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The sailors sometimes use it to fry their meat, for want of butter, and find it agreeable enough.
You see, they always butter their chairs so that they won't stick fast when they sit down.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
I tell you, madam, most distinctly and emphatically, that it is bread pudding and the meanest kind at that.'
The former, in its frozen state, somewhat resembled hard butter.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
In Tiefurt we partook of a magnificent collation consisting of a mug of beer, brown bread and sausage!
Newhall Street, and a new thoroughfare made in continuation of Bread Street.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
Death comes in, the bread at the feast turns black, the hound falls down—and so on.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
He watched the man put some bread and milk in a tin pan, and set it down on the floor of the basket.
Meeting the thirsty bring him water, you that inhabit the land of the south, meet with bread him that fleeth.
But the conscience of Louis was at rest; and he soon found that "man does not live by bread alone!"

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