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But all of a sudden he flew up on the tallest fence-post he could find, and flapped his wings.
SEVEN O'CLOCK STORIESROBERT GORDON ANDERSON
While he spoke, the tent doors flapped aside, and Duke Godfrey himself strode forth.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Slowly the earth came nearer and the wind howled through the rigging and the partly filled bag flapped and thundered.
IN AFRICAJOHN T. MCCUTCHEON
And something that had long been straining at its checks in my mind flapped over, and he and I found ourselves of one accord.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
The dusky nymphs had flippety-flapped off; the hostess with the smile had also disappeared, and there was silence.
GARDENS OF THE CARIBBEES, V. 1/2IDA MAY HILL STARR
Only somewhere close by, persistently a great burdock leaf flapped and whispered.
DREAM TALES AND PROSE POEMSIVAN TURGENEV
She took a step away from the tree and flapped them once or twice idly.
THE FIRE PEOPLERAY CUMMINGS
The flag flapped excitedly, shaking out its blazonry of stars and stripes with a sort of fierce delight.
THE COLLECTED WORKS OF AMBROSE BIERCEAMBROSE BIERCE
The heavy paddles flapped slowly, then faster; and the great mass moved on, and made for the open sea.
TONY BUTLERCHARLES JAMES LEVER
But over all the old flag with its red cross, stained with rain and smoke, flapped defiantly.
FOUR AMERICAN INDIANSEDSON L. WHITNEY