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- deadReligious use, and by monumental masons:I am indebted to my dear parents (both now in heaven) for having had habits of order and regularity instilled into me from an early age. (W. Collins, 1868)There are many other phrases of the same tendency, such as in the arms of Jesus.
How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. R. W. Holder. 2014.
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Heaven — may refer to the physical heavens, the sky or the seemingly endless expanse of the universe beyond.The term is used to refer to a plane of existence (sometimes held to exist in our own universe) in religions and spiritual philosophies, typically… … Wikipedia
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Heaven (disambiguation) — Heaven is the concept of an afterlife or afterworld found in many religions or spiritual philosophies.Heaven may also refer to:Music* Heaven , a song by The Rolling Stones from their 1981 album Tattoo You * Heaven (Ayumi Hamasaki song), a 2005… … Wikipedia
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Heaven and Hell — may refer to:Literature *The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, an 18th century book by William Blake * Heaven and Hell (Swedenborg), a 1758 book by Emanuel Swedenborg * Heaven and Hell (Allan Kardec), an 1865 book by Allan Kardec * Heaven and Hell… … Wikipedia
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Heaven (Casteel Series) — Heaven is a 1985 novel by V. C. Andrews. It is the first of the five books in her Casteel series. Along with Dark Angel, it is one of the two books in the series published during her life. Plot summaryHeaven Leigh Casteel is a fourteen year old… … Wikipedia