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The victims were hit by flying shards of metal. The Sun (2010)These tiny shards of lives strike marvellously real. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Some of the skirts were embellished with shards of glass. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Some memories stick in the brain like shards of glass. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Inside, the floor is strewn with rubble and shards of glass. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I brought back shards of pottery that were just lying around in the dirt. Times, Sunday Times (2007)One of the blasts destroyed the glass doors close to where they were hiding, sending shards flying through the air. The Sun (2008)Instead he just bit a large lump out of his glass which he then crunched, sending shards in all directions. Notorious: The Maddest and Baddest Sportsmen on the Planet (2006)All I could see were metal shards embedded in me. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She says: 'The air was full of tiny shards of glass. The Sun (2015)MORE than 1m British drivers have had their cars recalled in an alert over faulty airbags that can explode and spray out shards of metal. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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