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Rainy days you can see how played-out and forlorn the whole world looks.

Love is an old, played-out farce, which nobody any longer laughs at.

"The Played-Out Man" is a record of his plunge into one absorption after another.

The man who was outside here had played-out leather ones on.

Out all night on a played-out bronc, an' me too thick to guess he was up to some devilment an' shoot him for it!

After it, the dark curtain would fall on the played-out drama, never to rise again.

I am of course—though once it was different—a broken man, with a brain clouded by whisky, only fit to run a played-out mine.

Even to the eye of the most inexperienced traveler there was no doubt that Buena Vista was a "played-out" mining camp.

They ran along together for a year or more, selling a played-out mine now and then or a "promising claim," for a small sum.

It is so impossible to be young, Claude Melville said very wearily, and with his little air of played-out indifference.

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