angel wings


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angel wings

a deformity of the scapulae seen with osteodystrophia fibrosa, particularly in kittens. The pull of the scapular muscles causes an outward bowing, hence the name.
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Wayne Rooney has praying hands and angel wings on his back with his son Kai's name underneath.
The 41-year old, from West Bromwich, is hoping to help other parents going through the same heartache through the Angel Wings campaign group.
Topless men wearing angel wings caused a stir, while women partied with Cosmopolitan cocktails and Manhattan-inspired canapes.
CHILDREN from across the North East dusted off their angel wings to star in their school's Christmas shows.
So much so, that not long ago he had a blinkin' great pair of angel wings tattooed on his back.
The newest edition to the collection is the exclusive Toby Pimlico babygrows, pounds 15, angel wings included.
Attired in feathery white angel wings, Najimy and Gaffney burst out from behind Gloria Steinem's mug and start musing about the creation of the world.
Blue and white lobelia represented the River Tyne, Busy Lizzies were the people on the boats and plants named Air Warden and Angel Wings surrounded the Angel.
As part of the vigil local students orchestrated an "angel action" similar to those held in Wyoming and blocked Phelps's hate banners with large cloth angel wings.
I think God is an animal with angel wings, dinosaur feet, a human body and arms, a pig's snout, a walking stick, octopus arms at the top of his shoulder, an elephant tusk and an elephant trunk.
The spiritual elation, simple yet expansive spatial patterns, use of dramatic gesture, and Shaker theme of Sweet Fields all invoke Doris Humphrey's Shakers, although Tharp's dancing celebrants wear white organza shirts (by Norma Kamali) that sometimes seem to float like angel wings rather than the nineteenth-century costumes of Humphrey's classic work.