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It was an unhealthy life that we then led: leaping by day and reading by night.

Norse Tales and SketchesAlexander Lange Kielland

It was like the flame of a candle twisted and leaping in a breeze.

The warriors on board meantime were brandishing their weapons, and leaping, and dancing, and shouting.

Antony WaymouthW.H.G. Kingston

Spendius, bounding from terrace to terrace, and leaping over the hedges and trenches, had escaped from the gardens.

SalammboGustave Flaubert

"I hadn't intended to do any leaping to-night," he told Mr. Nighthawk.

The Tale of Kiddie KatydidArthur Scott Bailey

The girl leans down and stirs the fire into a leaping, yellow blaze.

Six WomenVictoria Cross

She strikes and sticks fast on outlying sands, where the sea is roaring and leaping like a thousand fiends in the wintry blast.

Battles with the SeaR.M. Ballantyne

We shall long remember that little, leaping, dancing branch of the Coquille, that runs from the Coast Mountains to the sea.

The children watched, fascinated, while leaping flames climbed skyward through crackling branches.

The Lost WagonJames Arthur Kjelgaard

Leaping from the bed, he darted through the door, and was off.

Buckskin MoseBuckskin Mose

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