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His voice was shrill and high; he agitated his hands in their fine, tied sleeves. '

Bunker rowed the boat half way across the lake, and tied it to one of the trees that grew on a little island.

Gussie was then to be surrounded, hustled to a neighboring tree and tied to it.

But the hunter was kind to the turtle: he tied it near a banana-tree, and gave it food every hour.

Filipino Popular TalesDean S. Fansler

A horse and carriage had been tied to a hitching post and by contrast an expensive, new automobile was parked beside it.

Tied to a bush, by a hackamore, was an iron-gray colt, the fastest on the ranch.

A bundle of straw, tied with a rope, is brought into the courtyard and left to stand there near the Yule logs.

Balder The Beautiful, Vol. I.Sir James George Frazer

I interrupted; ‘you’ll disorder the handkerchief I have tied round your face, and make the cut bleed again.

Wuthering HeightsEmily Bronte

As a consequence of this order twenty-two railroads were "tied up."

His life stands as a symbol of the way a true love of home and community is tied to a love of all God's children everywhere.

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