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The young man smiled at the girl, as he crushed up the notes and stuffed them into his pocket.
Down in his galleries and chambers where it was dark as a pocket Grandfather Mole enjoyed himself thoroughly.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
Absently his hands wandered through the pockets, and found his purse and the money in an outside pocket.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
“Of course we know it, sir,” rejoined Fogg, slapping his pocket—perhaps by accident.
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Their jurisdictions overlapped and the Gascon would play second fiddle to no one save to his great brother-in-law.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Thinking it was a request for employment which he could not offer, Malcolm stuffed it carelessly into a pocket.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
"If you please, I want to give you a note," said the child, anxiously searching a small pocket.

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