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He was rejoicing in the upheaval that permitted debts to be paid with a bludgeon and money to be made without toil.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Not too big for the fiery old heart that trouble and toil and hunger and loneliness had never quenched.
A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
He was now evidently exhausted by toil, and dispirited by disappointment.
Thus it lightens the toil of the weary laborer plodding along the highway of life.
The comfortable yet humble apartments of the engraver were over the shop where he plied his daily toil.
These bright hopes gilded a prayerful mother's hours of toil and care.
This is a description, given of the industry and adaptedness of the people of Africa, to labor and toil of every kind.
With holy hymns, broken by their sobs, they commit his mutilated body to the grave, where after lifes long toil he sleepeth well.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
When the toil was over Jim Billings went below with his mates, and their dripping clothes soon covered the cabin floor with slush.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
The regular tolling of the gong, calling to toil or meals, accentuates the enervating routine.

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