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She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.
He lifted his head, looked around him, and was just going to switch off the light, when he noticed the open book on his table.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
No law of that country must exceed in words the number of letters in their alphabet, which consists only in two-and-twenty.
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The moment the bait was touched, down would come the heavy timber—smash—on the tiger's head.
Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
But what if I catch the fish by using a hired boat and a hired net, or by buying worms as bait from some one who has dug them?
They were eaten too quickly, in long gulps of four-and-twenty hours at a time.
He walked over to the table and mixed two tumblers of whiskey-and-soda, wondering why he had not thought of it before.
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He paused, then mixed and drank another whiskey-and-soda, lit a cigarette, and resumed.
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Even as he spoke, Gray had found the switch, and the apartment of Kazmah became flooded with subdued light.
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