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“This one stood out like a sore thumb and it threw me for a loop,” Moor said.
HOW THE POLICE BANK MILLIONS THROUGH THEIR UNION CONTRACTSBY ANDREW FORD, ASBURY PARK PRESS, AND AGNES CHANG, JEFF KAO AND AGNEL PHILIP, PROPUBLICAFEBRUARY 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
Battle of Shipton moor; prince Henry dispersed the 8,000 insurgents under Scroop, by seizing the persons of their leaders.
A faint column of smoke curled up into the still air, and as he spoke the lower rim of the setting sun met the edge of the moor.
It ended in a broad open moor, stony; and full of damp boggy hollows, forlorn and desolate under the autumn sky.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
The girl looked round the ragged moor, brooding in the twilight, and half hesitated.
"I've been mooning about the moor all the afternoon and lost myself twice," she explained between frank mouthfuls.
A motor trip of two or three days through the moor itself would be time well spent, for it abounds in romantic scenery.
The Naturaliste found only occasion to moor with a kedge, merely to keep the cable clear of the anchor.
Mark Varney redeemed his farm and moor, and carried his mother and his little daughter home again when Mr Maxwell was married.
DAVID FLEMING'S FORGIVENESSMARGARET MURRAY ROBERTSON
The madness of the passionate moment of possession on the moor was at once his most treasured memory and his intensest shame.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH

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