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Sometimes they’d bring in young, spry assistant coaches to play Embiid full-court, one-on-one.
Yeager, a spry 74 years old, is flying an F-15 Eagle over Edwards Air Force Base, just outside Lancaster, California.
Not because he’s too old—the film seizes every opportunity to show Wayan diving into the ocean, paddling his boat, and otherwise being extremely spry.
On the other, Martinez felt that Robles, though young and spry, may benefit from another break.
These yer orphans 'll git their house back agin, and that's enough for them; they're young and spry, and k'n easy earn a livin'.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
He is pretty spry when he gets started, but the thing is to start him.
WE TENLYDA FARRINGTON KRAUS
This is the dullest of dull holes, still we manage to get a bit spry not and then.
THE MYSTERY OF A TURKISH BATHE.M. GOLLAN (AKA RITA)
My grandfather, though so small as to be almost diminutive, was spry and brave as an aroused wasp when anyone insulted him.
The words came from one of the boomers, a fat but spry old chap named Dunbar.
THE BOY LAND BOOMERRALPH BONEHILL
Off drivin' from pillah to post 'fore breakfast done served, an' you-all not so young an' spry like yo' used to was.
DOROTHYEVELYN RAYMOND

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