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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
In the aperture of the window, amid piles of paper, stood a rickety old table, covered with dust.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
It was little better than coal dust, and would not carry a ball fifty paces to kill or wound.
Woe to the man that first did teach the cursed steel to bite in his own flesh, and make way to the living spirit.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
Never mind the dust; I've turned it on to make believe we're going tremendously fast.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
He laid it upon the floor, and took out a plaster mask, and brushing and blowing off the saw-dust, held it up.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
When the smoke and dust cleared away nothing stirred on the whole of that piece of ground.
But if people will insist on patting a strange poet, they mustn't be surprised if they get a nasty bite!
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
Tressan smote the table before him a blow that shook some of the dust out of the papers that cumbered it.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI

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