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Before Ripperda could unclasp his lips to reply, the stranger had opened the door, and passed through it like a gliding shadow.
She looked so sweet when she said it, standing and smiling there in the middle of the floor, the door-way making a frame for her.
She walked away toward another door, which was masked with a curtain that she lifted.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
The bride elect rushes up to him, and so they both step down to the foot-lights.
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
Hilda, trembling at the door, more than half expected Mr. Orgreave to say: "You mean, she's invited herself."
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
Then the door opened, the portiere was swept aside, and Anselme announced "Monsieur de Garnache."
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
By the time I had done my toilette there was a tap at the door, and in another minute I was in the salle--manger.
As Perker said this, he looked towards the door, with an evident desire to render the leave-taking as brief as possible.
I find myself chained to the foot of a woman, my noble Cornelia would despise!

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