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The place was secluded, allowing Giuliani to meet his sources away from the roving reporters, myself included, who were searching for him around the city’s more central restaurants and hotels.
EXCLUSIVE: HOW AN ACCUSED RUSSIAN AGENT WORKED WITH RUDY GIULIANI IN A PLOT AGAINST THE 2020 ELECTIONSIMON SHUSTER/KYIVMAY 28, 2021TIME
Often, while traveling about the land, the Hunter will find herself caught in a roving red storm that affects everything in its path.
‘THE PATHLESS’: LESS THAN THE SUM OF ITS PARTSCHRISTOPHER BYRDNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Here and there roving parties appeared, but having no recognized leaders, their existence did not invalidate the treaty.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The patch of soft green that I knew for the cottonwoods Rutter had spoken of drew my roving gaze whether I would or no.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Suddenly he took them in his arms and walked quickly over to the stove, his eye roving in search of a match-box.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
"And when the roving spirit once lays hold of a lad, he must have his way—he is good for nothing else," said Dr. May.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
And yet the wind was howling in the woods,The roving thunder bellowing in the clouds,Before the dawn had risen in the sky.
THE POEMS OF GIACOMO LEOPARDIGIACOMO LEOPARDI
And they had just risen joyously, when the door opened and Drinkwaters high face and roving eyes appeared.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
A few roving stragglers from the Seljouk host pricked after him, two or three arrows twittered overhead.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Often the shepherd awoke in the morning to find that some time during the night his strange friend had come in from his roving.
THE SHEPHERD OF THE HILLSHAROLD BELL WRIGHT

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