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Here there was a scuffling sound in the basket, and the Roc rapped on the cover with her hard beak, and cried, "Hush!"
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About her neck was hung a covered basket and a door-key; and Davy at once concluded that she was Sindbad's house-keeper.
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Then the croupier tears open two packets of new cards, flinging the old ones into a waste-paper basket at his side.
When the days were fine, Jean in his basket assisted at the dramatic performance in the market-place.
Below the round thing hung a square basket, with many ropes, and other things, fast to it.
For, at that moment Squinty stood up on his hind legs, as the boy had taught him, and walked over toward the big balloon basket.
Squinty cuddled down in the basket of the balloon, between two bags full of something, and shivered.
He watched the man put some bread and milk in a tin pan, and set it down on the floor of the basket.
"I should judge your hens ain't layin' well, figurin' on the size of the basket," said the old man, ignoring her denial.
He carries a bamboo basket in which he has put a mixture containing a curious kind of poison.

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