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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
And, old ink pot, tuck a horse blanket under my chin, and rub me down with brickbats while I feed!
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
Others again put the varnish on and rub it off in places to resemble the wear of age.
Besides the districts mentioned, tobacco is grown largely in that of Frankfort-on-the Oder.
But indeed, it was useless to rub her eyes, the dwarfs did not vanish, and so she was obliged to believe that they were real.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
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?

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ubietynoun | [yoo-bahy-i-tee ]SEE DEFINITION