1995 - Kate Atkinson - Behind the Scenes at the Museum - My little flock scatters to the four winds and are hugged and congratulated by their respective parents for being so pretty, charming, cute, delightful and so on.
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1992 - Independent - President Saddam's occupation of Kuwait was, he declared, on all fours with Hitler's aggressions.