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I reached Richfield just as Colonel Lewis was setting forth to settle some wrangling between two of his captains.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
What was more, after three days of exasperated wrangling discussion, she surprised them all by bidding them be quiet.
HAPPY HOUSEBETSEY RIDDLE, FREIFRAU VON HUTTEN ZUM STOLZENBERG
Harris, wrangling with another workman, was now seen approaching.
SUE, A LITTLE HEROINEL. T. MEADE
There may be a wrangling between those two impulses, but as soon as my will stands for the one, the other is really excluded.
PSYCHOTHERAPYHUGO MNSTERBERG
He had never entered the Vicar's grounds with the intention of either wrangling with the Vicar or his wife.
THE LIFE OF THOMAS WANLESS, PEASANTALEXANDER JOHNSTONE WILSON
The talk of the town was of nothing but the wrangling that went on in the royal palace between the mistresses.
COURT BEAUTIES OF OLD WHITEHALLW. R. H. TROWBRIDGE
The loud but indistinct wrangling without ceased after awhile, and I heard a key turn stiffly in a lock.
CHAMBERS'S EDINBURGH JOURNAL, NO. 440VARIOUS
Let's teach 'em nothing at all, if we can't larn 'em something better than wrangling about religion.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXVIII. FEBRUARY, 1843. VOL. LIII.VARIOUS
I am far beyond the yea and nay I promised, and feel more like gossiping with you as a friend than wrangling with you as a foe.
THE LETTERS OF WILLIAM JAMES, VOL. 1WILLIAM JAMES
I did not answer him at the time, for I hate wrangling in public, but afterwards I spoke to him on the subject once and for all.
SWALLOWH. RIDER HAGGARD
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