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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
John was baptizing at a large pool called Ænon-by-Saleim,—probably allegorical, meaning “Fountain of Repose.”
The dog stood with hanging head and tail, as if ashamed he had let so many of his enemies get away unharmed.
The sewing-machine made a resounding clatter in the room; it was of a ponderous, by-gone make.
The Arab pricked his ears, swished his long and arched tail viciously, and showed the whites of his eyes.
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It was no worm that Mrs. Robin had found, but Grandfather Mole's hairless tail sticking out of the ground.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
The moment the bait was touched, down would come the heavy timber—smash—on the tiger's head.
Tiger-hunting, by the way, was considered great sport by Yung Pak's father.

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