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I should not have been capable of writing a billet there, much less a Cycle.
TITAN: A ROMANCE V. 1 (OF 2)JEAN PAUL FRIEDRICH RICHTER
Barlasch seemed to take it for understood that a billet holds good throughout a whole campaign.
BARLASCH OF THE GUARDH. S. MERRIMAN
And so he called in Parson Sampson, and they concocted a billet together.
THE VIRGINIANSWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
We simply decided that they'd better give Granet a billet at home.
THE KINGDOM OF THE BLINDE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
He who sends a bullet abroad at random may hear later that it had its billet all along, though it was so silent about it.
WHEN GHOST MEETS GHOSTWILLIAM FREND DE MORGAN
When the news arrived, the correspondent tied a billet to the pigeons foot, and let her loose.
The billet was disreputable enough, written in pencil, and without any date.
THE PERPETUAL CURATEMRS [MARGARET] OLIPHANT
Norman mouldings (such as the billet) may be seen round the arches of the windows in the clerestory.
Afterwards I hurried to my billet and hastily packed up all my kit, and marched the regiment down to the trenches.
Macdonald lashed out and landed flush upon the cheek of a man attempting to brain him with a billet of wood.
THE YUKON TRAILWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE

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