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He was sprucely shaved and what little hair he had was carefully trimmed.

When the two boys quitted camp Bob was walking as sprucely as ever.

He was now sprucely clothed, and in his lapel he wore a bunch of violets.

He was so sprucely dressed that she asked him if he were going out.

These sprucely dressed young fellows were Tories of the worst description, but they followed in the footsteps of their fathers.

She never saw him looking so well, nor so sprucely dressed, before.

A little after he saw a sprucely dressed young priest come in and seat himself at the table.

Matre Payen was sprucely dressed half as a priest, half as a rich burgher.

Wat watched her without speaking as she moved nimbly and with a certain deft, defiant ease about the sprucely painted kitchen.

The bridegroom was a well looking young man, as clean and sprucely dressed as his bride, though not with such emblematic purity.

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