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And nowhere is this more celebrated than on Goat Island, where the Observer has eagerly put aside his spyglass, having ceased the search for icebergs.
The opening rescue mission, chock full of snowy landscapes, bursting tree trunks, laser blasts, and the Avengers' own bravado, is like watching a fireworks display with a spyglass.
Then in July 1864 — half a century after the British burned the city — Lincoln used a spyglass to watch the movements of troops led by Confederate Lt.
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: a small telescope used by sailors in the past
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