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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
Whereas Lessard had acted the martinet with MacRae, he took another tack and became the very essence of affability toward me.
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But Lessard's a overbearin' son-of-a-gun all round, and he's always breakin' out in a new place.
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Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
The Spanish men-of-war, which were always painted white, had their colour changed to dark grey like the American ships.
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
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But the West is not in its essence a time problem; there, they can wait—next week—next month.
Later on the commander of a German man-of-war and his staff were received and fêted by the Captain-General.
It must have been the window-panes, for he was anxious to get the most beautiful mother-of-pearl he could find.

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zeugmanoun | [zoog-muh ]SEE DEFINITION
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