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“When I look at my list of what we’ve done over the last 25 years, I’m astonished at what we’ve accomplished,” says Paula Johnson, the team’s leader.
WINEMAKERS TO POUR $4 MILLION INTO SMITHSONIAN’S POPULAR AMERICAN FOOD HISTORY PROJECTDAVE MCINTYREJUNE 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That’s why I was astonished one wintry day to see a long-eared jackrabbit tear out from a gravelly wash, its lithe body moving so fast it almost floated above the landscape.
I WAS A BAD DOG OWNER. DON’T BE LIKE ME.KATE SIBERMAY 11, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
What I was astonished by was that there was this sound and fury.
A CONVERSATION WITH FILMMAKER ADAM CURTIS ON POWER, TECHNOLOGY AND HOW IDEAS GET INTO PEOPLE'S HEADSBILLY PERRIGOFEBRUARY 23, 2021TIME
I’m astonished to see the extent to which the Attorney General is willing to say things that are blatantly irresponsible but that parrot some of the language of the President.
SHERRILYN IFILL, PRESIDENT OF THE NAACP LEGAL DEFENSE AND EDUCATIONAL FUND, ON THE BATTLE OVER RBG’S SEAT AND MAKING EVERY VOTE COUNTEBEN SHAPIROSEPTEMBER 27, 2020TIME
Nothing seemed to trouble or astonish the visitor, either about the food or the service.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
In thy anger thou wilt tread the earth under foot: in thy wrath thou wilt astonish the nations.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Blind faith in a religion, fanatical zeal for a religion, are too common to astonish us.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
The members often astonish those who know them best by their responses to their opportunities.
THE LEAVEN IN A GREAT CITYLILLIAN WILLIAM BETTS
And without mere ado, he took up his favourite instrument, and prepared to astonish the company.
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG

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