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Not suspecting her motive, he represented the hazard of putting so great an affront on the favourite of the Empress.
I know that in putting this before you I challenge some of the most popular affectations of cultivated people.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Here the speaker, putting her hand before her mouth, coughed again, and looked affectionately at the elder Mr. Weller.
We sat down pell-mell, anywhere, I next to Liszt, who kept putting things on my plate.
She was putting her papers tidy again with calm fingers, while his own were almost cramped with the energy of suppressed desire.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Louis rallied himself to reply in her own way; and putting her arm through his, she drew him back into the rooms.
"Give us a table upstairs alone," said Nigel to the head-steward, putting something into his hand.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
This is said in the person of the Jews, resisting the repeated commands of God, and still putting him off.
"Perry Thomas guessed he was an embezzler," said Tim, putting the last dish in the cupboard and sitting down to his pipe.

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