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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
The streets here are rather wide for an Italian city but would be deemed intolerably narrow in America.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Let me illustrate: Last week, month, or year you saw a military procession pass along the streets.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
They burnt the chosen city of holiness, and made the streets thereof desolate according to the prediction of Jeremias.
Grain merchants and vegetable dealers jostled each other in the streets themselves.
Shopkeepers not only occupied both sides of the crowded streets, but half their wares were exposed in and over the dirty gutters.
The pool was drained in 1866, and, having been filled up, its site will ere long be covered with streets of houses.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
Most of the sanitary improvements and the educational, all schemes for parks and better streets, come from them.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Hundreds of soldiers already lined the streets to keep the crowd back out of the way of the procession.

WORD OF THE DAY

propinquitynoun | [proh-ping-kwi-tee ]SEE DEFINITION
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