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Letter "A" » alabaster
«Do not keep the alabaster boxes of your love and tenderness sealed up until your friends are dead. Fill their lives with sweetness, speak cheering words while their ears can hear, and while their hearts can be thrilled and made happier by them.»
«And being in Bethany in the house of Simon the leper, as he sat at meat, there came a woman having an alabaster box of ointment of spikenard very precious; and she brake the box, and poured it on his head.»
«Now when Jesus was in Bethany, in the house of Simon the leper, / There came unto him a woman having an alabaster box of very precious ointment, and poured it on his head, as he sat at meat.»
«And, behold, a woman in the city, which was a sinner, when she knew that Jesus sat at meat in the Pharisee's house, brought an alabaster box of ointment, / And stood at his feet behind him weeping, and began to wash his feet with tears, and did wipe them with the hairs of her head, and kissed his feet, and anointed them with the ointment.»
, In the City
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«That translucent alabaster of our memories.»
«Why should a man whose blood is warm within,Sit like his grandsire cut in alabaster?»