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Then, inexplicably, he shifted to the other side that the old, the normal Tom presented generously to the new.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
He shifted uneasily, while his handkerchief was kept busy mopping the perspiration from his brow.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
When I shifted my position, he turned the other way quick, and coughed–that pore little gone-in cough of hisn.
Those subject to what are termed wolfy notes can be remedied or the bad notes shifted to less important ones.
The chauffeur shifted his position so as to glance behind him at the girls, the car running slowly.
He shifted across to the mouth of the tent and raised the flap, fastening it against the pole so that he could see out.
She looked at him calmly, and Bill shifted uneasily from one foot to another as he took off his hat.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
Howel was silent, seeming to look curiously at the golden toy in the priest's hand, as it shifted restlessly backward and forward.
A PRINCE OF CORNWALLCHARLES W. WHISTLER
Now and then, at a pause in the reader's voice, Brodrick sighed heavily and shifted his position.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
The areas over which the three systems were applied completely shifted in relative importance.

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