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Ruby’s father lost his job when he refused to pull his daughter from the school, and the local grocery store began turning away the family’s business.
I tried to explain to Ruby what had happened, and she listened, but I didn’t raise my kids with television so she listened and heard but didn’t necessarily grasp how crazy of a moment this brief moment was for me.
He went back to his praying mat and bent again toward the west, where the Holy Kaaba enshrines the ruby sent down from heaven.
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As a rule, Ruby Ann was popular with the majority of the people, and there had been some opposition to a change.
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Mrs. Biggs had not expected Ruby Ann to call, and her face wore a vinegary expression when she opened the door to her.
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Then he spoke of Ruby Ann, the biggest woman he ever saw, he believed, and just the one for a school-teacher.
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But he did not want any money but his own spent for it, and he believed he'd speak to Ruby Ann and have it put aside for him.
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Ruby knew she could not come again, and in spite of Peter's advice, resolved to beard the lion at once.
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He had told Ruby he would neither give his clothes nor money to the farce, and he prided himself on never going back on his word.
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Finding Ruby Ann alone, he began, "I say, do you make any sales before the thing opens?"
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