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The night wore on, and the clock downstairs was striking the hour of two when she suddenly awakened.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
The sound of my step shall make your heart jump; a look from me shall make you dumb for an hour.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Words are often everywhere as the minute-hands of the soul, more important than even the hour-hands of action.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
After an hour, however, he reached this decision: He would not go to or call up Mrs. Merley.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
It was the darkest hour of twilight, when there was just enough of gleam from the lurid sky, to shew the outline of objects.
The history of that terrible hour is brightened by many such instances of native fealty.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
A small contingent of the members hurried off to applaud the successful comic opera of the hour.
Madame Ratignolle, when they had regained her cottage, went in to take the hour's rest which she considered helpful.
When Captain d'Aubran was announced to him, he bade them ask him to come again in an hour's time.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
How often did I then wish myself with my dear Glumdalchtch, from whom one single hour had so far divided me.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT

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