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All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
The intricacies and abrupt turns in the road separated him from his immediate followers.
John was baptizing at a large pool called Ænon-by-Saleim,—probably allegorical, meaning “Fountain of Repose.”
He has drawn a knave and a six; he takes another card; this turns out to be an ace.
The sewing-machine made a resounding clatter in the room; it was of a ponderous, by-gone make.
War turns them from making the glittering superfluities of peace to making its grim engines of destruction.
Death comes in, the bread at the feast turns black, the hound falls down—and so on.
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Railroads are reckless Radicals and are destined by turns to make and to mar the fortunes of many great emporiums.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
Then, grandpaw, he turns round to the baby again, plumb took up with them four new nippers.

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