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Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
All the operations of her brain related themselves somehow to to-morrow afternoon.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
With childlike confidence he follows the advice of some more or less honest dealer.
Sometimes necessity makes an honest man a knave: and a rich man a honest man, because he has no occasion to be a knave.
They will reach you by the hands of Mr. Mackenzie, a worldly-minded Scotch merchant, but honest as to earthly things.
"Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.
Something remote and ancient stirred in her, something that was not of herself To-day, something half primitive, half barbaric.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
To-day I'm more dead than alive, as we had a lesson from him yesterday that lasted four hours.
They held the compound against repeated assaults, and lost several men in hand-to-hand fighting.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
If they are still Moderns and alive, I defy you to bury them if you are discussing living questions in a full and honest way.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS

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perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
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