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2008-12-28 11:23:07

Seattle Seahawks Coach Mike Holmgren said he was touched by the Harley Davidson motorcycle his team gave him as a farewell gift. Holmgren, who has announced he will leave the Seahawks after this season, was presented with a cherry-red Road King motorcycle during the NFL team's final practice under his watchful eye, The Seattle Times reported Saturday. I'm touched by it, Holmgren said of Friday's surprise gift. This is really a nice Christmas present. I don't know what to say. It's really...


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toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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