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She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.
The camp grew still, except for the rough and ready cook pottering about the fire, boiling buffalo-meat and mixing biscuit-dough.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
No law of that country must exceed in words the number of letters in their alphabet, which consists only in two-and-twenty.
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It was only a hut of rough boards, carelessly knocked together for a shepherd's temporary home.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
He reached up for her big, rough straw hat that hung on a peg outside the door, and put it on her head.
England proclaimed a rough indignation at the demand for Gibraltar, which Austria had made in behalf of Spain.
Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
The advance had to be carefully made, for the country was rough, wooded, and covered with a dense undergrowth of bushes.
A little corral for the sheep, and a rough shed for the pony, and the home was complete: far the prettiest home they had ever had.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
They were eaten too quickly, in long gulps of four-and-twenty hours at a time.

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