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Some of the alarm returned, however, when the creature attempted to climb up by his own ladder.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
The young men gathered round him and offered him a cigar, which he accepted and began to smoke.
After a bit of waiting, Mac decided that the smoke was floating from a certain direction, and we began to edge carefully that way.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
There is cause for alarm when they bring one hundred and ten ships into these seas without any means of resistance on our part.
The smoke from her kitchen fire rose white as she put in dry sumac to give it a start.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
In most club card-rooms smoking is not permitted, but at the Pandemonium it is the fashion to smoke everywhere.
Her face wore a look of distress, almost of alarm; she kept her place, but her eyes gave Bernard a mute welcome.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
When the smoke and dust cleared away nothing stirred on the whole of that piece of ground.
The public eye, ever watchful and timid, waits scarcely for the show of danger to take alarm and withdraw its favour.
It's good for nothing but to choke a man and fill him full of smoke and embers.

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