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We got off our horses and stooped over the man, forgetting for the moment that danger might lurk in the surrounding thicket.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Holding the violin aloft, he cried exultingly: Henceforth thou art mine, though death and oblivion lurk ever near thee!
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
Scouts bring in that a squad of the emir of Emessa's cavalry lurk around the port.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Perhaps he would even have to lurk in the woods, awaiting his opportunity to smuggle his liquor to the men.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
In the caves would lurk such coolness as was going; but the lack of water must have been a sore trial in summer.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
"Oh, I'm not such a marvel," she said, and the slight smile came back to lurk around the corners of her mouth.
THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
He had no conception of the enemies that might lurk in thicket or hollow.
THE WATCHERS OF THE TRAILSCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
Of the perils that might lurk in the further depths she had a wary apprehension.
THE WATCHERS OF THE TRAILSCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
Ravening beasts and poisonous reptiles lurk in those abodes of the riches and the poverty that are no longer known to our life.
A TRAVELER FROM ALTRURIA: ROMANCEWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
She heard a pleasant voice in every breeze, and in every bird's note seemed to lurk a joy.
TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLESTHOMAS HARDY

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