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He saw them standing at street corners, watchfully staring lest they should miss the form of joy.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
He woke uncertain and confused, and saw strange eyes bent on him kindly and watchfully.
NIGHT AND MORNING, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
He got up, taking the paper with him, and went back into the deeper woods, moving warily and watchfully.
Both the British and American squadrons were watchfully protecting the commerce of their respective countries.
Pollack kept cooler and chewed his pipe watchfully with that blue eye of his upon the captain's gestures.
TONO BUNGAYH. G. WELLS
But Ezra did not speak; Pennington, his face a shade paler, sat watchfully observant.
But the presiding spirit was now surveying him, with eyes that seemed to have been watchfully withdrawn, under puckered brows.
ELIZABETH'S CAMPAIGNMRS. HUMPHREY WARD
One of the blue soldiers stood watchfully, his hands upon an Enfield rifle.
THE LONG ROLLMARY JOHNSTON
Putting Arlee some distance within, Billy went to the mouth and stood, his gun in his hand, peering watchfully out.
THE PALACE OF DARKENED WINDOWSMARY HASTINGS BRADLEY
Chu Chu, standing watchfully at a little distance, was evidently astonished at his appearance.

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