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"I was giving him some excellent advice," said the marquise, fixing her fresh, cold eyes upon our hero.

The AmericanHenry James

He was whittling, and a little boy snuggled close, fixing intent regard on the work.

The LandloperHolman Day

"Here it is," he answered, pulling off his blouse and fixing it to the stick.

A Tramp Abroad, CompleteMark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

In addition to fixing the capacities of these standard baskets of this type, the law also prescribes their dimensions.

Another was trying to discover a defect in his ignition system, and others were oiling, fixing or warming up their motors.

"If I were superstitious I should say that you receive me ominously," he said, fixing his gray eyes keenly upon her.

Dr. Breen's PracticeWilliam Dean Howells

As we had pork enough on hand to last for two weeks longer, there was no necessity for fixing so early a day.

The deal is usually determined by fixing on a card, and dealing round, face upwards, until such card appears.

These marks of identification greatly aid the antiquarian student in fixing the date of any writing.

The Reign of the ManuscriptPerry Wayland Sinks

And I'm sure I'm right in fixing it in my mind as Charley's.

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