bridge

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a: A bridge ~
b: a vessel

What:

"A bridge is like a vessel,-over or on the stream. A floating bridge would be within the admiralty jurisdiction: a bridge aground must be so also."


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Writer: Not Stated
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Date: Mar 12 2017 7:45 PM



a: A bridge ~
b: Walt Whit­man

What:

""It's not a bridge to me. A bridge is like the Walt Whit­man or the Ta­cony-Palmyra. [This] is just like a street go­ing up Frank­ford Av­en­ue," said An­nemarie Ariosto, 21, who sat out­side a nearby auto re­pair shop on Fri­day with­in yards of the newly in­stalled his­tor­ic­al mark­er."


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Writer: Not Stated
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Date: Mar 12 2017 7:51 PM



a: A bridge ~
b: a relationship

What:

"A bridge is like a relationship. You work hard and for a long time to make it strong and then you can expect nothing to change."


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Writer: Amira Shagaga
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Date: Mar 12 2017 7:53 PM



a: A bridge ~
b: outstretched hand

What:

"A bridge is like. an outstretched hand. It joins together. separate lands. A bridge says "hello. you're looking grand. man!" A bridge holds you up. A bridge reaches ..."


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Writer: Joshua Seigal's Blog
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Date: Mar 12 2017 7:54 PM



a: A bridge ~
b: Mary

What:

"But even saying "there is only one bridge between West Virginia and Ohio" does not mean "there is only one bridge between Charleston and Ohio". I may have to cross several bridges on my way, but each of these bridges will lie entirely within West Virginia. Such a bridge is like Mary, who is only human."


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Writer: Not Stated
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Date: Mar 12 2017 8:24 PM


Ouch...

a: Bay bridge ~
b: scar

What: "The Bay Bridge is like an appendectomy scar across my consciousness"

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Writer: Con_Coyote
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Date: Jun 3 2013 10:33 AM



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