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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.
We are so many around here that you'll have to get paper and pencil and mark us down to keep track of how many.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
"He's been counting the days till you got home, Mark," said Tim, holding a burning match over my pipe.
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Track of the count may be kept by placing a mark for each leukocyte in its appropriate column, ruled upon paper.
Last night again there was all sorts of firing and fighting going on, throughout those hours peaceful citizens ear-mark for sleep.
Personally, the English do not attract nor shine; but collectively they are a race to make their mark on the destinies of mankind.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
That we will, and you never need want, Mark, for I've many a fine bone buried away against old age and rainy weather.

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