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Sometimes the animal was caught in a trap which was nothing less than a hut of logs with a single entrance.
Haggard had disappeared with the celerity of a harlequin who jumps through a trap.
A patch of light fell clear on the side of the trap, and on Longcluse's ungloved hand as he leaned on it.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
A trap-door had opened in the floor of his consciousness; his first, early love sheltered in his aching heart again.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
But if they all pick up the broadcast that this is where to get a free ride home, I'll have just another sand trap here.
FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
Nurse had fallen into the trap most comfortably, and seemed bent upon taking this girl as a choice of her own.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
A drunken man would reel from one side to the other until he fell down a cellar trap-door, into the gutter, or into the sea.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
She was eager to slip under the trap and find out for both of us, but, of course, that was out of the question.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
A trap-like compound, with somewhat the aspect of serpentine, but yielding with difficulty to the knife.
Chalcedony, apparently from amygdaloid of the trap formation, was also found at Port Warrender.

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