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A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
They stopped, leaning over a jagged fence made of sea-drift, to ask for water.
Quite a number of sandeaters, as time passed, seemed to drift in and out of the back room.
FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
Jean was to be an architect—God knows why—but Aristide settled it, definitely, off-hand.
For all that Marius had no Italian he understood the drift of the words, assisted as they were by the man's expressive gesture.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
In favorable parts of the trail he must do better than that, to off-set losses of time where the going was most difficult.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
There was something about the man that Matt liked, in spite of the deceit he had practised at the start-off of their acquaintance.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
And they will jump into the air from the verge of high banks, and land on the drift at the bottom with perfect balance.
Their effect is, however, probably small as compared with that massive drift which we have now to note.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
She did not take the broad, beaten road which led to the far-off plantation of Valmonde.

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