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General Crossword Questions for “wain”

  • Conveyance for one within the pale?

Encyclopedia

  • Wain was born with a cleft lip and the doctor gave his parents the orders that he should not be sent to school or taught until he was ten years old. As a youth, he was often truant from school, and spent much of his childhood wandering around London. — “Louis Wain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Wain was born in Shaker Heights, Ohio. A graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, Wain first began his career in 1991 as a writer/director, with the short film Aisle Six.[citation needed] The film stars Thomas Lennon, Joe Lo Truglio, Michael Patrick Jann and other members of The State. — “David Wain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • John Barrington Wain (14 March 1925 – 24 May 1994) was an English poet, novelist, and critic, associated with the literary group "The Movement" Wain is still known for his poetry (for example An Apology for. — “John Wain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • Over the snow-covered roofs could be seen a decorated cross with chains, and above it the rising triangle of Charles's Wain with the yellowish light of Capella. — “Anna Karenina” by Leo Tolstoy
  • They say, too,[9] that thou, Boötes, being disturbed, took to flight; although thou wast {but} slow, and thy wain impeded thee. — “Metamorphoses” by Ovid
  • As from this view I had desisted, straight Turning a little tow'rds the other pole, There from whence now the wain had disappear'd, I saw an old man standing by my side Alone, so worthy of rev'rence in his look, That ne'er from son to father more was ow'd. — “The Divine Comedy” by Dante Alighieri

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