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Roman arch

Roman arch construction
A semicircular arch. If built of stone, all units are wedge-shaped; the usual arch in Roman architecture.
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My mother's arms have broken time's spell and are still solid to hold up the sky over human imposture her voice is an echo of a Roman arch her head a Corinthian capital my mother in her still gaze with pride and with pain of the ancient Sicilian lineage in her eighty years like the wrinkled olive tree that buds at the wind of seasons you still bear me inside you Mother because you conceived me with love
It features a Roman arch design white door, with a white laminate interior.
TRAINER Robbie Laing pulled off a superb training feat yesterday to triumph with Roman Arch in the Sandown Classic, in which Hugs Dancer was eighth, writes Syd Brennan.
Totesport: 5-2 Elvstroem, 5 Mummify, 11-2 Confectioner, 8 Desert War, 9 Hugs Dancer, 11 Balmuse, 14 Makybe Diva, 16 Vouvray, Winning Belle, 20 Delzao, 25 Strasbourg, Zagalia, 33 Grey Song, 50 Ain't Seen Nothin, Distinctly Secret, Roman Arch, 66 Upsetthym, Yakama.
However, Pantani wore Danestorm down in the last 50 yards, with Bel Air keeping on for third, just ahead of 11-4 favourite Roman Arch, who was running over two miles for the first time.