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We are beyond touched and appreciative till the end of time.
But, as the keel of the boats touched bottom, each boat-load dashed into the water and then into the enemy's fire.
I wasn't paying any attention to him, therefore, when suddenly my left-hand neighbour touched my arm.
Now and then he touched one with his long and sallow fingers, lifted its cover, then let it drop mechanically.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
One other illustration of this keen childish dialectic when face to face with the accuser deserves to be touched on.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
But more—he realised that the missing part of her was now astir, touched into life by another, and a younger, man.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
The moment the bait was touched, down would come the heavy timber—smash—on the tiger's head.
My sense of injustice was touched; and I determined I would, like Tom, if the opportunity served, seek my fortune elsewhere.
"Saperlotte," he hissed, and his out-stretched hand touched the pale blue domino on the shoulder.
He recovered himself, however, in a moment, and fired—sending a ball into the brute which just touched the brain and stunned it.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE

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