Dragon Lady


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Dragon Lady

beautiful Chinese temptress. [Comics: “Terry and the Pirates” in Horn, 653]
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Rick Bishop, a former U-2 pilot, takes the reader deep into the Black World of 'air-breathing' (non-satellite) reconnaissance, with a revealing and detailed account of the trials and challenges of flying a machine widely acknowledged as 'the most dangerous aircraft in the world', as well as revealing the personalities and adventures of some of the elite cadre of hand-selected pilots who have the right stuff to tame the Dragon Lady.
The most frightening costume I saw this year was of a scary dragon lady with fire shooting out of her eyes, brandishing a subpoena.
Daryl has spent the best part of those six years at sea on his ketch Dragon Lady, sailing the world.
The wife who supported him during the struggling years comes across as a dragon lady in Chanel-ish drag who totally doesn't get him: "I used to say to Lou, 'You know, Lou, if you would put some of your energy into making money, you'd be a billionaire
Over the past several months, the U-2 Dragon Lady, the Air Force's only high-altitude surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft, has been in the news for flying sorties over Iraq, collecting important intelligence information first for U.
The pirates consist of randy Short Bill Gold; his foul-tempered sister, known as the Dragon Lady, who keeps a huge Komodo dragon as a pet; her two young but bloodthirsty children, Cherry and Bud; and a British pilot.
The Dragon Lady was made popular by Fu Manchu type movies, but continues today in films like The Crow.
I think having someone call me the Dragon Lady didn't faze me at all because my family had prepared me, in a way.
Through sheer force of character she was the virtual ruler of China for almost fifty years, and in later life people nicknamed her Old Buddha or the Dragon Lady.
And for those inclined to the dragon lady look, they can also be very, very long.
well, perhaps even of the Empress XiXi the Dragon Lady who spent China's entire navy budget building her Summer Palace lake with a great marble boat in winter you can walk on the ice around it watching where other tourists far out on the lake are whirled around on sleds like babies in prams while the faultlines in the ice boom through your legs like guns