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When Yima pressed the earth with this ring, the genius of the Earth, Aramaîti, responded to his wish and order.
I plainly heard a noise upon the cover of my closet like that of a cable, and the grating of it as it passed through the ring.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
I desired the captain would please to accept this ring in return of his civilities, which he absolutely refused.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
The tailor of the fairy tale with his "seven at a blow" is not in it with the gunnery Lieutenant of a battleship.
The Elizabethan pipes were so small that now when they are dug up in Ireland the poor call them 'fairy pipes' from their tininess.
Whoever succeeded in getting the ring on his stick won the game, and carried the prize home as a sign of victory.
Spenser in his Fairy Queen makes one of the characters include it with other herbs celebrated for medicinal qualities.
I remember feeling in his pocket for the ring, and as I did so, I felt a hand grasp mine for a moment.
She had just come to forty-nine, and was wondering if she might remind the fairy father of his duty, when the door opened.
Why had he permitted her to wear the ring which he had given her so as to spite his sainted Aunt Philomène?

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perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
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