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The demand for spectator sport continues and there seems to be little likelihood that most will lose delight in seeing 'other people's marvellously developed biceps and calves' in rhythmic team action.
California, with its benign climate, marvellously varied landscape and diverse population supplied other influences.
Pesci has the special gift of being a marvellously comical bad guy (as in Goodfellas, Casino and JFK).
Fleming uses to great effect her marvellously expressive stick figures with, shall we say, genital enhancements.
The boys have done marvellously so far and people shouldn't forget that.
The obstetrician who delivered the twins, Dr Michel Sussmann, said the actress, the babies and Jolie's partner, actor Brad Pitt, "are doing marvellously well".
The many good people working hard for the charity, like all those who support it, have done marvellously well.
The domination of the architect over space, time and process which the Holy Trinity so marvellously demonstrates is almost totally gone now.
The Kunstforeningen (Art Society) has a very fine eighteenth-century Baroque house on the Gammel Strand (Old Shore), a quayside marketplace in the middle of the city overlooking the Slotsholm Canal, the marvellously decorated neo Egyptian Thorvaldsen Museum and, behind that, the Christiansborg Palace, the early twentieth-century Baroque parliament building and its chapel by C.
Here, Ondrej Rudavsky, who has previously investigated light and space mostly in film and video, has made a multi-media event, in part of which marvellously delicate stainless-steel wire curtain-like hangings (made from fishing traces with their connections sparely honed to elegance by ancient use) explore space against each other and a black void.
Graz, the capital of Styria, is a delightful small city which has thrived more-or-less undisturbed for several centuries and so displays a marvellously rich texture in which Gothic, Baroque, Romanticism and Modern are woven together with respect for each other and for the urban spaces, but with no craven emulation (An October 1995).
He was marvellously lucky in having as assistant Joseph Gandy, who drew his master's buildings in watercolour in the course of construction, completed, and sometimes in ruins, as they were expected to be following a destruction of civilization as complete as the one which overwhelmed the Roman Empire.