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Meantime, the leader, to whom thousands were looking up, was miserable and alone.
THE ETERNAL CITYHALL CAINE
She fell on her knees and took his hands, looking up beseechingly to his face.
MARIETTAF. MARION CRAWFORD
He stood with his back turned towards me looking up to the lighthouse.
DROSSHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
I was in the upper story, when, looking up, to my dismay I saw a bright light overhead; the roof had been set on fire.
IN THE ROCKY MOUNTAINSW. H. G. KINGSTON
"I cannot write well enough," said Violet, looking up at him, with an extremely charming look.
It is looking up into your face, and its mouth is open as if anticipating a lump of sugar.
THE SORCERY CLUBELLIOTT O'DONNELL
That poor little girl—I can quite understand her looking up to you and loving you, Ermie.
THE CHILDREN OF WILTON CHASEMRS. L. T. MEADE
Here was her boy lover coming out this bitter night just for the sake of looking up at her window.
THE PORTION OF LABORMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
She sat down and poured out tea; then, looking up as she handed him his cup, saw he was looking at her.
MAMMON AND CO.E. F. BENSON
He had regained his feet, and was looking up at the window again.
THE HAND IN THE DARKARTHUR J. REES