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A caped superhero rescues Icarus
Rapunzel's Short-Lived Relationship With Icarus
"Just waiting for Icarus to fall. And you?"
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"Why do you automatically assume that I'll fly too close to the sun?"
"You fool! Those boots were made for walking!"
"The Icarus story is just that- a story."
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"Do you know how close to the sun you were flying?"
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Why Icarus Flew Too Close To The Sun
The summer of Icarus
"By a clear majority of the board, Peter is this year's designated executive-on-the-rise who flies to close to the sun and then crashes spectacularly to Earth, conveniently diverting media and public attention from the rest of us!"
"Really, though, he flew too close to the ground."
'Icarus, I think your sat nav is failing.'
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Hermes takes an elevator to meet Zeus while wingless citizens attempt to fly up.
Skin cancer is not really my biggest concern.
"I'd remind you not to fly too close to the sun, but no one's ever accused you of aiming too high, have they?"
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Icarus puts on Sun Cream
"You're going to die."
'Exactly how close did you get to the sun, Mr Icarus?'
'Icarus, let's get a tan.'
'Poor Icarus - He thought he'd consider everything.'
'Oh Icarus! - I told you not to fly low budget.'
'Don't give up the day job...'
'I wouldn't say we fly CLOSE to the Sun -- we fly to the Moon and you get a shuttle bus from there.'
'I hope you're not planning on flying too close to the sun?'