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How long he lay there he did not know, but he opened his eyes when from the outside he heard hurried footsteps.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
"Nearer and nearer came the footsteps," read Luther, pausing at each word to make sure of it.
As he invariably left a note behind him promising to "be quiet about it," Isabel ceased to haunt his footsteps.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
As the girl spoke, footsteps were heard ascending the creaky wooden stair.
There was another clatter of footsteps upon the porch as old Mr. Chumley opened the outer door.
Mr. Middleton, with shaking limbs and halting footsteps, assisted his wife to her room.
It wasn't long before he heard the footsteps of the messenger crunching along the alley.
Nor could the print of human footsteps be seen, but only indentations left by innumerable tiny cloven feet.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
Her father now began to advance with more rapid footsteps in the career of dissipation.
The sound of approaching footsteps here brought the interview to an abrupt close.

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