. He stood over her, looming up in the country dark.
  22. And there’s someone there, looming in the doorway.
  23. I looked at the Earth base looming large in front of us.
  24. Our leaders should not ignore the warning of looming mass.
  25. When she turned, she saw Conrad’s bulk looming over Alan.
  26. There were a number of tall, big shapes looming behind it.
  27. Corey suspected that something terrible was looming in the.
  28. Not sure why, I approach the guard who was looming over Mira.
  29. It was a terrible idea, a looming and very real fire-hazard.
  30. Maryann nodded timidly at the hulk of a man looming over her.
  31. There's always Talaat bey looming in the background and I 24.
  32. Looming in front of him was the massive android of Morgan Evans.
  33. The radar detector warned of a potential problem looming ahead.
  34. He froze at the sight of me, hosepipe in hand, looming over him.
  35. Would they avoid the one that some saw looming on the horizon?
  36. Behind them she saw the ruins looming in the high-swinging moon.
  37. Then, on occasion, a lull might set in: a test that was looming.
  38. Dacian stood in the water, looming above the others like a tyrant.
  39. So far so good but they had the second grade looming over their.
  40. Through haze and fog Kathleen saw Jamie’s face looming above her.
  41. She spun to find the Duke of Hornberg looming over her like a cliff.
  42. Nevada statehood and the looming decision whether to join the Union.
  43. Beyond them was a tall chimney looming out of the early morning mist.
  44. For looming above him, practically blocking out the sun, stood a very.
  46. It was a looming mess that no one around the table wanted to jump into.
  47. Catcher in the Rye when he suddenly became aware of a looming presence.
  48. The demon looming overhead is angered and calls for its minions of evil.
  49. All that was really left looming over his head was the Klingon challenge.
  50. I developed a stomach ache soon afterwards, but more trouble was looming.
  51. There seemed to be a great blackness looming slowly out of the East, eating.
  52. Seeing him now, even with the tense situation looming, was relieving for me.
  53. S’us saw more of the creatures, slowly looming over the place like ghosts.
  54. Implied volatility increases with panic, uncertainty, or a looming big event.
  55. There may not be any bosses looming over your head most of the time, but you.
  56. With every new thing added, and with every old thing removed, their looming.
  57. Cloud cover hung low on the foothills, a sign that a spring storm was looming.
  58. The looming battle was going to be tough, but his mind told him it was winnable.
  59. September’s clarion call to looming winter began to gnaw at the flesh on her.
  60. Suzy glanced in her rear view and saw the car behind her looming closer than ever.
  61. A looming shadow fell from its hanging place on one of the chains above the steps.
  62. Crows and scavenger birds circled among the towers and immense, looming gargoyles.
  63. Whatever looming conflicts or developments that were taking place in that sector.
  64. She looked up to see a blurred outline of Nancy, the black mother, looming forward.
  65. I looked out the cabin window and saw dark, ominous clouds looming in the distance.
  66. You promised me you would put them to use, the One Elf said, looming over him.
  67. Edwin squawked with fear as he saw the mouth of the Threshing Machine looming closer.
  68. For a few moments he was quite unsettled as he saw disaster looming before his eyes!.
  69. The Stronghold of Sod left by the Drystyx Monks made a looming outline on the horizon.
  70. As the weeks passed The Nasty Wrongful Death Suit's trial date was looming larger and.
  71. He concentrated on his own problems, but one thing kept looming in his mind, the dream.
  72. Something was looming bigger and bigger over the house, over the stream in front of it.
  73. Suddenly looming out of nowhere the rider called, It’s Caleb! We have trouble!.
  74. He gave me a sad smile, then motioned to the statue of my father, looming over both of us.
  75. In reality some looming shadows against the starry sky were all she could see in the dark.
  76. Breathe, he thought, before opening his eyes into bright light and Jacob’s looming face.
  77. CINDY COULDN’T BELIEVE that Richie had appeared without warning and was looming over her.
  78. This means the ever looming threat of the hurricanes seems almost inevitable at this time.
  79. Did we know about the looming terrorist attacks and that the market was going to crash? No.
  80. September’s clarion call to looming winter began to gnaw at the flesh on her exposed legs.
  81. Feeling suddenly queasy, he looked up to find a pair of executioner hoods looming over him.
  82. This was the first time in weeks I’d been alone, without the trial looming in front of me.
  83. All at once, the looming sandstorm rolled over the threesome, surrounding them on all sides.
  84. If he’d been standing on it, he could have seen the hotel looming over the other buildings.
  85. If that wasn’t enough, the specter of 2012 is looming large, and there is still much doubt.
  86. A few moments later they saw the squat, flat-topped edifice they sought looming ahead of them.
  87. After what seemed like a rather short while, they saw in the distance, looming ominously above.
  88. It was open; and outside was the yard, the rain, and Mou-Mou's kennel looming through the mist.
  89. Mechanization existed as the next looming threat, expressed as the worst possible fear for some.
  90. This will have a significant impact on your taxes, and it’s out there, looming on the horizon.
  91. The sky thought about dawn behind the looming mountain, now a huge dark mass as Dawnsleep ended.
  92. Here there were neither farms nor villages, no white-walled villas looming among clustering trees.
  93. Soon the Khakhan’s compound was visible in the distance looming above the sea of tents and yurts.
  94. We silently agreed never to discuss his looming death, and continued to see each other on occasion.
  95. The midshipman stared at him a moment longer, then looked at the looming topsails and nodded fiercely.
  96. At length they were once more aware of a wall looming up, and once more a stairway opened before them.
  97. She didn’t see any sign of that person in the looming, larger-than-life officer staring at her now.
  98. Ten minutes later, we were taxiing toward the hangar, the hotels on the Strip looming in the background.
  99. The deep crimson flowers created a half circle, keeping us safe from the darkness of the looming forest.
  100. When I arrived, Epstein was already at the bar, located in the atrium, with seven floors looming overhead.
  1. An oil tanker loomed ahead.
  2. The MAV loomed before him.
  3. A barbed wire fence loomed.
  4. The stone Raven loomed in.
  5. A figure loomed behind a tree.
  6. The town wall loomed over her.
  7. The spaceport loomed below them.
  8. The gate to the ‘drome loomed up.
  9. A red sky loomed above them, the.
  10. Ahead of us loomed Mount Tamalpais.
  11. Another loomed directly ahead and.
  12. Now it loomed large in her thoughts.
  13. An oil tanker loomed ahead.
  14. Kestrel’s stark face loomed over me.
  15. She loomed as large and as intricate.
  16. Dead grasses and rotting reeds loomed.
  17. Cloud loomed over him, his expression.
  18. A door loomed at the top of the stairs.
  19. She had no skills so starvation loomed.
  20. Behind him the Military Assignor loomed.
  21. Then, out of the darkness loomed a face.
  22. A six foot brick wall loomed ahead of us.
  23. Washington, which loomed over Pittsburgh.
  24. The Borg loomed at the end of the corridor.
  25. Soon it loomed over him, a wooden monolith.
  26. Justice loomed as only a remote possibility.
  27. He loomed broader and a foot taller than her.
  28. The gate to the Bahamas loomed ahead of them.
  29. But the risk of failure loomed like a shadow.
  30. An awe-inspiring void loomed for thousands of.
  31. One of his loyal guards loomed in the doorway.
  32. Bulge loomed ahead so he stopped in to see Evan.
  33. Its pale grey hull loomed over the motor yacht.
  34. Majestic mountain peaks loomed far to the north.
  35. I knew the shadow of my bad record loomed over me.
  36. Toward evening a small island loomed ahead of them.
  37. And a man loomed up, insane and wild and terrible.
  38. The wave of fire loomed above the Professor and me.
  39. Behind the facade of daily interactions loomed sex.
  40. Nearby, unseen by human eyes, a black shadow loomed.
  41. It loomed over the landscape, dominating every view.
  42. A face loomed over me like a moon in the murky night.
  43. They bought it, Bond and Bat Mitzvah day loomed closer.
  44. There was no doubt that Johnson and his NN loomed on.
  45. Ahead of them loomed the black walls of the Himelians.
  46. The Island of Monte Cristo loomed large in the horizon.
  47. He loomed over her, casting moonshadows across her bed.
  48. Even in that darkness, the mind-cane loomed towards him.
  49. Challenges that once loomed large were met and overcome.
  50. A citadel loomed close and we passed into its enclosure.
  51. Bernanke’s face loomed over the Chicago Board of Trade.
  52. The reefs loomed in front of them with startling clarity.
  53. Huge, old, and heavy-looking chandeliers loomed over them.
  54. Just then, another boat suddenly loomed ahead on a colli-.
  55. The size of Megapolis Alpha loomed larger and larger as he.
  56. Behind him, the figure regained its substance, and loomed.
  57. That possibility loomed very large and very real to him now.
  58. Outside, black clouds loomed overhead and the wind smelt of.
  59. The reality of marriage was startling when it loomed so near.
  60. A gas station loomed on her right, and she steered toward it.
  61. A far more devastating fate than the loss of 6th Army loomed.
  62. Astern, faint and indistinct, loomed the low-lying coast-line.
  63. It was all she could do to not back up as he loomed over her.
  64. Molloy bared his teeth in a simulated smile and loomed over me.
  65. The gate loomed before her, solid, black, and sturdily sealed.
  66. I picked up my pace, to outrun the heartache that loomed ahead.
  67. The great schedule boards loomed over the cathedral-like space.
  68. Home, said Jerry as the gates to the City loomed into view.
  69. Above loomed columns of smoke too thick to blame on incinerators.
  70. Gary, the director said as he loomed next to Richard’s chair.
  71. It was now approaching mid-August, and the kill-all policy loomed.
  72. Out of those seething, frenzied fiends the Sesavah loomed towering.
  73. A dark shape loomed behind him, and a dagger appeared at his throat.
  74. The mountains still loomed up ominously on their left, but near at.
  75. As it loomed larger in his display it launched dozens of small ships.
  76. Behind loomed up the Buck Hill; and out of it, through stray shrouds.
  77. The stones loomed in the half light, deep shadows clouding their bases.
  78. Hayrides and caroling expeditions had suddenly loomed into her vision.
  79. From out of the mist there loomed far out at sea the incoming steamer.
  80. Landing heavily, her eyes widened as Caius' bulky form loomed over her.
  81. Out of the dark there loomed its eyes ablaze with hatred’s wickedness.
  82. The citadel suddenly loomed close, and with it came an unwelcome sight.
  83. A sinni tree loomed above the area on a giant up-rise of rock and soil.
  84. The breeze rattled the plastic sides and shadows loomed up on all sides.
  85. His face loomed downward in the mirror and then tilted back, eyes closed.
  86. The lighthouse loomed out of the fog as the foursome approached the gates.
  87. He headed for the creek and two of the monsters loomed up in front of him.
  88. Avery came back after two hours and loomed in the dusk before the platform.
  89. None of the levels related in any way to the cathedral that loomed over it.
  90. Rykus’s movements, his tone, and the way he loomed made the air seem thick.
  91. By day, the towering building that housed the Maze loomed silent and lifeless.
  92. In the centre of the forest, Salverford prison loomed, powerful and imposing.
  93. It loomed above him, a hooded and monstrous shadow, when he lay down to sleep.
  94. Interestingly this smolder was but a poor prelude of what loomed close at hand.
  95. They were pure misery for a woman for whom wealth and money always loomed large.
  96. Far off, it seemed, half veiled in winding cloud, there loomed the island rock.
  97. Brady came out of his office, strode toward us, and then loomed over our desks.
  98. He loomed huge above me, twice my height or more, and I shrunk down before him.
  99. Meadows spun round and loomed across the table, lizard eyes blazing with hatred.
  100. Here a sheer rock face loomed over them, disappearing into the foggy night sky.
  1. Paul's looms up.
  2. The looms got so loud.
  3. But the battle still looms.
  4. Looms gray behind the mist and morn.
  5. The hallway, absent of windows, looms even.
  6. The city looms desolate but becomes farming fields.
  7. The Hermon Mountain range looms over the area, once.
  8. Looms in the mist, with brow elate and governing hand.
  9. The analysis was headlined: Crisis Looms in Mortgages.
  10. Now only the giant holographic image of the timer looms in the sky.
  11. The Election is Over, the Health Care Crisis Still Looms, So Now What?
  12. What looms over most new network marketers heads? A lack of money and a.
  13. The noise in the double beam room started to diminish as looms started.
  14. In the first stage of spiritual seeking, attachment to the family looms as.
  15. Running looms at the mill never required him to lift more than 3 lbs so it.
  16. As the clouds of uncertainty looms over PAC’s 2G report, which was prepared after.
  17. But a larger question looms: Are any of these behaviors worthy of being included in a.
  18. The sheer volume of time left in this ordeal looms over my head like a mile of ocean water.
  19. This afternoon a familiar face looms in the train station, maybe four or five back in the queue.
  20. Kate, I’ve known for a long time now that something very big looms on the horizon for all us.
  21. To make it worse they have now been informed that a problem looms in the future and they have.
  22. Rolling hills and forests stretch from the base of the gray mountain that looms in the distance.
  23. Disaster looms when a basic advance starts at the end of a sideways movement that lasts 11 months.
  24. He stripped off his damp jeans and Fruit of the Looms, wadded them up and pushed them into a bush.
  25. The scribe opens his mouth to respond but, at that instant, her brother’s shadow looms beside them.
  26. The threat of a major air disaster looms, an event that could destroy public faith in the president.
  27. The robot looms over two dead soldiers sprawled on the floor and a limbless Pioneer 3 lying on its side.
  28. He addressed them, Gentlemen, I have called you here to tell you that something ominous looms upon the horizon.
  29. Belle set him to sorting yarns and threads for her blankets and rugs and stringing them on her traditional looms.
  30. Will he be able to save them from the impending disaster that looms in the corridors of the Boston Monitor newspaper?
  31. Sitting there at looms were dozens of fairy ladies, who turned to stare at him, then whispered to each other excitedly.
  32. It turned out that as he adjusted himself, a little bit of the waistband of his Fruit of the Looms was very visible.
  33. The new looms designed by Merthin were not just faster – they also made it easier to produce complex patterns in the weave.
  34. She labored with the oxen to drag the pointed stick through the stubborn soil, and she crouched endlessly over looms in peasant huts.
  35. The mystery of human motivation looms as a big, central question, I said, particularly when so much consequence attaches to what he did.
  36. But beyond the urgency of that broken pact looms a considerably more dangerous prospect---one that would appear to involve the Black Mage.
  37. Looms that had gathered dust for years had been brought down from attics, and there were webs of homespun to negroes, began to wear homespun.
  38. And the equine portent grows again, magnified in the deserted heavens, nay to heaven's own magnitude, till it looms, vast, over the house of Virgo.
  39. The front door, which was once slats of wood reinforced by steel, now looms black as polished obsidian, covered with ancient runes I’ve seen before.
  40. Some people had to do business, rain or shine: Italian and Flemish buyers needed soft English wool for thousands of busy looms in Florence and Bruges.
  41. The teacher, who looms in my memory like an airy-fairy praying mantis, pronounced my pants to be insufficiently flexible for the exercises we’d be doing.
  42. If God is dead and ready for burial, as He seems to be for many Americans, there looms a vacuum in the soul of America that can suck in almost any manner of substitute faith.
  43. There’s a bright mild ache where she’s fallen, but that doesn’t matter, because above her, backlit by the stars, looms the thing she’s just tripped over: an abandoned grocery cart.
  44. These four nations all share in common that supposed genocide against whites looms large in the imaginations and fears of white racists, white supremacists, and other whites with persecution complexes.
  45. Nekhludoff took off his hat, and, stooping to get through the low door, entered, through a passage into the dirty, narrow hut, that smelt of sour food, and where much space was taken up by two weaving looms.
  46. He then ties a rope around his waist with a huge round stone tied to it, picks up a statue that looks like a Buddha but I am not sure it is, and climbs with great difficulty to the top of the mountain that looms over the lake.
  47. The human mind refuses to believe in the catastrophe which even now looms up before us, and which the close of this century must surely witness, a catastrophe which will put an end to all the progress of our age, and yet we must try to realize it.
  48. The masses were sold mass manufactured clothes instead of selling them spinning wheels and looms because the cotton plantation owners and industrial robber barons did not want the masses to be able to make their own clothes and become independently self-sufficient.
  49. The walls were hung round with tapestry, said to be from the Gobelin looms, and, at all events, representing the Scriptural story of David and Bathsheba, and Nathan the Prophet, in colors still unfaded, but which made the fair woman of the scene almost as grimly picturesque as the woe-denouncing seer.
  50. Will this be enough to protect him from the hatred of those he has disappointed? Will he be able to prevent the terrible disaster that looms in the corridors of the Boston Monitor? Will he run and hide or will he match brave words with brave actions? Sometimes knowing what's coming next just isn't enough.

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Synonyms for loom