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What does your father say about putting Isaac in the asylum?

MortmainArthur Cheny Train

He bowed slightly, putting his hands behind him and moving toward his boat.

He laughed loud and cheerily as he left his parliamentary friends, and, putting himself into the train, went down to Boxall Hill.

Doctor ThorneAnthony Trollope

Margery was putting them into a horribly awkward position—there was no doubt about that.

The Hickory LimbParker Fillmore

Besides this, mainly with a view to putting a stop to their reckless use by boys and others, pistols were to be taxed 1l.

Lord Randolph ChurchillWinston Spencer Churchill

He dropped into the high-backed chair beside the fireplace, and, putting his arm about her, drew her near to his side.

A Little Girl in Old BostonAmanda Millie Douglas

No man would think of speaking falsely with him, or of putting him off with any chat of markets or reading-rooms.

Essays, First SeriesRalph Waldo Emerson

Mr. Woodcourt, disregarding my remonstrances, had hurriedly taken off his cloak and was putting it about me.

Bleak HouseCharles Dickens

One day, in the Rue de l'Universite, one of these scamps was putting his thumb to his nose at the carriage gate of No. 69.

Les MisrablesVictor Hugo

She turned toward the other girls, who were putting their baggage in their car.

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