We passed hieroglyphic scrolls, gold jewelry, sarcophagi, statues of pharaohs, and huge chunks of limestone. Why would someone display a rock? Aren't there enough of those in the world?
("The Red Pyramid")
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Curse Hermes and his multi-vitamins!
I will not have a sea creature destroyed, if I can help it. And I can help it.
I guessed his name was Face of Horror. I wondered how long it had taken his mom to think of that. Bob? No. Sam? No. How about Face of Horror?
The old women only stuck around this long out of a sense of duty. Your mom was the same way. That's why I loved her. She put her duty first, ahead of evverything.
Her name badge read: Hello! My name is DIE, DEMIGOD SCUM!
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