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A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
But the withering mildew was now breathed forth, that was intended to blast this goodly harvest.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The sentinel was singing a sequedilla above; and its notes came to them with the wailing blast.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The discharge-valve was then opened for a moment, allowing a blast of steam to escape, reducing the pressure say to one-half.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
That counter-blast of passion and that plain speaking from a quarter so unexpected served, in part at least, to sober him.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
It was not an ordinary blast, but had a peculiarly musical timbre, very much like the note of a mouth-organ.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 158, APRIL 28, 1920VARIOUS
Jean was to be an architect—God knows why—but Aristide settled it, definitely, off-hand.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
In favorable parts of the trail he must do better than that, to off-set losses of time where the going was most difficult.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
When she started for school some mornings, the first blast of keen air off the lake seemed to cut through her like a knife.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
There was something about the man that Matt liked, in spite of the deceit he had practised at the start-off of their acquaintance.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS

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