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It has been subject, as all sublunary Things are, to great Revolutions and Misfortunes.
This marked a preconcerted moment—for the remote celestial phenomenon had been pressed into sublunary service as a lover's signal.
“But here am I talking about these sublunary affairs, when the eclipse will be beginning,” cried Vibert.
THE HAUNTED ROOMA. L. O. E.
Swithin sighed, lowered his thoughts to sublunary things, and told briefly the story of his journey.
TWO ON A TOWERTHOMAS HARDY
Patiently to earn a spare bare living, and quietly to die, untouched by workhouse hands—this was her highest sublunary hope.
OUR MUTUAL FRIENDCHARLES DICKENS
Johanna Klack will shut you up, and you will disappear from this sublunary world for a time, at all events.
Pushkin was able to convince himself that the heart intrusted to him was a treasure far above the merits of any sublunary being.
Did he then accept as an article of belief the theory of astrological influences upon sublunary disasters?
ULYSSESJAMES JOYCE
The growth of plants and animals illustrates the highest kind of change which is possible in the sublunary or mundane sphere.
Looking at ourselves in the mirror of honest criticism, we behold features as unchangeable as sublunary vicissitudes will allow.

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