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In fact, he and first lady Pat Nixon started the first couples’ tradition of addressing inaugural ball guests and taking a twirl for the cameras.
Always twirl one of those revolving book-cases when you visit a scholar's library.
A MORTAL ANTIPATHYOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, SR.
To this Don Roderigo made no answer, and Asneiros, giving a fierce twirl to his moustachios, left the room.
PONCE DE LEONWILLIAM PILLING
They twirl around on a wire wheel and one of 'em stands up on his hind legs.
A feeble ray of winter sunshine crept through the small lattice window and made the dust twirl in a straight shaft of haze.
Yet Mr Anthony never seems to do anything but look through his eyeglass, and twirl his mustachios, and talk.
OUT IN THE FORTY-FIVEEMILY SARAH HOLT
He felt a twirl to his shoulder, and then he was pinioned by two immense brown arms.
THE WIND BLOWETHBRIAN OSWALD DONN-BYRNE
Another bunch of fibers is drawn out, the spindle is given another twirl, the yarn is wound on the spindle, and so on.
TEXTILES AND CLOTHINGKATE HEINTZ WATSON
Itll do me a heap of good to feel the twirl as the hook goes around with the swivel—sort of revive old memories like.
And you, my dear sir—you who twirl a silk moustache—you with the young lady on your arm!
HINTS TO PILGRIMSCHARLES STEPHEN BROOKS

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