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She herself has a child who is “like a moth to flame with screens.”A PANDEMIC WINTER FEELS DAUNTING. HERE’S HOW PARENTS CAN HELP KIDS COPE.AMY JOYCEDECEMBER 3, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Astronomers didn’t spot 55 Pegasi b directly—it’s no more possible to visualize a planet in the glare of its parent star from a distance of 50 light years than it is to see a moth fluttering near a streetlight from half a dozen blocks away.IT'S BEEN 25 YEARS SINCE WE FOUND THE FIRST EXOPLANET. NOW WE KNOW OF THOUSANDS—AND SOME COULD HARBOR LIFECHRIS WILSONOCTOBER 6, 2020TIME
The (p. 325) moth, whose egg produces these larv, is a large white miller of unusual size and prolificness.TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Lay not up to yourselves treasures on earth: where the rust, and moth consume, and where thieves break through, and steal.THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
I also saw the clerk busy folding up a moth-eaten velvet pall—not a sight for Christmas Day.A THIN GHOST AND OTHERSM. R. (MONTAGUE RHODES) JAMES
Spinning—he was for ever spinning, like a tireless moth through a fiery air; and the world went roaring past.WHEN VALMOND CAME TO PONTIAC, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
White Moth—strands from an Ostrich, wings from a white Pigeon, a white hackle for legs, and a black head.THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
She touched the moth with the wand, and instantly it stood upon her wrist—a beautiful and joyous fairy.WONDER-BOX TALESJEAN INGELOW
Again Sssuri whistled, and in that cry Dalgard heard a close resemblance to the flute tone of the night moth birds.STAR BORNANDRE NORTON
"I don't suppose you know that the antennæ of that silvery-winged moth are distinctly pectinate," I said.IN SEARCH OF THE UNKNOWNROBERT W. CHAMBERS

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