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Between the labor-intensive work and that superficial creep factor, making miniatures can be solitary or even ostracizing.
They must slow the creep of mortality until the last possible moment, at which point they abruptly pivot from healers to consolers.
We can start by refusing to make or use any more digital shackles, and by refusing to let their creep extend one inch—or one use case—further.
There is, after all, a creep factor associated with a smartphone lens that can take pictures of people, or anything else, from so far away.
He listened to tales of the Igorrotes, who live in huts like beehives and creep into them like insects.
It was some minutes before the children dared to creep out of the bushes again.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
There, in broad daylight, I saw Maloney deliberately creep closer to the fire and heap the wood on.
Don't let the idea creep into your head, that I am going to give you a dull and sleepy essay on music.
MIKE MARBLEUNCLE FRANK
I am too sore and bruised to be thankful; I feel, sometimes, as if I could creep into a dark corner and cry my heart out.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
He had seen Mildred creep from babyhood into childhood, and bud from girlhood to womanhood.
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA

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