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  • User-generated article about Cindy Hensley McCain, wife of Senator John McCain. Includes information about her personal life and professional career. — “Cindy McCain - Wikipedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • "Numb" is a song from the album Dummy by the English band Portishead, and was released as a single in 1994. All songs are versions of "Numb." " Earth - Linger" remixed by Tim. — “Numb (Portishead song) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Ribbed Music For The Numb Generation is the debut album from British electro group Sohodolls. The album was released in the United Kingdom on September 24, 2007 by A&G Records and is scheduled for release in the United States of America on October 18, 2007. — “Ribbed Music for the Numb Generation - Wikipedia, the free”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • Terror gripped his heart like ice, tortured him and numbed him.... — “Crime and punishment” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Her little hands were almost numbed with cold. — “Fairy tales and stories” by Hans Christian Andersen
  • She went, numbed and terrified, to the Mother Superior of her childhood's convent with the tale of Edward's infidelities with the Spanish dancer, and all that the old nun, who appeared to her to be infinitely wise, mystic and reverend, had done had been to shake her head sadly and to say:... — “The Good Soldier” by Ford Madox Ford
  • On the quarter deck, towards which an overwhelming wave of buccaneers was sweeping, led by a one-eyed giant, who was naked to the waist, stood Don Miguel, numbed by despair and rage. — “Captain Blood” by Rafael Sabatini
  • The Romans fought at a very great disadvantage, in the engagement they had with the Carthaginians near Piacenza, by reason that they went to the charge with their blood congealed and their limbs numbed with cold, whereas Hannibal had caused great fires to be dispersed quite through his camp to warm his soldiers, and oil to be distributed amongst them, to the end that anointing themselves, they might render their nerves more supple and active, and fortify the pores against the violence of the air and freezing wind, which raged in that season. — “Essays” by Michel de Montaigne
  • At the base of the mainmast, full beneath the doubloon and the flame, the Parsee was kneeling in Ahab's front, but with his head bowed away from him; while near by, from the arched and overhanging rigging, where they had just been engaged securing a spar, a number of the seamen, arrested by the glare, now cohered together, and hung pendulous, like a knot of numbed wasps from a drooping, orchard twig. — “Moby-Dick” by Herman Melville

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