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Dr. May was glad to see that a gush of tears followed this exclamation, as Norman hid his face under the coverings.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
It will gush from my heart—I must strike right here—strong and quick—it will not pain much.
Scarce a leaf stirs; only now and again a great, cool gush of air that makes my papers fly, and is gone.
I glanced through the letter again, and I felt a warm gush of pity for our poor deluded Liosha.
JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The honest orderliness and dignified calmness of his life, as I read it, are quite refreshing in this time of rush and gush.
And this, indeed, contrasted strangely with his former abandon, and with the customary gush of German sentimentality.
The heart in his body seemed turned to a jet of blood that would gush forth.
Placed in safety on the top of the bank, there was a natural gush of grateful feeling towards their deliverer.
THE MINISTER'S WOOINGHARRIET BEECHER STOWE
There was a long pause, then the final count, followed a second later by a gush of flame.
And the waters which gush forth are increasing in volume; the stream does not become shallower but deepens in its flow.
THE PROPHET EZEKIELARNO C. GAEBELEIN

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