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tin soldier

adores a cardboard dancer, but both are consumed in a fire. [Dan Lit.: Andersen “The Steadfast Tin Soldier” in Andersen’s Fairy Tales]
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THE STEADFAST TIN SOLDIER, Today, Artrix, Bromsgrove, 01527 577330.
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Several groups of tin soldiers, many still in original boxes, were a feature of the auction.
Giant tin soldiers and mounds of oversized presents stood guard at the entrances.
Just about large enough to accommodate the 315,000 population, it cannot play the tin soldiers in the shop window game any longer.
In my days at junior school, we were all required to line up in the school yard like little tin soldiers and then march into battle, or rather the classroom.
I had to sell the shows that Fox produced, capital by capital, and then I had to go back and sell the reruns," says Alvaro Mutis, 80, sitting in his book-lined study, well appointed with literary portraits and an impressive array of tin soldiers.
We later learned that McGuire always sent crazy things like wild magazines and tin soldiers to people who did him a good turn.
On his deathbed, he wiled away the hours by arranging tin soldiers along the folds of his coverlet.
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