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She moaned and wept and refused all comfort, until one night she closed her eyes on the world which had been so harsh and bitter.
THE BISHOP'S SECRETFERGUS HUME
They both breathed aloud now and Lytton moaned at each acute effort he made to meet and check his enemy's moves.
BRUCE OF THE CIRCLE AHAROLD TITUS
He moaned again and again, but showed no signs of waking, and I sat quietly smoking and framing good resolutions.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
The wounded man, who lay upon the floor, heard Parsons' voice, and moaned for the "Patrico."
WESTWARD HO!CHARLES KINGSLEY
"That's the last we shall see of our guide," moaned the Professor, sitting down heavily.
THE PONY RIDER BOYS ON THE BLUE RIDGEFRANK GEE PATCHIN
"I have concentrated," he moaned, mystified beyond endurance.
THE HELPMATEMAY SINCLAIR
And, covering her face with her hand, she moaned in the bitterness of her distress.
AYESHAH. RIDER HAGGARD
"I don't intend to be," she moaned, leaning back and closing her eyes.
FROM THE VALLEY OF THE MISSINGGRACE MILLER WHITE
"He will take thee away," moaned the woman like an autumnal blast.
A LITTLE GIRL IN OLD DETROITAMANDA MINNIE DOUGLAS
I never shall forget how piteously she moaned, stretching up her trembling hands to us, and praying us for relief.
HESPER, THE HOME-SPIRITELIZABETH DOTEN