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There, in the crush, he unceremoniously lost her, and sped like a maniac to the entrance gates.THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
On each side of the driver of the galloping steeds stood a man, shouting like a maniac of the boatswain type.THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
We do not blame the maniac who burns a house down and brains a policeman, nor the mad dog who bites a minor poet.GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
I regard Lucrezia Borgia as a homicidal maniac, and Torquemada as a religious maniac.GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
But Lasseroe was a maniac now and he wanted to take the life away from the jewelry designer.HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Mr. Rundell found him swearing and raving in a great passion, sacking men and behaving like a maniac.THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
He halted at the sound of rawkish peals of laughter—frightful, like those of a maniac.THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
The maniac-world insists upon uniformity and obedience, especially in that department of life where uniformity is impossible.THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
His talk was a volcanic eloquence, reckless as to course and consequence; and his laugh had the peal of a maniac's yell.ALONEMARION HARLAND
However, this was the end; I would get away now at all hazards, and tell the police that there was a dangerous maniac at large.THE TALKING HORSEF. ANSTEY

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