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Anson's Bay affords good anchorage, and probably has a small rivulet at the bottom.
There was a rivulet close by, in which the bhil had been prepared; I thought of water, and bid one of the men run for some.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
Many of them rolled off their tottering ponies into the rivulet, and plunging down their heads drank like beasts.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
Presently they came to a shelf of rock which overlooked the valley of the rivulet.
Continuous rains to the north had swollen every brook and rivulet until the impounded water had reached a threatening height.
THE FLYING REPORTERLEWIS E. (LEWIS EDWIN) THEISS
They now proceeded down into a somewhat dark and closely wooded valley, through which meandered a small rivulet.
MARTIN RATTLERR.M. BALLANTYNE
Down the middle of the valley came a little wimpling rivulet like the remains of the river that had once been.
THE BEACH OF DREAMSH. DE VERE STACPOOLE
In a short distance we crossed a little rivulet, where were two old huts and near by were heaps of acorn hulls.
THE LIFE OF KIT CARSONEDWARD S. ELLIS
Fore-sail and aft were at their gentle strain; her shadow rippled fragmentarily along to the silver rivulet and boat of her wake.
Now break away, reckless child, before you are 18 quite as wet as I. See what you get for hugging a rushing rivulet.

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