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Her eldest daughter married in America, and was well known as a modeller in wax in New York.
At length only four or five flames remained, feebly wavering in their pools of melted wax.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.
Primo de Rivera, who believed the rebellion to be fast on the wane, shipped back to Spain 7,000 troops.
Two many-branched candelabra, holding wax lights, brilliantly illuminate the game.
No law of that country must exceed in words the number of letters in their alphabet, which consists only in two-and-twenty.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
They were eaten too quickly, in long gulps of four-and-twenty hours at a time.
Tories will wax eloquent on "the pink miasma of revolutionary Radicalism."
But Mrs. Charmington was already on the wane, and as he had no wish to be her hero now he rather fought shy of her.

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