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Just give me a hint, to keep me from 'bursting,' so to speak!

She had been smiling while she was telling this to him, but now she dismayed him by bursting into tears.

Cut a slit in the shell of every one to prevent their bursting when hot.

This will make them more transparent, and prevent them from bursting.

"And besides that, I hate you," she added, bursting into tears and starting for the house.

As she went away he stared after her and seemed to swell with some bursting emotion.

With the bursting open of the door, the noise of their howling had increased tremendously.

And there were the dogs, ever squabbling and bickering, bursting into uproars and creating confusions.

His heart seemed full almost to bursting, and he could not utter a word.

In a moment, as he came into view, Helen felt like bursting into tears of disappointment.

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