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Kwasind is a sort of Samson, who threw a huge mass of rock such as the Cyclops cast at Mentor.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
I never associate Vulcan and his Cyclops with the idea of a forge.
LAVENGROGEORGE BORROW
He ran and he ran and after a while the Cyclops reached down and plucked him off the floor.
A WORLD CALLED CRIMSONDARIUS JOHN GRANGER
But the Cyclops only turned over in its sleep and began to snore again.
A WORLD CALLED CRIMSONDARIUS JOHN GRANGER
The Cyclops advanced on its knees, searching, its mouth slavering now.
A WORLD CALLED CRIMSONDARIUS JOHN GRANGER
In another letter from an Exalted Cyclops the sugar coating has largely disappeared.
Galatea did not return the Cyclops's affection, however, for she loved the river god Acis.
The Cyclops were originally gigantic one-eyed cannibals who lived a pastoral life near Mount Aetna.
Virgil dwells particularly on the formation of the thunder which he describes unfinished under the hammers of the Cyclops.
Tremblings of the earth, at different times, have also come to shake this Cyclops palace which threatened to be eternal.

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