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It wa'n't the hot potato dialect Piddie uses; but it leaned that way.

"Tom, if I had such a sister as you've got, I'd tie a hot potato in her mouth," he exclaimed.

So they dropped me like a hot potato; never pestered me again.

She was a magnificent woman, Mr. Moody, and she dropped me like a hot potato.

Roque dropped his doctor character like a hot potato when he learned the import of the flashes.

Place the hot potato mixture in a pastry bag and press rosettes on a flat buttered tin pan three inches apart.

She had expected to find a bowl of hot potato soup and a plate of sausage and garlic.

He then threw his arms around his wife, gave her another hug, and then dropped her like a hot potato.

Roy swung sharply to meet it, dropped his bat like a hot potato and streaked for first.

Pluxton Cuddle called for order, but even as he spoke a hot potato went sailing through the air and hit him in the shirt front.

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