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… him away, he keeps coming back. One day Burcu sends a box of chocolate and a love note to her brother, but she signs it with Öykü’s name. When Öykü finds out about what happened, she runs to Mete’s office to take the present with the note…

Zena quickly briefs him on the rules: each player picks their character from a box of cards depicting different aliens. Every alien race has their own strengths, weaknesses, and IRSC (Interstellar Relative Sapience Code, with lower numbers…

Yui, having recovered, visits the Saeki household and opens the closet, discovering a box of tapes that show the Saeki family’s lives. One tape reveals that Kayako did indeed get pregnant not by Takeo, but by the spirit of Toshio Yamaga.

… restaurants to solicit food donations. When a grocery store donated a box of uncooked beans, Bernardi opened up the City Hall kitchen and cooked the beans himself.

Yellowjacket’s secret identity is crime writer, Vince Harley. After a group of jewel robbers attempted to kill him by pouring a box of yellowjackets on him, he found that he had gained the ability to control the insects, and used that…

Emperor Wen rebuked him, sending him an undecorated sword that Emperor Wen himself employed, as well as a box of miso, to remind him that prior to becoming crown prince, he had to settle for common items such as those. The relationship…

… (Ju, Chrysanthemum indicum, 甘菊). Such a drink originated from a famous herbal-drink formula in Qing dynasty called Sang Ju drink (桑菊飲) for expelling an epidemic spread in East China in 1814. It is easily available in East Asia or Asian groceries as a box of ready-to-drink small packets.

Xavier left Saint Lucia for Barbados in 1962, working as an agricultural apprentice for a time. A friend gave him a box of watercolors, and he was soon drawn to art. His first exhibition was a great success, and soon his reputation was…

Working with Women’s Aid Refuges across the UK, KidsOut provides the children with a box of toys when they leave with their mum and move into their new home.

… payroll is smoking. Dan dumps the box out of the aircraft just as it explodes. Golas then tries to shoot down Dan’s aircraft but is himself downed by a box of metal parts that Dan throws out. When Golas crashes to his death, Dan brings the…

Woods had been Woolen’s cook. When it was found that Woolen’s stomach contained arsenic and that Woods had a box of rat poison at home, it was concluded that she was responsible for the death. A crowd of 1,000 was reportedly present when…

Women-oriented pornography is sometimes referred to as sex-positive pornography. Women’s porn is often produced by women and aimed specifically at the female market – rejecting the view that men are turned on by porn, but women only by a box of chocolates.

With their copied keys, they came to the second floor through the locked doors and surprised, bound, and gagged five Brink’s employees who were storing and counting money. They failed to open a box of the payroll of the General Electric Company but scooped up everything else.

With the bustle of the Boardwalk, Bryden relies on sketches and photographs as well as sessions with live models for his pieces. A few paintings were inspired by a box of Kodachrome slides he found of a couple. The slides captured scenes…

United States in 1939, on the eve of World War II. Winkler said that his parents came to the United States for a six-month business trip but that they knew they were never going back. His father smuggled the only assets the family had left, family jewels, in a box of chocolate that he carried under his arm.

… various unusual items in order to show off the power of his blender. Dickson started this marketing campaign after doing a blending experiment with a box of matches.

Whythorne remained unknown until 1925 when the composer Peter Warlock published a study entitled Thomas Whythorne, An Unknown Elizabethan Composer. A manuscript of Whythorne’s autobiography was rediscovered in 1955 in a box of papers from the home of Major Foley of Hereford and now resides in the Bodleian Library, while The Autobiography of Thomas Whythorne was published twice by Oxford University Press, first in 1961 in the author’s phonetic spelling and then in modern spelling in 1962.

John has never met before, but is friendly and refers to John by name and extols his chocolate as the finest ever. The confectioner offers John a box of his chocolates in exchange for the strange coin. That night before going to bed, John…

While supposedly searching the beach at Tutaekuri Bay for Rita’s ring, which he had flung away in anger there many years before, Ted met two women who he started a sexual relationship with. It is revealed later that he was really looking for a box of cash from a TAB that he buried years earlier.

While in bed, Hee-dong watched his girlfriend who was very sick, and gave her toys to play. Xiuzhen then expressed her desire for cappuccino to Hee-dong. Without hesitation, Hee-dong showed her a packet of sugar as well as a box of cappuccino coffee powder, in spite of knowing that she was unable to take cappuccino.

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