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came

a grooved strip of lead used to join pieces of glass in a stained-glass window or a leaded light

Came

A slender rod of cast lead, with or without grooves, used in casements and stained-glass windows to hold the panes or pieces of glass together.

came

cames
A slender rod of cast lead, with or without grooves, used in casements and stained-glass windows, to hold together the panes or pieces of glass.
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Berlin comes in February, and while the festival has lost its edge since the Wall came down, an award at Berlin still guarantees good promotion for a film.
There was a perfect stillness for a long while; then slowly the sun came. It covered the earth with warm growing hands that rubbed her like a grandpa rubbing ointment on the tired bones of a grandma.
I found it liberating to discover that I was part of a large bunch of married [gay] men." After his stepdaughter discovered some gay material on his computer in 1997, Jim came out to his current wife, to whom he has been married 21 years.
Since I came out three years ago, life has had its ups and downs.
Why would someone have a problem with him if he came out?" Perhaps the catchiest observation of Bean's winsomeness, however, comes from his old boss, Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda, who used to tease him: "Billy Bean, Billy Bean, the boy of every girl's dream."