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While those and other comments caused a stir in Jordan, King Abdullah could mostly ignore them as the musings of a disgruntled but insignificant political player.
The beauty, the mystery,—this fierce sunshine or something—stir——' She hesitated for a fraction of a second.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
If it took years to do it, you shall never stir out of this house till it is done.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
It was when the face and figure of a great tragedian began to haunt her imagination and stir her senses.
He wasn't the style of man that I'd care to stir up trouble with, judging from his size and the shape of his head.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Not until the servant had thrown open the door of the coach and deposited within the valise he carried, did Garnache stir.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
She could not work on such a day, nor weave fancies to stir her pulses and warm her blood.
They bear him on their shoulders and carry him, and set him in his place, and he shall stand, and shall not stir out of his place.
And would some measure of great success won on those lines stir the dormant greatness in him?
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Not so much, either; 'cause a chicken will stir round an' scratch a livin' out the ground, sooner 'n starve.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND

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