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The moon seemed to smile on him; the aurora appeared to dance with unwonted vigour, as if in glee; the very stars winked at him!
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
No law of that country must exceed in words the number of letters in their alphabet, which consists only in two-and-twenty.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
At this moment the tinkling of a mule's bells, mingled with the song of the muleteer, came on the air.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
Gushing waters thrilled the ears with the sweetness of an old familiar song.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
Dance-giving mammas were anxious to secure the success of their entertainments by obtaining the presence of "lovely Mrs. Haggard."
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The song stopped abruptly, the music died away, there was an interval of silence no one broke.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
Aristide picked it up and began to dance and shake his fist at the invisible police.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
They were eaten too quickly, in long gulps of four-and-twenty hours at a time.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
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WORDS RELATED TO SONG AND DANCE

  • action
  • alibi
  • allegation
  • apology
  • argument
  • cause
  • claim
  • cop-out
  • explanation
  • extenuation
  • fish tale
  • justification
  • mitigation
  • out
  • palliation
  • pleading
  • pretext
  • rationalization
  • right
  • song and dance
  • story
  • vindication
  • whitewash
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