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Nine o'clock, then; and we'll see if you'll talk as pertly afterwards.

"She sings much better than you do Grace," said Rose pertly.

“All the more reason to wish for it,” maintained Jill pertly.

She stiffened a little at this, and then said pertly, "Wot's that?"

He pertly refused to go until he should be ready, arguing his “equality” with any officer.

"When inflamed with love and wine, you know," said Lucy pertly.

He got down jauntily, springily, pertly, and trotted up the steps.

"Get back and sweep out the passage, you mean," said the girl, pertly.

Lily Bell began to cry, and Susan pertly said, "It's our markers, teacher."

“I understood you were looking for a waitress,” the girl said pertly, with her eyes on Billy.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.