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magic carpet

flew King Solomon and his court wherever he commanded the wind to take it. [Moslem Legend: Brewer Dictionary, 177]
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uk Ray Quinn as Aladdin, with Leanne Campbell | |as the Princess; and, right, ECHO columnist Pete Price as the Emperor Claire Sweeney stars as the Genie | | MAGIC carpets and magic lamps are making it a magic Christmas at the Liverpool Empire.
Throw in a magic carpet, a mystical Spirit of the Ring, the Emperor of China, a beautiful princess and a couple of inept policemen, and there you have all the ingredients for a fantastic tale, great entertainment, packed with songs, slapstick, silliness and audience participation for the whole family.
The magic carpets are actually old carpet samples donated by local Carpet One stores.
Highlights of the new "Aladdin's Fun Adventures" include: kids fly magic carpets through the nights of Arabia; a treasure hunt for jewels ensues through the "Cave of Wonders"; Aladdin characters who become the subjects of memory games and sing-alongs.
So you see the wagons, and the whirlwinds, and the magic carpets, and you also see how it all winds up, in Baenziger's cul-de-sac (the ultimate subdivision housing arrangement), and glass boxes, and washing machines, agitators whirling out across the floor, trapping you in pretty goo.
At the moment, flights are restricted, although you can catch a Magic Carpets Airline flight from Beirut to Baghdad - it's a twin-engine 20-seater aircraft.
Get on the road to Morocco and discover fabulous fabrics and wood, magic carpets and exotic recipes
TOM CAVE's magic carpets took him on a trip around the world.