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In the drawing-room things went on much as they always do in country drawing-rooms in the hot weather.
The Potato is planted very sparingly south of Piedmont, and not so commonly there as in Savoy.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
“You appear to feel it so,” rejoined Mr. Pickwick, smiling at the clerk, who was literally red-hot.
Nearly half the regiment ran to secure their picketed horses, armed themselves in hot haste, and galloped to the gaol.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
News came that the rebels were plundering the British quarters, and the infantry went there in hot haste.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
From Canada on the north, to Texas on the south, the hot winds had laid the land seemingly bare.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
From early morn to early morn again, the hot winds continued, and the air was surcharged with the smell of burning plants.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Wheat gives place to Rye about the same time, and the Potato, at first comparatively rare, becomes universal.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
And now, escaped from her room, even at this height there came upon him again the hot sluggishness of London.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Perhaps their course is wiser than that which hot impatience would prompt—nay, I believe it is.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY

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