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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
There he gave orders for the car to be put into running condition for the following morning, and returned to the hotel.
The cantonment was split into two sections by an irregular ravine, or nullah, running east and west.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Father Gaspara was about to ask another question, when Ramona appeared in the doorway, flushed with running.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
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
After the Reserve Banks have been in operation long enough to be running smoothly, not a few branches will doubtless be organized.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
The fire along the three miles front is like the rumble of an express train running over fog signals.
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

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lackadaisicaladjective | [lak-uh-dey-zi-kuhl ]SEE DEFINITION