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When she became a candidate, she appeared to try to keep some distance from QAnon and its mythical leader Q, but she didn’t cast herself as an understudy to the Apostle Peter, either.
He was followed by an understudy, who made an ineffective effort to support his predecessor.
DAVID DUNNEBELLE KANARIS MANIATES
If Lilian were damaged somebody else could supply her place, but we havent any understudy for Lilians clothes!
WINONA OF THE CAMP FIREMARGARET WIDDEMER
And yet she's rather like Gipsy, just like enough to be a kind of pale copy—an understudy, in fact.
"It'll do—for an understudy," said Bertram softly, for Billy's ears alone.
MISS BILLY'S DECISIONELEANOR H. PORTER
He halted for a moment and then bawled out in a great voice, "Understudy!"
BILTMORE OSWALDJ. THORNE SMITH, JR.
No matter how eminent the paragon you admire, do not become an understudy of him.
Yes, I must have made Miss Delamar's understudy misrepresent her.
CINDERELLARICHARD HARDING DAVIS
Max, on a strong pony which Stanton had bought as an "understudy" for his own horse, kept far in the rear.
A SOLDIER OF THE LEGIONC. N. WILLIAMSON
I suppose you won't hand things over to your understudy, in spite of what's happened to-day?
VISION HOUSEC. N. WILLIAMSON

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