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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
Joseph Turnley
  Bright as the seraphim pointing to eternity.  1
  Fell a spirit, as sinks the star of day beneath its watery bed of western waves.  2
  Glistening like the eyes of love.  3
  Graceful as the sapphirine tide.  4
  Her slender figure waved, like some light cypress when the merry winds carol midst the yielding boughs.  5
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