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Suddenly, however, he became aware of a small black spot far ahead in the very middle of the unencumbered track.
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
There was a lathe near the spot where David Arden stood, and shavings and splinters under his feet.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
We see the whole land, even if but at a distance, instead of being limited merely to the spot where our foot treads.
A lurid spot on each cheek showed burning red through the bronze of his skin.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
A clock was put above the spot where the fountain stood, in April, 1852, which cost £60.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
In fact a spot of blood, slightly larger than that which had appeared before, showed plainly upon the Professor's right hand.
I reached the spot where she stood, she began to speak, and I took off my hat as if doing reverence to an angel.
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
And the next day, to his great relief, Grandfather Mole found his sunshade in the same spot.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY

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boondogglenoun | [boon-dog-uh l, -daw-guh l]SEE DEFINITION