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Aristide darted off like a dragon-fly in the sunshine, as happy as a child with a new toy.
Fruit-trees are clearly too scarce, though Cherries in abundance were offered for sale as we passed.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
In the community her father was the wealthiest man, having made his fortune in the growing of potatoes and fruit.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
The natives of Guiana use a tube or pipe not unlike a cheroot, made from the rind of the fruit of a species of palm.
“Confound it, no;” rejoined Mr. Simmery, stopping for an instant to smash a fly with the ruler.
They must be kept away from flies—a fly can work havoc with a film in a few minutes.
The non-elastic character of water made it unsuitable for a machine requiring a fly-wheel.
What of the infinite goodness of God in teaching the grub of the ichneumon-fly to eat up the cabbage caterpillar alive?
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
Hurrying on to find it, Taijo discovered a hut beside the path, into which he saw the falcon fly.
I think 6½ feet diameter for the fly, and 9½ inches diameter for the small wheel, will give speed enough to the drum.

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