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The plot of the e-maki, the lives of the two Korean priests who founded the Kegon sect, is swiftly paced and filled with fantastic feats such as a journey to the palace of the Ocean King, and a poignant love story.

In a poignant scene between trial sessions, Morant tells
a surprise Christmas-time hit throughout the United kingdom.

The group return to the khyber Pass to find its guards massacred and their weapons comically mutilated, in a rare moment of (albeit tainted) poignancy.

Yet they are shot through with a perverse humour, intelligence and poignancy that turns the wilful small-mindedness of the country music genre on its head.

Pop sings with the poetry of the suburbs and aches with the poignancy of adolescence.

It's Clinic without their trademark vitriol, and whilst some of the clashing of discordant instruments and skewed vocals that is present throughout their album is here, it's taken a back seat in favour of poignancy and melancholy.

Later, in Manhattan, as you show her tentatively spreading her wings, we will grasp what her earlier life must have been like with greater poignancy than any amount of introductory explication could have revealed.

In their shape and spacing they still hold something of the mystery and poignancy of a stranger's unseen passing.

Barraza is simply fantastic, and she and Aniston share several moments of bittersweet poignancy.

But Corgan also had moments of poignancy, especially when speaking about how he wished at some point he could have slowed down the trajectory of The Smashing Pumpkins to reprocess it and perhaps had made other decisions for the band.

Celebrations of 1995 have lost their poignancy in the Northwest.

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