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If Mac had been alone he would have made the post by sundown, for the Mounted Police rode picked horses, the best money could buy.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
When alone she sometimes picked it up and kissed the cold glass passionately.
He had five girls by his first wife; there is no reason why this splendid cow I have picked out should not produce a dozen boys.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
All this while Squinty was chewing on the apple which he had picked up from the ground after he had jumped over the rope.
Her eyes were not nearly as soft as they had been, while she picked up the hanging folds of pink cloth, and went on.
It was the Town Crier, with whom, as with a brother artist, he had picked acquaintance the day before.
Aristide picked it up and began to dance and shake his fist at the invisible police.
He picked out that simple little study of Cramer in D major in the first book—you know it well—and asked me to play it.
Jean Baptiste laughed when he had completed the letter, picked up one of his books and looking through it, found the place.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
A suitable stone for such a purpose will be picked up and carried hundreds of miles.

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