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It cannot, however, be looked upon as anything more than a very rare occasional straggler, by no means occurring every year.
He turned to this gaunt straggler, supposing him to be "somebody's darling," and entered into conversation with him.
Testing out his theory he picked up a straggler, a man he knew but slightly, who happened to wander into the club at that moment.
THE BOY GREW OLDERHEYWOOD BROUN
At length we began to come upon various articles that had apparently been thrown away by the straggler.
The last swift I observed was about the 21st August; it was a straggler.
If a straggler supposed to understand Latin happened to sojourn in the neighbourhood, he was looked upon as a wizard.
Wholly in order, wholly silent; Valori followed them three leagues close, and there was not one straggler.
In place and fortune she was on the level of the highest; he was far below—still only a straggler, obscure, barely keeping alive.
TO HIM THAT HATHLEROY SCOTT
The black sea brant is another purely Pacific Coast species, found nowhere else except as a straggler.
The black-bellied tree-duck is only met with as a straggler north of Chihuahua, Mexico.

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