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holy grail

Medtalk A literary way of expressing 'elusive goal'
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It takes time to build a collection, so Michael has no plans of stopping even if he acquires his Holy Grail. "It will never stop even if you have one of each kind, there will always be a better one, better condition, newer stock."
Terry Gilliam, one of the Monty Python And The Holy Grail
By the time we arrived in the picturesque village of Roslin in southeast Scotland, site of the famous Rosslyn Chapel, a mega energetic vortex and another reputed Holy Grail location, I was still questioning whether the grail existed.
Holy Grail Ale will be launched at Hamper Llangollen 2012, the annual food and drink festival in October.
Alam, attempts to connect the various discoveries made in quest of the Holy Grail to the latest multidimensional explorations in the fields of psychology, physiology, medicine, nutritional science and faith.
"The Code has brought a lot of attention to Shugborough Hall over the years because people believed it to hold the key to the location of the Holy Grail.
The Holy Grail is envisioned by some as a sacred cup, but the term is often used as a metaphor signifying an object or goal of great significance.
Holy Grail are doing their part to complete a never-ending circle of radness that was lost in the past decade's melee of underground brutality and weak mainstream pseudo-metal.
Eternal Chalice: The Enduring Legend of the Holy Grail. Juliette Wood.
Legend has it that the Holy Grail is at this monastery.
Beaufils leaves his isolated forest home in search of a man he knows only as 'Father' and finds himself on a mission to seek the Holy Grail in this fine story of adventure and exploration.
His novel--as well as an earlier one on which he relies, Holy Blood, Holy Grail (2)--borrows from my 1970 book, Was Jesus Married?