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An affidavit said that a Capitol Police officer managed to knock Ehmke off a ledge and handcuff him.
You can opt for a shelf with ledges to display books or a corner shelf to bring life to an otherwise lonely section of the wall.
As he was toiling slowly up a narrow, rocky pass, he suddenly saw an Indian's head peering over the ledge.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Crawl up there again, Sarge, and look straight down at the first ledge from the bottom.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
I "shinned," and reached the ledge with a good deal of skin peeled from various parts of my person.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
He is dancing on an outcrop (that means a ledge of rock) in the middle of Australia at six o'clock before breakfast.
A very shallow sheet of water flowed down over a broad but nowise precipitous ledge of rock into the valley beneath.
Even now, one volume lay on the window ledge, where the happy lad had risen to study it as soon as daylight came.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
A long and broad shadow fell here, and the natural wall behind the ledge was scooped out into a shape that suggested repose.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
For against the rock there lay a pile of heaped-up cushions, and over a part of the ledge was spread a superb carpet.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS

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