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Duel Your Dual Nature With This Quiz On Geminis

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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

He could have spent his nights thinking up new business tricks, instead of swilling whiskey.
Think of what every fathead princeling and beer-swilling ritter from here to Basel would say!
JOAN OF THE SWORD HANDS(AMUEL) R(UTHERFORD) CROCKETT
He sees a huge house, all these bottles; us swilling them down; perhaps he's got a starving wife, or consumptive kids.
He thinks he can use my place to fall back on when he can't go any longer, to fix him up to do some more swilling later on.
TWELVE MENTHEODORE DREISER
He stood on top of a table and faced his crew of pirates who were sitting about swilling large cups of rocket juice.
I suppose I can't keep him from swilling tea while I am away doing my part to help the Allies.
BAB: A SUB-DEBMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
In the town, of course, they drank beer out of huge mugs, but Karl Johan considered that that was simply swilling.
PELLE THE CONQUEROR, COMPLETEMARTIN ANDERSON NEXO
It consists chiefly of music and dancing, while the lamas sit in rows, swilling chang and arrack.
AMONG THE TIBETANSISABELLA L. BIRD
In fact I might have known it when I saw you and him swilling a bottle and a half of my best port together!
COUNT BUNKERJ. STORER CLOUSTON
At Chartres they were swilling over the station hall with disinfecting fluid after getting through with one day's wounded.
NOW IT CAN BE TOLDPHILIP GIBBS

WORD OF THE DAY

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