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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

You would not think it too much to set the whole province in flames so that you could have your way with this wretched child.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
I assure you, no matter how beautifully we play any piece, the minute Liszt plays it, you would scarcely recognize it!
He shrank, as from some one who inflicted pain as a child, unwittingly, to see what the effect would be.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
But I hope at least to play to him a few times, and what is more important, to hear him play repeatedly.
This is one of the most striking manifestations of the better side of child-nature and deserves a chapter to itself.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
The mother's lips could not finish the charge she was about to put upon her innocent child.
In Luke it is said, “And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, filled with wisdom.”
The Father had been in sore straits of mind, as month after month had passed without tidings of his "blessed child."
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
To fill up the time till Liszt came, our hostess made us play, one after the other, beginning with the latest arrival.
Again the sallow fingers began to play with the book-covers, passing from one to another, but always slowly and gently.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS

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