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The next morning, in a panic, Fargus had sought out Bofinger.

Max FargusOwen Johnson

But when Kaku sought Merytra to tell her the glad tidings that she was his, he could not find her.

Morning StarH. Rider Haggard

He sought very diligently to anticipate some at least of these informing thrusts by making great use of Coote.

KippsH. G. Wells

Bach became thoroughly hurt, and sought for a means of leaving Leipsic.

BachCharles Francis Abdy Williams

In high school he had sought to establish himself as a hardened sinner—a drinker and tough citizen.

GargoylesBen Hecht

He had not sought the kindly fish boss yet to tell him of the loss of the launch.

Was this the deeper harder secret that Elsa sought to probe, this the puzzle to which she asked an answer?

The King's MirrorAnthony Hope

They sought each other with eager arms, clung together, pressing close, without further speech.

The PatriotAntonio Fogazzaro

Joseph had but recently escaped from his persecutors, who sought to accomplish his destruction.

He sought in the choked underpart for their coverings, but could not find them there.

Frey and His WifeMaurice Henry Hewlett

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