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Colonel Taylor says that General Lee urged that the march of my troops should be hastened, and was chafed at their non-appearance.

She chafed under their chatter, and despised them for their shallow pretense.

The BondboyGeorge W. (George Washington) Ogden

He forgot his commission and chafed at conventions that prevented his doing what he saw was required so urgently.

The HarvesterGene Stratton Porter

The only result was that he chafed his skin raw to no advantage.

The Time TradersAndre Norton

In the old life a ghost of impatience had been in her; she had doubted his powers, and chafed at his failures.

So he strode up and down, and he fretted and he fumed and he chafed, and the trumpeter kept blowing away.

The American BaronJames De Mille

Now when he came to the full measure of desired youth, he chafed at being alone.

After that, Sir Tristram went to the Lady and he chafed her hands and her face so that she revived from her swoon.

Now secure the tails of the wires so that they will not be chafed or bruised, and the mine is ready for transportation.

The parlors covered with well-worn Turkey carpets, chafed into dusty ridges.

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