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Q was a Queen, who wore a silk slip; R was a Robber, and wanted a whip.
This was a hard nut to crack, if his past were not to be ruthlessly severed from Angel's by a word.
And that was he also in kilts, at the age of five, wearing long curls and holding a whip in his hand.
As commander-in-chief, Bonaparte, for the time being, held the whip hand and could show his dislike by severe reprimands.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
The memory of the hawk-nosed, steel-eyed officer who rode from Kurnaul to Meerut in twenty-four hours smote him like a whip.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
There was no fight in his men; they ran like a pack of frightened coyotes at the first crack of a gun.
Here, said Toby, as the young Jew placed some fragments of food and a bottle upon the table, Success to the crack!
She gave him a cavalier little nod, touched her horse with the whip, and a moment later was lost in a cloud of dust.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
She suddenly forgot the ducks and pointed with her whip at the low hills behind her house.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
There is always something doing there, and I opened the door a crack to hear what was under discussion.

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