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After David learns a long-hidden secret, Ebenezer — quite the Dickensian rascal — conspires to have the lad tricked onto a brig sailing for the Carolinas, where he will be sold into indentured slavery.
Seeing how they crack open a tasty crustacean or comparing how otters of different ages perform when it comes to varying tests will assist researchers in learning as much as they can about these fuzzy little rascals.
He thought so, at least, as he laughed and agreed with her, saying Tony was an unscrupulous rascal at the best of times.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
This rascal was owed a debt for the indignity he had offered the sahib in the village, and now he was paid in full.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The most myopic of creatures could have seen that Anne was foolishly in love with her rascal husband.
It would do little or no good to acquaint the constable with their suspicion that the rascal might be the man named Cameron Smith.
THE MYSTERY AT PUTNAM HALLARTHUR M. WINFIELD
I cant see your family suffer, for your wife is a nice woman, if you are a rascal!
We all laughed at this, and indeed the little rascal seemed to have a good deal of humor.
LITTLE TRAVELS AND ROADSIDE SKETCHESWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
Spoiled by his parents, his mother especially, he became a rascal of the worst type.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
Carefully the Toyman climbed down from the ridge of the barn, holding the rascal in his hands.
SEVEN O'CLOCK STORIESROBERT GORDON ANDERSON

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