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It would have been playful and funny and known its history.
Solidity emerges as being intricate, giddy, playful.
Their playful nature and high intelligence have endeared them to people for eons.
Notoriously playful, dolphins have also caught scientists' attention by creating play objects from their own bodies.
Being a marine biologist isn't all playful dolphins and spectacular diving.
Among them were several playful or serious personal addresses, much in the tone of the letters.
Her cats are more often thoughtful and dignified than playful.
These playful occupations during psychic treatment regularly conceal sense and meaning to which other expression is denied.
It is tolerable, if anywhere, only in light playful verse.
At times in this playful book the author has such fun with her theme that she risks overstretching the point.
Visible on the page is a delicately playful strewing of words, looking to engage with each other in a shyly puzzled fashion.
Nonetheless, the country's youthful population still delighted in his spirited, playful campaign.
Burrowing owls are playful, nine-inch-tall birds with bold, lemon-colored eyes.
She smiled, and a playful bubble drifted between us.
The result is a garden that feels both peaceful and playful.
There were playful artistic touches and simple yet striking uses of permeable landscape.
But that playful spirit doesn't have to end as summer fades and the fall semester overtakes us.
Perhaps nobody has gotten more playful with this stuff than the program director himself.
The walls are painted playful colors of lime, tangerine, and blueberry.
He has given demonstrations of his playful hookup to middle- and high-school students.
But such comments were always kindly or marked by a light and playful touch, devoid of sting.
Two playful bronze coyotes decorate the central fountain.
Many of the illustrations are cartoonish without being playful, and the final section on time-travel paradoxes is too solemn.
Unlike the placid howlers, spiders are playful and mischievous.
Intelligent and playful, river dolphins are charismatic animals.
These playful birds are popular pets, and many are illegally trapped for that trade.
That's when they're paying attention to the human, because now they're hungry or now they're playful.
Enjoy more photos of these playful primates in this gallery.
They become braver and calmer, more fluid and playful.
Enjoy more photos of these playful primates in this gallery.
He's always this playful jester who finds nobility in his life.
Social and playful, monkeys show affection and friendship by picking bugs and dirt out of each other's fur.
But now researchers say this playful scene reveals yet another extraordinary resemblance between ourselves and our furry cousins.
Known for their boundless grace and playful energy, captive dolphins are always eager to please and perform.
Most chimpanzee mothers are protective, affectionate, and playful.
Two snaps at the tee's neck and a generous elastic waistband on these playful dinosaur leggings make dressing a breeze.
And the vinyl's grooves poured out soulful singers, playful highlife guitarists, and tasty local percussion.
The playful side of arithmetic is a lot less familiar, unless you were trained in the ways of advanced mathematics.
Cleverly written and packed with wit, these books lure readers in with their whimsical characters and playful plots.
And to this our times have added the playful hidden camera and the amusing bug on the bedside telephone.
She mustered a smile or two, which brought out his playful side.
Its lingua franca was parody, but playful mockery was never its aim.
Nevertheless, the palm reader would be charmed, and invite him to her back room for a mystically playful romp.
Unlike their betters, these books forgo playful speculation about how the present might be different.
But a forthcoming book which floated across my desk recently set me straight about our playful traditions.
The candy theme also gave him a playful way of serving the duck.
There's something playful about having one of these on your coffee table or your desk.
The screens handed us the story, showing us an anxious auteur trying to outrun a calm and playful alpha.
The few remaining pieces of legitimate merchandise are drab and text-heavy, hardly the playful menagerie.
For while a mash-up can be fun, playful and ironic, the idea of erecting billboards inside our cinematic fantasies goes too far.
And, what that means is, the early apps and interfaces they were looking at were not playful enough.
It also seems symbolic of the playful investigation offered by personalized genomics companies.
See playful monkeys, unusual birds or turtle nesting during your visit.
Dolphins are playful, intelligent creatures and swimming with them can be an unforgettable experience.
Their playful, charming nature has endeared them to humans.
Whimsical plastic brooches added a playful touch to grown-up, ladylike shifts and suits.
Every exhibit where playful animals might splash water includes a splash zone--designated on the ground and on the chairs.
Most of this got spun by family retainers into the playful high jinks of a raucous clan.
He was playful, eloquent, fully restored from his afternoon lull.
Side effects include fun, distractions, playful conversation and optimism.
These playful creatures are perfectly adapted for life in the water.
The full-color book includes activities to complement the playful prose.

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