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I hesitated, but felt that I must not be cowardly if I wished for us to escape; and so I asked him to light a match again.
BROWNSMITH'S BOYGEORGE MANVILLE FENN
We thought it a cowardly thing to do, under the circumstances.
The boys burst into a cheer, and Barton, crouching in cowardly panic in the engine room, knew by this sound that all was well.
THE BOY SCOUTS FOR UNCLE SAMJOHN HENRY GOLDFRAP
Duplicity—the refuge of the weak and the cowardly, but of the disarmed, too!
VICTORYJOSEPH CONRAD
"Don't make any more wishes," said the Cowardly Lion sternly.
There was no cowardly doubt in her soul; her cool hand lay in his and did not twitch.
THE GOOSE MANJACOB WASSERMANN
To what heaps of cowardly doubts is not that man's life an answer.
HOW TO SUCCEEDORISON SWETT MARDEN
The men who did those things were neither selfish nor cowardly, he told himself.
The Cowardly Lion said nothing, but heaved a mighty sigh which no one heard, for they were all running toward the bean pole.
That cowardly whelp then let out a blood curdling yell, and went down, and I realized what a fix I was in.
WANDERLUSTROBERT R. (ROBERT RICE) REYNOLDS

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