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Emigration is now proceeding with gigantic strides, and is destined for some time to continue.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
The priest of Nicaragua with solemn mien strides up the aisle and lights the altar candles with the fire struck from his cigar.
To the left of us a horse snorted nervously; we heard him trot with high, springy strides to the end of his rope, and snort again.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
He strides past the amazed innkeeper, up the narrow flight of stairs, and down the passage to his room.
His musical progress, which had made such strides between 1848 and 1849, now came to a standstill that lasted ten years.
The Black Hood took a couple of strides and then leaped from halfway down the steps.
He turned, stumbled over a fallen form, caught his balance, and then took the stairway in long strides.
At the end of seven years the lady's understanding had made great strides; the gentleman's had apparently retrograded.
He obeyed without a word or a look, following slowly after my impatient strides.
Gilliatt passed without hesitation from task to task, and resolutely accomplished his giant strides.

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