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She leaned toward him, and to poor Tom she looked the incarnation of enticing loveliness.

As he watched the front of the truck, Jake, who stood a few feet to one side, leaned out and seized his shoulder.

Priscilla leaned over the gunwale and stared long at the boat which Frank pointed out.

Priscilla's SpiesGeorge A. Birmingham

Against the back of the cushioned settle where they sat she leaned a weary head, and frankly let her fringed lids droop.

QueedHenry Sydnor Harrison

The latter, looking at Pellisson, leaned upon the surintendante, and pressed the icy hand of the Marquise de Belliere.

Sheba and Rupert leaned forward and gazed at it with dreaming eyes.

She leaned over the lattice-work, snatched the candle, and ran in with it.

Christ LegendsSelma Lagerlf

Unconsciously overcome, he leaned against the gate-post, and fell asleep.

Japanese Fairy WorldWilliam Elliot Griffis

Linda leaned her cheek on her fingers and watched her mother.

Bliss, and Other StoriesKatherine Mansfield

But no sooner had he leaned over the railing, than he beckoned to his wife to come over to him.

Christ LegendsSelma Lagerlf

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