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The big room at King's Warren Parsonage was already fairly well filled.
Sol laughed out of his whiskers, with a big, loose-rolling sound, and sat on the porch without waiting to be asked.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
There were at least a dozen ladies seated round the big table at the Parsonage.
There was no fighting; a rifle shot now and then from the crests where we saw our fellows clearly.
I pictured him as slim and young looking, smooth-faced, with golden curly hair, and big brown eyes.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
A was an Archer, who shot at a frog; B was a Butcher, and had a great dog.
Big Reginald took their lives at pool, and pocketed their half-crowns in an easy genial way, which almost made losing a pleasure.
Dockier, a prominent leader of the Levelers, in the times of the English commonwealth, was shot by order of the government.
He had meted out stern justice to his own son, when he had banished big Reginald to South America; but he had his virtues.
There was not a moment to lose, for one well-directed shot might exterminate half of us.

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