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The tears came so fast to Mrs. Pontellier's eyes that the damp sleeve of her peignoir no longer served to dry them.
The tiny frown reappeared between her eyes, lingered a trifle longer than before, and vanished.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
As if unwilling to trust himself longer in dangerous companionship, he went up to town with Thomas Carr.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
When the reserve transfers are completed checks in transit can no longer count as reserves.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
So strained became the relations between them, that for the last part of the advance they no longer met at meals.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
The flower stems on the American varieties are much longer than those of European tobaccos and also larger.
And after staring at him a few moments longer she turned her head to look at Grandfather Mole.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
The Turks were no longer in mass but extended in several lines, less than a pace between each man.
At the Flagstaff Tower the 74th and the remainder of the 38th suddenly told their officers that they would obey them no longer.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
I may be tempted to postpone my retirement, and for a while longer to continue to gather the golden harvest that ripens round me.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU

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