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Milk thistles were also gathered as was the blessed thistle.
Every thistle, splinter, butterfly over the drainage ditches.
Think of the national emblem, a blossoming thistle, and you have a hint of its prickly charm.
It is often seen in small flocks feeding along brushy roadsides, particularly where thistle grows.
Many lightweight seeds, such as fluffy thistle seeds and the spores of ferns, can drift long distances in air currents.
Burton incorporated the rose, thistle, daffodil and shamrock into the lace.
At more than twenty feet, the cross nearly matches the height of the wall, although not the wall's rusted thistle of barbed wire.
The wind ran along them shivering, and a thistle tapped his boot.

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