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Before the outlaw can comply with this small request the horn sounds again.
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
It was like his beautiful courtesy to call me in and introduce me to Blow instead of letting me go away.
He who has attained it grows giddy, and the fiercest winds are summoned to blow him from his eminence.
Upon his knees then, he lingered, while I rained blow after blow upon his upturned face.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
At his sight shall the mountains be shaken, and at his will the south wind shall blow.
Also our six-shooters reposed in their scabbards, the four belts hooked over the horn of MacRae's saddle.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The tailor of the fairy tale with his "seven at a blow" is not in it with the gunnery Lieutenant of a battleship.
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
But this paper was a very tough, fibrous substance, and would resist quite a heavy blow as well as keep out the cold.
I think that he had more virtuosity, and yet more delicacy of feeling, than either Rubinstein or Blow.

WORD OF THE DAY

pandiculationnoun | [pan-dik-yuh-ley-shuhn ]SEE DEFINITION
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