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From somewhere in the thicket below a muffled thump, thump, thump came up to them, as though some one was wielding an ax.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
Simultaneously, Bud swung his feet to the cold floor with a thump designed solely to inform Cash that Bud was getting up.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
His head was still sore from that great thump against the apple tree.
STORIES THE IROQUOIS TELL THEIR CHILDRENMABEL POWERS
Then the same strange thump, thump, thump, was heard going down the trail again.
STORIES THE IROQUOIS TELL THEIR CHILDRENMABEL POWERS
Never again did the woman hear that strange thump, thump, thump; and never again did the bear call to see if she were at home.
STORIES THE IROQUOIS TELL THEIR CHILDRENMABEL POWERS
In a very few minutes more the boat entered the surf, and soon began to thump as before at every rise and fall of the seas.
ROLLO IN HOLLANDJACOB ABBOTT
I set perfectly still then, listening to my heart thump, and I reckon I didn't draw a breath while it thumped a hundred.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
Michael listened with quickening pulses to the thump of tennis balls in the distance.
SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
But, as for you, my friend, button your coat well over your heart for it's in for a hard thump tonight.
THE COLONEL OF THE RED HUZZARSJOHN REED SCOTT
They sank into place beside the table with the thump of falling sandbags.
WAYSIDE COURTSHIPSHAMLIN GARLAND

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