Thesaurus / saw wood

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It would be better to employ them by force on the public works, to draw water, saw wood and serve the masons.

August 25: Not much time to write diary on race like this, it's just saw wood all the time or lose.

The Trail of the HawkSinclair Lewis

Soon after that the chiropodist and the manicure and the hair-dresser begin to saw wood; 21 then the grooms and second footmen.

'Charge It'Irving Bacheller

At the Asylum I saw wood, and pick peas, and pull out grass and weeds from the strawberry vines, and sometimes I sweep the yards.

VashtiAugusta J. Evans Wilson

Hide your head and saw wood, you snake-eyed imitation of a man.

The Wreck of the TitanMorgan Robertson

Dr. Beecher put it in his pocket and said nothing for the moment, but the next day asked Henry to help him saw wood.

Men of Our TimesHarriet Beecher Stowe

He says a man with one of them could saw wood until tired and then turn it over and have a good chair to sit on and rest up.

Diary of an Enlisted ManLawrence Van Alstyne

Every day I think I'll chase you out to saw wood, and every day you come it over me somehow, and I go, and you don't.

The Jack-Knife ManEllis Parker Butler

From the hitching-rack he saw Wood at his post of vigil in the door, watching the road with anxious mien.

Throughout his long career it has been his plan to "say nothing and saw wood."

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