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When I told dad, sez I, 'Dad, did ever yer hear sech a thing uz gittin' up afore light to feed stock?'
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
They're up every mornin' uv thar lives long afore daylight, a feedin' their stock, an' gittin' ready fur the day's work.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
And now that hes thoroughly up to it, lets have some supper, and get a snooze afore starting.
He told Horner you'd bin shot resistin' arrest, an' wanted t' see her afore yuh cashed in.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Just afore sundown, she showed up, and passed me with her eyes fixed on a spot about two miles further on.
If you had the wish o' yer heart for yer Christmas dinner an' a good fairy to set it all afore ye?
"It is yours, an' you should hae thocht aboot a' that afore," and her voice was very angry as she finished.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
I only hope we'll hae the pleesure o' meetin' you here again afore lang.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
It wad hae—been a' richt—in oor mind, if I had been married aforeafore it happened—but because we werena married—it was wrang.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
After this fared King Harald up to Heidmark and there burned, and did no less war-work than has been writ afore.

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