black giants

black giants

kill, roast, and devour Sindbad’s companions. [Arab. Lit.: Arabian Nights in Magill II, 50]
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Longtime Giants equipment manager Mike Murphy has nicknamed the affable catcher after actor George Clooney, and Sanchez immediately plays along by pulling off his black Giants cap and rubbing his hair -- which, while far darker, is almost a spitting image of Clooney's precisely groomed 'do.
The first of the camper vans started arriving just as the sky was turning indigo with the three cliffs standing like black giants against the cloud flecked western sky.
Many of his more than 150 tries in his first-class career came from pushover tries at the base of the dominant Auckland pack, but the nature of the tries don't detract from the skill and competitiveness of one of the All Black giants of the 1990s, and one to live with the giants of the past.
Anyway, our other roosters, two Black Giants and a Dark Cornish, would appreciate a life without terror.