cupid's dart


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cupid's dart

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(Plants) another name for catananche
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Noun1.cupid's dart - south European plant having dark-eyed flowers with flat blue rays
catananche - any of several plants of the genus Catananche having long-stalked heads of blue or yellow flowers
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Cupid's dart, anchors, hearts and mermaids were highly favoured.
Audi can hardly put a foot wrong at the moment and the company are going from strength to strength with each new model, aimed, like Cupid's dart, straight at the heart of a particular market with spectacular results.
Love Waves" is the perfect match of artistry and poetry, fashioned into a Cupid's dart that aims straight and true for the heart.
The short-listed authors for the award were Marina Lewycka's Two Caravans, Howard Jacobson's Kalooki Nights and David Nobbs' Cupid's Dart.
I doubt not ye have read how Cupid's dart is fiery called because of the sudden ensnaring and restless burning; thereafter what I can else judge but that either ye had not received it, except the bearer returned with the contrary to report; or else that ye judge it not to be of me because it is incerto authore.
Fallon rode 4-7 favourite Performing Magic in the European Breeders Fund Plantation Maiden Stakes, and interference to the Cecil colt by the loose Cupid's Dart - whose jockey Warren O'Connor was unscathed in the fall leaving the stalls - cost him 15 lengths.
CAPRICIOUS MOODS Sometimes a whisper can be louder Than a scream, A sigh more emotional than The nightmare you dream, A tear brushed away more meaningful Than indulgence wept, Sadness held in the eyes more powerful Than words inept, A smile more poignant than laughter, The purveyor moved, so profound, The silence of no word spoken, idyllic, Defeating onrushing human sound, As shadows match the mood, or as The gentle breeze brushes the skin, Birdsong, flower faces, a flake of virgin snow Is awesome and without sin, Quietness, stillness, harmony between lovers, The tenderness of the heart, Passion in its many facets, capricious in its mood, Remnants of Cupid's dart.
The bar is packed with singletons looking for love, and as well as cupid's dart they have an extra ace up their sleeve - psychic readings .