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1. "Come on, Forney.'Novalee, it's a parasite.'But it's a tradition.'It's a parasite! And you expect people yo stand under it and kiss?'Yes! it's what people do with mistletoe."
Author: Billie Letts
2. "Christmas crept into Pine Cove like a creeping Christmas thing: dragging garland, ribbon, and sleigh bells, oozing eggnog, reeking of pine, and threatening festive doom like a cold sore under the mistletoe."
Author: Christopher Moore
3. "While she could hardly fathom what had just happened to her that night, she reached some conclusions before she fell asleep, certain things now made perfect sense; Moon River didn't sound so syrupy, mistletoe wasn't such a bad idea, and perhaps dating was not such a frivolous waste of time after all."
Author: E.A. Bucchianeri
4. "Money is made at Christmas out of holly and mistletoe, but who save the vendors would greatly care if no green branch were procurable? One symbol, indeed, has obscured all others--the minted round of metal. And one may safely say that, of all the ages since a coin first became the symbol of power, ours is that in which it yields to the majority of its possessors the poorest return in heart's contentment."
Author: George Gissing
5. "How is Christmas regarded today? The legend of Santa Claus, the Christmas tree, the decorations of tinsel and mistletoe, and the giving of gifts all express to us the spirit of the day we celebrate; but the true spirit of Christmas lies much deeper than these. It is found in the life of the Savior, in the principles He taught, in His atoning sacrifice—which become our great heritage."
Author: Howard W. Hunter
6. "Three hand-painted signs had been tacked to a broken-down gate. The first read,THE QUIBBLER. EDITOR: X. LOVEGOODThe second,PICK YOUR OWN MISTLETOEThe third,KEEP OFF THE DIRIGIBLE PLUMS"
Author: J.K. Rowling
7. "Mistletoe," said Luna dreamily, pointing at a large clump of white berries placed almost over Harry's head. He jumped out from under it. "Good thinking," said Luna seriously. "It's often infested with nargles."
Author: J.K. Rowling
8. "Mistletoe." Lorie snatched up the dried spirg, and held it to her chest like it was a bar of gold..."It's for you.""You want to kiss me? Well, why didn't you just say so?" Hope leaned in and puckered up. "Give me your best shot."Laughing, Lorie shoved her away."I don't want to kiss you. I want someone else to kiss you. A penis-carrying someone."
Author: Jill Shalvis
9. "Mistletoe," said Kian, leading me to a spot in the center of the garden. He kissed me softly. "I hear it means something in your world."
Author: Kailin Gow
10. "Inside, the festivities would continue, probably well into the night, with flirtation and merriment and gratuitous use of mistletoe. It was an inexpressibly wearying thought."
Author: Lauren Willig
11. "By all means, let's show your father what a bad influence I've been on his little girl." "He won't think that at all. He's always adored you for having rescued his fallen daughter." "And his daughter? What does she think about it?" "She thinks that ..." Lucy paused and cast a swift glance over her head, "that you have been very remiss in failing to notice that she is standing right underneath a sprig of mistletoe."His laughter was soft and lazy, eliciting a delicious chill from the pit of her stomach. While he stared into her eyes, he reached up, plucked the mistletoe from the top of the doorframe, and slipped the small green sprig into his pocket. "For later," he said, and smiled at her."
Author: Lisa Kleypas
12. "A gleam of humor flickered in those obsidian eyes. "I should warn you, Hannah: when we meet at Stony Cross Park, take care to avoid the mistletoe. For both our sakes."
Author: Lisa Kleypas
13. "Monastic communities are to the great social community what the mistletoe is to the oak, what the wart is to the human body."
Author: Victor Hugo

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