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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
We haven't even seen a review of the piece; the footlights go up with a jump, and now the curtain rises.
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Besides the districts mentioned, tobacco is grown largely in that of Frankfort-on-the Oder.
It 67 was that the piece which reads smoothly seldom acts well; whereas a play that gets over the footlights usually reads poorly.
Now, how comes it that you have turned up in this out-of-the-way part of the world?
By-the-bye, I hope you intend to stay some time, and that you will take up your quarters with me?
I was told that subsequent to that matter my will-o'-the-wisp was coming on here positively.

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