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You see, they always butter their chairs so that they won't stick fast when they sit down.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
Being quieted by the Captain with a draught of cold tea, and made to sit down, the examination of the book proceeded.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
"It's always the way with them," sighed Miss Grains, who suffered from a complication of romantic tendency and very tight stays.
His boyish suspenders had been put away in favor of a belt, which was tight-drawn about his slim waist.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
Since Henry Hawk could sit in a great elm far up the road and see himp.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
Never again would he sit behind that wheel rejoicing in the insolence of speed.
The hut was barely high enough to let him sit up, and long enough to let him lie down—not to stretch out.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
They had been permitted to sit up till after the ice-cream, which naturally marked the limit of human indulgence.
She sometimes liked to sit in the room of mornings when Madame Ratignolle played or practiced.
They that sit on mount Seir, and the Philistines, and the foolish people that dwell in Sichem.

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