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afternoon

afternoon

afternoon Sentence Examples

  • Toward four o'clock in the afternoon Murat's troops were entering Moscow.

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  • "Good afternoon," he said.

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  • In the afternoon there were to be games and races.

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  • They usually spent the morning hours in the garden and the afternoon at the pool.

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  • The afternoon sun was high in the sky, baking the revelers in summer warmth as they clustered around the intersection of Sixth and Main Street, the site of the infamous water fight.

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  • In the afternoon they all went to a great field outside the city gates where the games were to be held.

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  • It was in the middle of the afternoon, but the skies were dark grey.

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  • She checked the clock on the nightstand then the notepad listing the time of the flight she'd booked the afternoon before after exploring the mansion.

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  • She emerged into the bright light of a warm December afternoon and began to melt.

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  • The afternoon dragged on.

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  • "Ben and I will keep watch, like this afternoon," Betsy said.

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  • He left early each Friday afternoon, often returning late on Monday morning.

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  • It was a hot afternoon, and she had thrown a light cotton sundress over her swimsuit.

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  • I foresee a day when, on a Sunday afternoon, a family might drive (or actually be driven by their car) out to a farm to see where food comes from.

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  • Mr. Keith comes every afternoon at four o'clock, and gives me a "friendly lift" over the rough stretches of road, over which every student must go.

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  • The afternoon was half gone, and the trouble was growing.

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  • They let us go off by ourselves for the whole afternoon while they messed around.

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  • They let us go off by ourselves for the whole afternoon while they messed around.

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  • Before two o'clock in the afternoon the Rostovs' four carriages, packed full and with the horses harnessed, stood at the front door.

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  • It was one of several long distance conversations that afternoon, and evening.

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  • She didn't see Damian until afternoon, when he strolled into the library from sparring, ear to a cell phone.

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  • It was only two thirty in the afternoon, but she didn't want to go back to sleep.

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  • "Hold judgment until you meet her this afternoon," he answered.

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  • "Good afternoon," Carmen responded, punctuating it with a quick kiss on his lips.

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  • Jake Weller presented it to Dean one sunny afternoon while the two were sharing a diet-breaking ice cream on the stoop of a Seventh Avenue candy store.

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  • Dean asked, as he shaded his eyes from the late afternoon sun.

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  • Jake Weller presented it to Dean one sunny afternoon while the two were sharing a diet-breaking ice cream on the stoop of a Seventh Avenue candy store.

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  • Dean asked, as he shaded his eyes from the late afternoon sun.

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  • I do not know what I shall do in the afternoon yet.

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  • After hoeing, or perhaps reading and writing, in the forenoon, I usually bathed again in the pond, swimming across one of its coves for a stint, and washed the dust of labor from my person, or smoothed out the last wrinkle which study had made, and for the afternoon was absolutely free.

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  • But his distress was short-lived, and he talked a number of lodgers into a late afternoon dip at the pool.

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  • Quinn set Howie up for late the prior afternoon at Mr. Cooms' home.

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  • Standing on the smooth sandy beach at the east end of the pond, in a calm September afternoon, when a slight haze makes the opposite shore-line indistinct, I have seen whence came the expression, "the glassy surface of a lake."

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  • One afternoon I amused myself by watching a barred owl (Strix nebulosa) sitting on one of the lower dead limbs of a white pine, close to the trunk, in broad daylight, I standing within a rod of him.

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  • "I cannot inform Your Majesty at what o'clock the battle began at the front, but at Durrenstein, where I was, our attack began after five in the afternoon," replied Bolkonski growing more animated and expecting that he would have a chance to give a reliable account, which he had ready in his mind, of all he knew and had seen.

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  • It was a warm late afternoon as I stood out on the sidewalk and looked up at the six massive columns towering above another busy and impressive train station.

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  • Dean breathed deeply as he watched the late afternoon sun filter through the curtains.

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  • On the afternoon of that eventful day, I stood on the porch, dumb, expectant.

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  • It was a warm afternoon in August.

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  • Those were taken on a very clear day, in the late afternoon sun.

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  • It was almost three O'clock in the afternoon and her stomach was screaming for something to eat.

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  • How about we go into Montrose this afternoon and buy a real suitcase?

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  • Cynthia leaned back against the seat and closed her eyes while Brandon Westlake acted as if he were taking a Sunday afternoon ride in the park.

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  • They paused on the front porch, taking off their boots and shaking their clothes in the afternoon sun.

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  • Supper was picked-at leftovers, and neither felt like socializing with Bird Song's guests, who came and went on their own, without their usual afternoon goodies and conversation.

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  • How about we go into Montrose this afternoon and buy a real suitcase?

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  • The afternoon sun penetrated the mass of honeysuckle that covered the porch, and fell on my upturned face.

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  • We had hurried through the dish-washing after luncheon, in order that we might have as long an afternoon as possible for the story.

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  • I should like very much to see you to-day Is the sun very hot in Boston now? this afternoon if it is cool enough I shall take Mildred for a ride on my donkey.

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  • Late in the afternoon, as he was resting in the thick woods south of Walden, he heard the voice of the hounds far over toward Fair Haven still pursuing the fox; and on they came, their hounding cry which made all the woods ring sounding nearer and nearer, now from Well Meadow, now from the Baker Farm.

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  • "Ah, my friend!" she said, touching his arm as she had done her son's when speaking to him that afternoon, "believe me I suffer no less than you do, but be a man!"

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  • Between four and five in the afternoon, having made all his calls, he was returning to Bilibin's house thinking out a letter to his father about the battle and his visit to Brunn.

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  • "This is the only good part of the afternoon," he muttered, pulling out a pair of wrinkled slacks and holding them up.

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  • "This is the only good part of the afternoon," he muttered, pulling out a pair of wrinkled slacks and holding them up.

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  • Late in the afternoon, we tried something different.

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  • The balance of our afternoon and evening was spent in domestic bliss.

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  • He took us to drive one afternoon, and wanted to give Helen a doll; but she said: I do not like too many children.

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  • The Russian troops were passing through Moscow from two o'clock at night till two in the afternoon and bore away with them the wounded and the last of the inhabitants who were leaving.

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  • Dean arranged to pick up Jennifer Radisson at her hotel later that afternoon, after the parade and the water fight.

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  • "I thought he was off with Mrs. Worthington," Cynthia said as Dean started up the stairs to fill in his stepfather on their afternoon plans.

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  • Fred patted him on the back and apologized on behalf of his friends who spent the afternoon in the court house attending Fred's jury session.

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  • Hiking or cycling along the waterfront is an excellent way to spend an afternoon.

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  • The clubhouse serves as a family fun center during the day and afternoon, adopting a nightclub atmosphere late in the evenings.

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  • I appreciate what I've put you people through but after this afternoon things are going to be different.

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  • Timothy Burton, age five, was last seen at one PM this afternoon in the back yard of his home in Warwick, Rhode Island.

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  • On Monday, Howie was on time, unusual as I assumed he'd driven his guests back to Massachusetts Sunday afternoon and would wait until early morning to return.

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  • I wasn't sure if the Pace Arrow motor home had vacated its site or simply was out for an afternoon jaunt.

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  • There's an afternoon Amtrak train that makes the trip from South Station in Boston to Philly in less than five hours.

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  • They gathered ponchos and a blanket, just in case afternoon showers arrived a bit early.

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  • Cobblestone streets, narrow alleyways and green open parks make this an ideal place to spend an afternoon exploring the past.

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  • TO MRS. KATE ADAMS KELLER New York, March 31, 1895. ...Teacher and I spent the afternoon at Mr. Hutton's, and had a most delightful time!...

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  • But suddenly the dimples ceased, for they were produced by the perch, which the noise of my oars had seared into the depths, and I saw their schools dimly disappearing; so I spent a dry afternoon after all.

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  • "Tomorrow afternoon," Alex responded as he spooned eggs into his plate from a Silver tray.

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  • Those words stayed in her mind all afternoon.

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  • If you don't like the weather, hang around until this afternoon.

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  • Dad had a heart attack this afternoon.

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  • They rode into Ashley in the late afternoon.

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  • They finally arrived in Springtown in the early afternoon.

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  • They could argue like this all afternoon.

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  • Meet us in town this afternoon.

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  • I dug in a tub of iced beer and Quinn and I toasted the two cans as we sat back on Adirondack chairs to enjoy the late afternoon.

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  • None of us felt the excitement of the afternoon.

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  • Now at least Betsy and I had time together before I returned to New York Sunday afternoon.

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  • It was with much anticipation we drove north on another Friday afternoon.

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  • It was a beautiful morning and there was plenty of time to kill as Howie wasn't schedule to return to the house until late afternoon.

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  • I watched her all afternoon.

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  • It's so lovely a tour on a spring afternoon.

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  • No. My stuff won't get here until tomorrow afternoon.

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  • She even visited Martha and Claire with Molly each afternoon.

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  • We're checking DNA against the LeBlancs and are to get word this afternoon.

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  • I'm not having a good afternoon.

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  • Have a good afternoon.

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  • Yully followed him out into the cold, rainy afternoon.

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  • His look was intense, much different than the warmth he'd displayed earlier that afternoon.

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  • He'd spent the morning vomiting blood and was able to remember Jule and Dusty by afternoon.

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  • The whole troubling business snarled up his mind through the otherwise pleasant afternoon.

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  • Cynthia suggested an outdoor barbeque for dinner and Dean began preparations in the late afternoon.

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  • Then he added, I bumped into your opponent this afternoon.

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  • There followed a call from Groucho, whose name Dean learned was Coleridge, telling of a report that the Boyd pair was sighted in Kansas, stopped for a tail light violation on Sunday afternoon.

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  • It was a blissful late afternoon and the Deans were alone in the kitchen—Fred had taken Martha to a movie— when Cynthia raised the subject.

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  • He's supposed to come by this afternoon.

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  • She discovered the toaster this afternoon.

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  • Their first afternoon of love was more than she ever thought possible.

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  • We have the entire afternoon alone for once.

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  • The afternoon was theirs to use as they wished, and he always knew the best way to use it.

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  • A few hours had passed since he left Deidre's bed this morning; it was early afternoon in the mortal realm.

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  • "We got here Thursday afternoon," she said, confused.

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  • Yesterday, around three in the afternoon.

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  • Nothing made sense to her numbed mind, aside from the fragrant ocean, the fine sand that slid through her fingers like silk, and the warm-cool sensations caused by a combination of afternoon sun and sea breeze.

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  • They sat in silence throughout the afternoon, until the sun sank far enough out of the sky to perch on the ocean.

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  • Obliviously unaware that half his thoughts this afternoon and evening were on her naked, Deidre melted into his arms the moment he touched her.

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  • Death curtseyed back, gave Gabriel a final look of warning, and followed the woman in grey to afternoon tea.

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  • It was afternoon in Maryland, where Hannah was.

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  • They had a flight out yesterday afternoon.

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  • A yellowish glow emitted from some unseen light source in the grey walls reminded her of a late winter afternoon that never ended.

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  • As the afternoon wore on, she puzzled through what buttons controlled what, which were oriented toward the space battle and which toward the ground.

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  • "You may use the command center this afternoon," he said.

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  • He carried it with him to the long, pointless Council meeting, to his afternoon sparring session with Jetr, to the banquet and introduction of his nishani to the clan leaders.

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  • How about getting outdoors this afternoon?

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  • She's coming this afternoon.

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  • Fred was absent when they arrived home, but returned just as Cynthia was cutting a warmed apple pie for a late afternoon snack.

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  • The balance of the afternoon was spent on household chores and packing away the last remnants of the holiday.

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  • They called back and will be here tomorrow afternoon.

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  • Janet finished her chores and hurried off to her afternoon soaps.

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  • It looks like we have the second afternoon in a row to ourselves.

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  • Cynthia had received a phone call from the Boston sisters telling her their flight was delayed and they weren't now expected until late afternoon.

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  • While there remained much of the afternoon, the shortened days of winter dipped the sun below the towering mountains as the tired couple finished the loop, returned to their jeep and left for home.

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  • Just then, the high point of excitement of the late afternoon was orchestrated by Mrs. Lincoln, Dean's cat, who had emigrated with him from Pennsylvania.

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  • "Well," said Cynthia, "I have four dozen muffins to bake and scads of other things to do like cookies and cake for tomorrow afternoon.

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  • Dean put away the groceries and set out a tray of afternoon brownies for the returning guests.

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  • The Deans joined the ice climbers and others in the living room for afternoon snacks and chatter just as Edith Shipton descended the stairs.

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  • She was here alone this afternoon.

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  • They brought the remains down in a wagon this afternoon.

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  • I was a lady for a long and lovely Sunday afternoon while a tan mare serenaded us with her tinkling bells as the runners wooshed along on the packed snow.

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  • Dean pulled Janet aside and asked if she had let any strangers into Bird Song the prior afternoon.

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  • Dean, cognizant of this, suggested they take the afternoon off.

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  • She was as pleased as they at her freedom to trot away the afternoon.

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  • But perhaps this one afternoon when they were out here together, just like we are, alone in the world, it was different.

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  • Thank you, Reverend Martin, for taking me away, even for just an afternoon.

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  • It was probably the happiest afternoon of her life.

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  • I cook, but mostly toast and tea, and soup in the late afternoon.

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  • Her son has been called from Denver and is to arrive tomorrow on the afternoon train.

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  • "Good afternoon," Fred said with a smile.

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  • The afternoon sun bathed them like summer, and Dean, in spite of being coatless, was embraced by the warmth.

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  • Dean spent the balance of the afternoon doing bookkeeping for the lodging establishment.

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  • Dean spent the afternoon busying himself with the chores of Bird Song, partially out of guilt for having dumped the morning duties on Fred and in part to take his mind off the ever-present feeling he'd caused long term or, heaven forbid, permanent damage to his seven-month marriage.

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  • Jake Weller said he'd look into it and that afternoon he stopped by the inn.

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  • I finally got a hold of him at the airport in Richmond that afternoon.

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  • "I was on my way to Bird Song this afternoon," she explained as he peddled up to her car.

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  • It's possible he waited around hours, until the afternoon when the police had left and it was quiet.

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  • Should I go find a little afternoon delight or kill some time here and wait for tonight?

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  • No. I'm having some art supplies delivered this afternoon.

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  • I was thinking we could go out for a drink this afternoon.

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  • I didn't think you were coming in until this afternoon.

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  • "I'll be rotating to the surface this afternoon," Elise said.

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  • Take a count this afternoon after the hub's clear.

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  • I guess she wouldn't play this morning at all but changed her mind this afternoon.

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  • The first word on the case Sackler and DeLeo were arguing about had come by way of a call from the Norfolk, Virginia Police Department the prior afternoon, Dean's day off.

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  • Dean had hoped to make it as soon as possible so he could beat the worst of the late afternoon traffic when he returned from his chores in Philadelphia.

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  • She had received notice from Parkside's police officer McCarthy the prior day, Tuesday, late in the afternoon.

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  • He has a game this afternoon, too.

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  • The late afternoon was delightful as he wound his way through the city streets north of town.

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  • Janice Riley will be by this afternoon.

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  • Hunter opened the drape, painting Jeffrey Byrne's sparse belongings in early afternoon sunlight.

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  • It was mid afternoon when Dean returned home.

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  • It wasn't yet midnight and his afternoon nap had worked so well he was far from ready for bed.

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  • I couldn't tell you who was here this afternoon.

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  • I talked to your Mrs. Byrne this afternoon.

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  • Cynthia paused, and added, I saw your attorney friend this afternoon...Ms.

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  • Dean stopped by the office later in the afternoon to clean up a few details as he wouldn't be back in the office for two days— tomorrow, the safe house, Thursday a day off.

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  • His son was riding it this afternoon.

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  • She had stopped by that afternoon but when she heard the music and the doorbell went unanswered, she assumed Fred was entertaining the competition.

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  • She tried to call you this afternoon.

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  • The investigation killed the entire afternoon and part of the evening before they finished checking the neighborhood.

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  • By Wednesday afternoon the matter was set­tled and the disposition of the case was in the hands of Bobby Witherspoon, the assistant DA, and the juvenile court system.

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  • Paperwork kept Dean chained to his desk until after lunch and he spent the afternoon pacing the courthouse corridor until plea-bargained to freedom shortly before five.

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  • By Tuesday afternoon, the Colombians had retaliated.

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  • Amid backslapping and handshaking, the station assumed a party atmosphere for much of the afternoon.

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  • By Wednesday afternoon police business had fallen back to routine.

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  • Sighing deeply, he told Rita he was finished for the day, jogged down the stairs to his car, and fought the late afternoon crosstown traffic to Ethel Rosewater's office.

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  • No. The play-offs begin tomorrow and Coach Grayson gave us a free afternoon.

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  • This afternoon, after work, I'll call you, disguising my voice.

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  • The afternoon was a blur as Dean's mind alternated between the task at hand and the sobering fact that he might be within miles, or perhaps yards, of Cynthia Byrne's missing husband.

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  • The two pedaled together most of the afternoon, enjoying the pine-scented air, the cool breeze that hugged the base of the mountains and the yellow sunshine of a perfect spring day.

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  • After I checked out the list I spent the afternoon at a rest stop squinting at a couple of a thou­sand bikers' numbers trying to spot him, but no luck.

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  • Was there anything unusual about Byrne's demeanor the afternoon the two of you were together?

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  • There was another concern—once the bikers hit the lower ele­vation and the heat of the afternoon, they would be shedding outer gear and perhaps identifying numbers with them.

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  • Standing there, in the afternoon sun, with a look of shock on her beautiful face, stood Cynthia Byrne.

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  • It was only late afternoon and if Dean was right, he had plen­ty of time to find his prey.

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  • I didn't recognize it this afternoon.

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  • Then, this afternoon, you didn't act or sound like the Jeffrey Byrne everyone described.

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  • Things were a little slow this afternoon and Dr. Worthington offered to stay.

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  • The next afternoon, when Alex got off work, they transferred the chickens to the new shed without incident.

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  • It was afternoon in the mortal world.

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  • He has the afternoon reporting already.

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  • I've reviewed the afternoon scouting reports.

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  • Memon inspected the hold and the city until late afternoon, when the scent of roasting meat wafted from the massive kitchens behind the hold through the city.

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  • He grew more uneasy as the afternoon progressed.

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  • Even though her ten year class reunion was scheduled for Saturday afternoon, Alex chose that morning to start her training.

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  • She was looking forward to an afternoon of riding with Felipa and the others.

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  • They talked for a little while and then Carmen set up an interview time for that afternoon.

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  • I have a girl coming out here this afternoon for an interview.

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  • The flight is this afternoon.

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  • It was a solemn affair and they spent most of the afternoon talking to people she had never met.

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  • I tried to call you this afternoon, but I couldn't get through.

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  • Her mind was too weak to talk to him anymore; she'd gone silent this afternoon.

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  • Music blared from the rooms of both cousins, as it did every afternoon when they were studying before dinner.

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  • Xander spent the afternoon with Toni and then made the journey he didn't want to.

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  • We're fuzzy on the dates and times, but he's planning something tonight and Friday afternoon.

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  • It had been afternoon when she left the West Coast, and it was clearly in the middle of the night here.

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  • At some stations the minimum in the afternoon is indistinctly shown, but at Tokyo and Batavia it is much more conspicuous than the morning minimum.

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  • night afternoon minimum tending to disappear.

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  • All three Paris curves show three peaks, the first and third representing the ordinary forenoon and afternoon maxima.

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  • In summer at the Bureau Central the intermediate peak nearly disappears in the profound afternoon depression, but it is still recognizable.

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  • The afternoon minimum at Kew gradually deepens as midsummer approaches.

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  • Simultaneously the forenoon maximum occurs earlier and the afternoon maximum later in the day.

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  • At Freiburg, Gockel found I + and I_ decidedly larger in the early afternoon than in either the morning or the late evening hours.

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  • When John Knox visited Calvin at Geneva one Sunday, it is said that he discovered him engaged in a game; and John Aylmer (1521-1594), though bishop of London, enjoyed a game of a Sunday afternoon, but used such language "as justly exposed his character to reproach."

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  • In the afternoon he dissolved the council in spite of John Bradshaw's remonstrances, who said, "Sir, we have heard what you did at the House this morning ...; but you are mistaken to think that the parliament is dissolved, for no power under heaven can dissolve them but themselves; therefore take you notice of that."

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  • He died on the afternoon of the same day, his day of triumph, the anniversary both of Dunbar and of Worcester.

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  • For the first few days the operation proceeded satisfactorily, though slowly, but on the afternoon of the 11th, when 380 m.

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  • In the time of Irenaeus the fast before Easter was very short, but very severe; thus some ate nothing for forty hours between the afternoon of Good Friday and the morning of Easter.

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  • In the modern Roman Catholic Church, outside monastic services, the office is usually said on the preceding afternoon or evening.

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  • On the morning of the 27th of January 1859 a second attack occurred, and he died in the afternoon of the same day in his sixty-third year.

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  • It is the general rule, with frequent exceptions, that the quotidian paroxysm comes on in the morning, the tertian about noon, and the quartan in the afternoon.

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  • The attack on the Russian fortified camp began at two o'clock in the afternoon, in the midst of a violent snowstorm; and by nightfall the whole position was in the hands of the Swedes: the Russian army was annihilated.

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  • But late in the afternoon of the 13th of February 1883 his friends were shocked by his sudden death from heartfailure.

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  • or less in the early morning to too° or over in the early afternoon.

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  • The equability of heat throughout the day is masked and relieved by the afternoon sea breezes.

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  • At length in the afternoon they suddenly fell upon Dupont's isolated division at Albeck, which was completely surprised and severely handled.

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  • As soon as their strategic purpose of cutting him off from Vienna became apparent, the emperor moved his troops into position, and in the afternoon issued his famous proclamation to his troops, pointing out the enemy's mistakes and his plan for defeating them.

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  • The whole army, upwards of 120,000 men, could therefore have - been concentrated against Lannes and Augereau by the afternoon of the 13th, whilst Soult could only have intervened very late in the day, and Davout and Bernadotte were still too distant to reach the battlefield before the 14th.

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  • The defeats undergone by their outpost detachment had profoundly affected the nerves of the troops, and on the afternoon of the 11th, on the false alarm of a French approach, a panic broke out in the streets of Jena, and it took all the energy of Hohenlohe and his staff to restore order.

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  • Napoleon passed the night in a house in the western suburb and next morning rode to the Kremlin, the troops moving to the quarters assigned to them, but in the afternoon a great fire began and, continuing for two days, drove the French out into the country again.

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  • On the 25th of January, Blucher entered Nancy, and, moving rapidly up the valley of the Moselle, was in communication with the Austrian advanced guard near La Rothiere on the afternoon of the 28th.

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  • One stirring social incident at least marked this part of his life, for, during the revolutionary insurrection in March 1848, the young mathematician, as a member of a company of student volunteers, kept guard in the royal palace from 9 o'clock on the morning of the 24th of March till 1 o'clock on the afternoon of the following day.

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  • On the afternoon of the 26th the advance guards of the I.

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  • The Prussians followed on the 29th, but, owing to the iie of the roads, they had to march in two long columns, separated by almost a day's march, and when the advanced guard of the left column, late in the afternoon, gained touch with the enemy, the latter were in a position to crush them by weight of numbers, had they not suddenly been ordered to continue the retreat on Miletin.

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  • The growth of popularity of the cycle, and later of the motor-car, has been a principal factor in the wide development of a tendency to leave London during the ” week-end,” that is to say, as a rule, for Saturday afternoon and Sunday.

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  • Late in the afternoon they were attacked by about 4000 Zulu.

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  • Additional infantry was got ashore at " W " and " X " beaches, the first elements of the French division began disembarking at " V " beach in the afternoon, and before evening touch had been gained with the battalion that had made good at " S " beach.

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  • But no vertebrate advance in force took place until comparatively late in the afternoon, and by evening the attacking side, although enjoying a great numerical superiority, had only reached the foot of the hills that lay to the E.

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  • With the object apparently of ascertaining the strength of their opponents, the Ottoman forces on the afternoon of Jan.

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  • On the afternoon of the 21st he succeeded in paying a third visit to the Tuileries, stayed there till m.idnight and succeeded, with great difficulty, in regaining Brussels on the 27th.

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  • In the afternoon the doors were found guarded; the secluded members were not permitted to pass, and a vote was at once taken that they should not again be allowed to enter the house.

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  • In either case leaves should not be gathered when wet with dew or rain, or in very hot sunshine; the afternoon is usually the best time.

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  • In the morning the Tehama, as seen from the mountain tops, appears buried in a sea of white cloud; towards noon the clouds drift up the mountain slopes and cover the summits with wreaths of light mist charged with moisture which condenses on the trees and vegetation; in the afternoon they disappear, and the evenings are generally clear and still.

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  • After a long parley, in which a truce of two days was even said to have been agreed on, the Scottish earl of March, fighting on the royal side, forced on the battle in the afternoon, the royal right being commanded by the prince of 1 The dissatisfaction of the Percys seems to have been chiefly due to the money question.

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  • The latter set out on the afternoon of the 24th to lc ttempt to rescue people at Herculaneum, but came too late, and rent to Stabiae, where he spent the night, and died the following h ~orning, suffocated by the poisonous fumes which were ex- A

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  • Every Wednesday afternoon he made a reverential pilgrimage to her tomb, and three times every day he invoked her memory in words of passionate expansion.

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  • Cymbeline, the play he had been reading on the last afternoon, was laid in his coffin, and on the 12th he was publicly buried with great solemnity in Westminster Abbey.

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  • So far, however, from being ahead of the Germans on the road to Verdun, the French were actually, late in the afternoon of the 15th of August, bivouacked on the plateau of Rezonville, and there their outposts were placed, not where they could see the surrounding country, but at the regulation distances of 600 to loon paces from the bivouacs.

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  • It is now time to return to the southern theatre of the battlefield, where an entirely independent engagement had been raging all the afternoon.

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  • On the afternoon of the 25th he decided to break out to the northward by the right bank of the river, and orders to this effect were duly issued.

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  • on the N., attacking in the afternoon, secured and held its objectives and thus eased the situation on that flank.

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  • It was not till late in the afternoon that Anneux and Graincourt fell into Allied hands and the S7th Div.

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  • At three o'clock in the afternoon, Dahlberg leading the way, the army reached Grimsted in Laaland without losing a man.

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  • Their leading ships were severely mauled, and their whole force so crippled that they could make no pursuit of the Dutch when they drew off, their injured ships being towed by the Spanish galleys, in the late afternoon.

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  • Finding he could not get the boat till next day (Monday) he attended afternoon service (he would probably have got into trouble if he had not done so), was recognized at church par quelques freres, and immediately arrested.

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  • About the middle of the afternoon Hancock arrived on the field with orders from Meade to assume command and to decide whether to continue the fight there or to fall back.

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  • The afternoon sermon, which fell to the lot of the canon in residence, had usually been delivered in the choir, but soon after Liddon's appointment it became necessary to preach the sermon under the dome, where from 3000 to 4000 persons used to gather to hear the preacher.

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  • Throughout the dry or cool season the wind blows steadily and almost uninterruptedly (except for an hour or so forenoon and afternoon) from the south-east.

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  • About three in the afternoon the Swedes were slowly bearing back Wallenstein's stubborn infantry when Pappenheim appeared.

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  • San Antonio was easily taken about noon of the same day, and in the afternoon the main division of the Mexican army was driven from the stone church and intrenchments at Churubusco.

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  • Blucher wisely shifted his own headquarters to Sombreffe on the afternoon of the r 5th.

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  • This transference is doubtless connected with the change in the relations between the time of the Passover meal and that of His death: in the Synoptists, the Thursday evening's supper is a true Passover meal, the lamb had been slain that afternoon and Jesus dies some twenty-four hours later; in John, the supper is not a Passovermeal, the Passover is celebrated on Friday, and Jesus, proclaimed here from the first, the Lamb of God, dies whilst the paschal lambs, His prototypes, are being slain.

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  • He tells of the English observance of Saturday afternoon as holy to the Virgin, and has much to say of popular amusements, which become sins when they keep people away from church.

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  • Here he remained from the evening of the 9th to the afternoon of the 18th of July.

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  • The available evidence points to the irresistible conclusion that on the afternoon of the 18th of July 1762, Peter III., with his consort's connivance, was brutally murdered at Ropsha by Alexius Orlov, Theodore Baryatinski, and several other persons still unknown.

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  • About 1689 his health, never very strong, began to fail seriously and he gradually withdrew from his public engagements, ceasing his communications to the Royal Society, and advertising his desire to be excused from receiving guests, "unless upon occasions very extraordinary," on Tuesday and Friday forenoon, and Wednesday and Saturday afternoon.

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  • In the afternoon Schofield's outposts and advanced lines were attacked by the Confederates in full strength, and instead of withdrawing as ordered they made a determined stand.

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  • The Passover was kept at the full moon of the lunar month Nisan, the first of the Jewish ecclesiastical year; the Paschal lambs were slain on the afternoon of the, 4th Nisan, and the Passover was eaten after sunset the same day - which, however, as the Jewish day began at sunset, was by their reckoning the early hours of the r 5th Nisan; the first fruits (of the barley harvest) were solemnly offered on the 16th.

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  • Stuart discovered a position which commanded the Federal camp, and maintained his cavalry and horse artillery in this position until the afternoon of July 3, when, his ammunition being expended, he was compelled to retire before a Federal force of infantry and a battery.

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  • This custom, long fallen into disuse, has largely been revived during recent years, the children going to church for a special afternoon service of which catechizing is the chief feature.

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  • If, then, this afternoon meal did not include it, Pliny's remark that their food was ordinary and innocent is unintelligible.

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  • At once Wellesley pressed on with the cavalry and an infantry battalion in light order, and after a forced march of 32 hours entered Poona on the afternoon of the loth, in time to save the city.

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  • The battle of the first day began late in the afternoon, for Schwarzenberg waited as long as possible for the corps of Klenau, which formed his extreme left wing on the Freiberg road.

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  • The Lord's Supper was observed weekly; and between forenoon and afternoon service every Sunday a love feast was held at which every member was required to be present.

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  • Turenne's march (August 3rd, 1644) was slow and painful, as had been anticipated, and late in the afternoon, on passing Wittnau, he encountered the enemy.

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  • Tobacco of a high grade, especially for wrappers, has been grown at the Agricultural Experiment Station's farm at Hamakua, on the island of Hawaii, where the tobacco is practically " shade grown " under the afternoon fogs from Mauna Kea.

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  • The provisional government called a mass meeting of citizens, which met on the afternoon of the 6th and ratified its action.

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  • The Vernal, about half a mile below the Nevada, is famous for its afternoon rainbows, At flood-time it is a nearly regular sheet about 80 ft.

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  • As the afternoon wore on their force began to melt away by desertion and to break up for lack of discipline.

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  • The practice of " closing up " early in the afternoon, i.e.

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  • Watering, which, except during the resting period, should generally be copious, is best done in the forenoon; while syringing should be done early in the morning before the sun becomes too powerful, and late in the afternoon to admit of the foliage drying moderately before night.

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  • After 1675, he passed his time at his patron's seats in Derbyshire, occupied to the last with intellectual work in the early morning and in the afternoon hours, which it had long been his habit to devote to thinking and to writing.

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  • camomile tea; and similarly for the afternoon meal at which tea is served.

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  • He was at liberty, after thirty years of anxiety and drudgery, to indulge his constitutional indolence, to lie in bed till two in the afternoon, and to sit up talking till four in the morning, without fearing either the printer's devil or the sheriff's officer.

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  • In the morning he was still able to give his blessing, but in the afternoon he became drowsy, and at a quarter past seven in the evening on the 13th of December 1784, in his seventysixth year, he passed away.

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  • In calculating the percentages of forenoon and afternoon occurrences half the entries under noon and midnight were assigned to each half of the day.

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  • Whilst daylight is the principal cause of the diurnal inequality, it is not the only cause, otherwise there would be as many auroras in the morning (forenoon) as in the evening (afternoon).

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  • In the afternoon of the 12th, fires, which were the work of incendli~ries, began to break out in the best quarters of Alexandria; and the town was left to murder and pillage till the following day, when a party of bluejackets and marines was landed at about 3 P.M.

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  • A squadron of the 9th Royal Lancers, which was dismounted in the thick bush, was driven back with the loss of 9 men; but elsewhere the Arabs never succeeded in closing, and the troops returned to Suakin in the afternoon, leaving the East Surrey regiment in a zeriba covering some low hills near Hashin village.

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  • The same afternoon the guards in the streets and on the ramparts were doubled; on the following morning the gates of the city were closed, powder and bullets were distributed among the city train-bands, who were bidden to be in readiness when the alarm bell called them, and cavalry was massed on the environs of the city.

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  • The same afternoon the king sent a message to the Rigsraad urging them to declare their views quickly, as he could no longer hold himself responsible for what might happen.

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  • - The following note to newspaper editors, dated July 27 1914, was the first official intimation to the British press of the approach of war: "At a meeting of the Admiralty War Office and Press Committee, held this afternoon, it was resolved that as, in view of the present situation, the authorities may have to take exceptional measures, the Press should be asked to refrain from publishing any information relative to movements of British warships, troops, and aircraft, or to war material, fortifications, and naval and military defences, without first communicating with the Admiralty and War Office respectively in accordance with the arrangement which was notified to you by me in January of last year.

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  • Here, in confidence begotten of friendly chats over afternoon tea, the disillusioned autocrat confessed his mistake.

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  • The depressing effect of the heat and humidity is greatly relieved by afternoon breezes from the sea, and the nights are invariably comfortable and generally cool.

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  • the great range of the diurnal variation of barometric pressure during the afternoon hours, - which is the more striking, since at Rurki, Lahore, and other stations near the foot of the Western Himalayas this range is less than in the open plains.

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  • It was not until the afternoon that Badoglio heard that his front lines were gone and his main positions threatened.

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  • On the afternoon of Oct.

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  • But on the afternoon of Oct.

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  • there is a so-called wet season, which begins early in July and lasts for a month or six weeks, the rain coming in the form of short afternoon thunderstorms. About a third of the precipitation occurs during July and August, but after August the monthly precipitation is steadily less until March, in which month only about 3% of the annual rainfall occurs.

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  • They do not need shading, but should have plenty of air, and be syringed daily in the afternoon.

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  • On the following day, the Van der Spijcks, having no thought of immediate danger, went to the afternoon service.

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  • When they came back Spinoza was no more; he had died about three in the afternoon with Meyer as the only witness of his last moments.

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  • Should these rules be insufficient, then (4) proteid and farinaceous food should be taken in separate meals - farinaceous food at breakfast, proteid alone at lunch; farinaceous in the afternoon, and proteid again in the evening.

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  • Every afternoon, especially from October to May, a stiff breeze sweeps the city; every afternoon in the summer the fogs roll over it from the ocean.

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  • in the afternoon.

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  • The enemy was well prepared, position after position had to be stormed and it was not till the afternoon of the 16th that the detachment secured the height, at the cost of heavy losses.

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  • 5 Morava I., however, sent some reinforcements on the afternoon of this day.

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  • On the 29th (afternoon) the 4th Bulgarian Div.

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  • Of this army, however, one division only was involved in the frontal fight, and it became evident to the Turks in the afternoon of the 30th that enough enemy forces remained over to roll up their left wing and interpose between the main body and Constantinople.

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  • Armistice proposals were already under discussion, and the battle was broken off in the afternoon of the assault.

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  • (In this case also it is said that the seeds will not ripen, and that no oil can be obtained from them.) The operation is usually performed after the heat of the day, commencing early in the afternoon and continuing to nightfall, and the exuded juice is collected the next morning.

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  • The operation is usually performed about three or four o'clock in the afternoon, and the opium collected the next morning.

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  • They arrived at Huddington at 2 in the afternoon.

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  • During the summer months the general course of the wind along the sea-coast is interrupted about midday by an incoming current of air, the " sea breeze," which gradually increases until about three o'clock in the afternoon, and then gradually lessens until the offshore wind takes its place.

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  • there is more rain than snow in the winter; but no part of the state is free from snow storms. In the summer thunder storms are frequent, but are generally local in extent, and are much more common in the afternoon and early evening than in the morning.

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  • A compromise was at last arranged, whereby the friars were to preach in the forenoon and Tausen in the afternoon.

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  • The battle opened in the afternoon of the 13th of September.

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  • On the afternoon of the 10th of April a force of about 3000 men suddenly poured down upon the English in the plain of Arogie, a few miles from Magdala.

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  • During the afternoon there was a desultory cannonade, but neither side advanced.

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  • After seeing the last of them, he is said, in the later accounts, to have spent the afternoon in his pleasure-grounds by the river-side; and having bathed, to have entered his chariot in order to return home.

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  • In the afternoon the essential ceremony begins; it consists simply in "standing" on Arafa shouting "Labbeyka" and reciting prayers and texts till sunset.

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  • Newton received this problem about 5 o'clock in the afternoon as he was returning from the mint, but, though he was fatigued with business, he solved the problem the same evening.

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  • time offence was given to the Puritans by an order that every clergyman should read the Declaration of Sports, in which the king directed that no one should be prevented from dancing or shooting at the butts on Sunday afternoon.

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  • Some fasted till three in the afternoon, and then took whatever they pleased.

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  • During even the least rigid of these the use of flesh and lacticinia is strictly forbidden; fish, oil and wine are occasionally conceded, but not before two o'clock in the afternoon.

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  • The Great Fast continues fifty-five days; nothing is eaten except bread and vegetables, and that only in the afternoon, when church prayers are over.

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  • But no effectual resistance was made by the Malagasy, and at length, on the 30th of September 1895, the French forces appeared on the heights north and east of Antananarivo, bombarded the city, which surrendered in the afternoon, and on the evening of the same day the French entered the capital.

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  • The teaching of the tracts was supplemented by Newman's Sunday afternoon sermons at St Mary's, the influence of which, especially over the junior members of the university, was increasingly marked during a period of eight years.

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  • This was his only regular meal; and he often prolonged the conversation till late in the afternoon.

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  • "Tomorrow afternoon," Alex responded as he spooned eggs into his plate from a Silver tray.

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  • It was almost three O'clock in the afternoon and her stomach was screaming for something to eat.

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  • "Good afternoon," he said.

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  • "Good afternoon," Carmen responded, punctuating it with a quick kiss on his lips.

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  • It was only two thirty in the afternoon, but she didn't want to go back to sleep.

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  • Those words stayed in her mind all afternoon.

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  • They usually spent the morning hours in the garden and the afternoon at the pool.

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  • It was a hot afternoon, and she had thrown a light cotton sundress over her swimsuit.

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  • If you don't like the weather, hang around until this afternoon.

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  • Dad had a heart attack this afternoon.

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  • The afternoon dragged on.

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  • They rode into Ashley in the late afternoon.

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  • They finally arrived in Springtown in the early afternoon.

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  • They could argue like this all afternoon.

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  • Meet us in town this afternoon.

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  • I dug in a tub of iced beer and Quinn and I toasted the two cans as we sat back on Adirondack chairs to enjoy the late afternoon.

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  • This is becoming a rainy afternoon mystery.

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  • It's not science and it's a waste of time but what the hell; it's a rainy afternoon, with nothing else going on.

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  • Quinn reacted as we'd grown to expect but Howie's visions became our afternoon project.

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  • "Ben and I will keep watch, like this afternoon," Betsy said.

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  • None of us felt the excitement of the afternoon.

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  • Now at least Betsy and I had time together before I returned to New York Sunday afternoon.

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  • We managed four positive sessions in the afternoon but only one exposed a time and location.

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  • It was with much anticipation we drove north on another Friday afternoon.

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  • It was a beautiful morning and there was plenty of time to kill as Howie wasn't schedule to return to the house until late afternoon.

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  • I appreciate what I've put you people through but after this afternoon things are going to be different.

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  • Timothy Burton, age five, was last seen at one PM this afternoon in the back yard of his home in Warwick, Rhode Island.

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  • When I think back to that afternoon, and lord knows, I've pondered the incident a thousand times, I marvel at our collective wisdom in disregarding caution and acting as we did.

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  • I watched her all afternoon.

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  • Late in the afternoon, we tried something different.

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  • Quinn set Howie up for late the prior afternoon at Mr. Cooms' home.

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  • He left early each Friday afternoon, often returning late on Monday morning.

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  • It's so lovely a tour on a spring afternoon.

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  • On Monday, Howie was on time, unusual as I assumed he'd driven his guests back to Massachusetts Sunday afternoon and would wait until early morning to return.

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  • "I'm going to show Molly our library this afternoon," my wife said.

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  • The balance of our afternoon and evening was spent in domestic bliss.

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  • No. My stuff won't get here until tomorrow afternoon.

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  • She even visited Martha and Claire with Molly each afternoon.

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  • I wasn't sure if the Pace Arrow motor home had vacated its site or simply was out for an afternoon jaunt.

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  • "Nice afternoon," I said as I stepped from the car.

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  • He spent half the afternoon on the phone with his psychiatrist doctor.

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  • There's an afternoon Amtrak train that makes the trip from South Station in Boston to Philly in less than five hours.

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  • It was a warm late afternoon as I stood out on the sidewalk and looked up at the six massive columns towering above another busy and impressive train station.

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  • We're checking DNA against the LeBlancs and are to get word this afternoon.

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  • He was dressed in all black again from turtleneck to heavy boots despite the heat of early afternoon, the color emphasizing the zero body fat of his lean body.

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  • It was in the middle of the afternoon, but the skies were dark grey.

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  • I'm not having a good afternoon.

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  • Have a good afternoon.

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  • Yully followed him out into the cold, rainy afternoon.

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  • She emerged into the bright light of a warm December afternoon and began to melt.

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  • She checked the clock on the nightstand then the notepad listing the time of the flight she'd booked the afternoon before after exploring the mansion.

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  • His look was intense, much different than the warmth he'd displayed earlier that afternoon.

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  • She didn't see Damian until afternoon, when he strolled into the library from sparring, ear to a cell phone.

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  • He'd spent the morning vomiting blood and was able to remember Jule and Dusty by afternoon.

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  • But then the damn phone rang, and like a late afternoon shower on a summer picnic, turned the day to crap.

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  • Dean then detailed the balance of his afternoon.

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  • Dean breathed deeply as he watched the late afternoon sun filter through the curtains.

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  • Those were taken on a very clear day, in the late afternoon sun.

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  • But his distress was short-lived, and he talked a number of lodgers into a late afternoon dip at the pool.

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  • It was one of several long distance conversations that afternoon, and evening.

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  • The whole troubling business snarled up his mind through the otherwise pleasant afternoon.

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  • Cynthia suggested an outdoor barbeque for dinner and Dean began preparations in the late afternoon.

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  • Cynthia leaned back against the seat and closed her eyes while Brandon Westlake acted as if he were taking a Sunday afternoon ride in the park.

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  • They paused on the front porch, taking off their boots and shaking their clothes in the afternoon sun.

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  • Then he added, I bumped into your opponent this afternoon.

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  • Dean arranged to pick up Jennifer Radisson at her hotel later that afternoon, after the parade and the water fight.

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  • An old truck followed, with Pumpkin Green, Billy Langstrom, and other water fight participants aboard, all outfitted in heavy fire-fighting gear for their early afternoon combat.

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  • "Hold judgment until you meet her this afternoon," he answered.

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  • The afternoon sun was high in the sky, baking the revelers in summer warmth as they clustered around the intersection of Sixth and Main Street, the site of the infamous water fight.

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  • "I thought he was off with Mrs. Worthington," Cynthia said as Dean started up the stairs to fill in his stepfather on their afternoon plans.

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  • They gathered ponchos and a blanket, just in case afternoon showers arrived a bit early.

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  • Everything you've shown me this afternoon was unbelievable, but nothing can beat this.

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  • Her bright spirits returned with effusive thanks; she offered to take the Deans to dinner in gratitude for her afternoon adventure, but they declined.

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  • He filled Fred in on meeting Jennifer Radisson, their afternoon trip to the mine, and the discovery of a back entrance.

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  • Fred patted him on the back and apologized on behalf of his friends who spent the afternoon in the court house attending Fred's jury session.

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  • Cynthia was sufficiently sympathetic to the afternoon pounding Dean had taken to not bust his chops over the Fat Tire Ale.

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  • No. It was afternoon and I had to go back on duty.

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  • There followed a call from Groucho, whose name Dean learned was Coleridge, telling of a report that the Boyd pair was sighted in Kansas, stopped for a tail light violation on Sunday afternoon.

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  • Dean continued to struggle with paper work throughout the afternoon, almost oblivious to the comings and goings of Bird Song as he shuffled unpaid bills and government forms.

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  • The Deans jumped at every ring of the phone for the balance of the afternoon, but there was no further word.

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  • Supper was picked-at leftovers, and neither felt like socializing with Bird Song's guests, who came and went on their own, without their usual afternoon goodies and conversation.

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  • Ain't neither of 'em been around here all afternoon and they were scheduled for duty.

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  • After the feast and at least headline updates to one another, the trio migrated to the porch rockers for a serious early afternoon têteà-tête.

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  • As the afternoon dwindled, the Deans were content to rock and ruminate.

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  • "She filed yesterday afternoon," Fred reported.

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  • New guests were arriving at Bird Song—before others had vacated—and the duties of running the lodging establishment took up most of the afternoon, in mind and action.

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  • There was a note on the hall table from Cynthia that she and Martha had accepted Brandon Westlake's invitation to catch the late afternoon sun and photograph wildflowers, and Pumpkin Green has stopped by, looking for Dean.

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  • It was a blissful late afternoon and the Deans were alone in the kitchen—Fred had taken Martha to a movie— when Cynthia raised the subject.

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  • He's supposed to come by this afternoon.

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  • She discovered the toaster this afternoon.

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  • Their first afternoon of love was more than she ever thought possible.

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  • Wynn heard the commotion from his place on the terrace taking afternoon tea.

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  • We have the entire afternoon alone for once.

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  • The afternoon was theirs to use as they wished, and he always knew the best way to use it.

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  • A few hours had passed since he left Deidre's bed this morning; it was early afternoon in the mortal realm.

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  • "We got here Thursday afternoon," she said, confused.

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  • Yesterday, around three in the afternoon.

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  • Nothing made sense to her numbed mind, aside from the fragrant ocean, the fine sand that slid through her fingers like silk, and the warm-cool sensations caused by a combination of afternoon sun and sea breeze.

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  • They sat in silence throughout the afternoon, until the sun sank far enough out of the sky to perch on the ocean.

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  • Obliviously unaware that half his thoughts this afternoon and evening were on her naked, Deidre melted into his arms the moment he touched her.

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  • Death curtseyed back, gave Gabriel a final look of warning, and followed the woman in grey to afternoon tea.

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  • Well aware afternoon had faded into night, she kept her cup in her lap to keep from fidgeting under his intensity.

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  • It was afternoon in Maryland, where Hannah was.

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  • They had a flight out yesterday afternoon.

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  • A yellowish glow emitted from some unseen light source in the grey walls reminded her of a late winter afternoon that never ended.

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  • As the afternoon wore on, she puzzled through what buttons controlled what, which were oriented toward the space battle and which toward the ground.

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  • "You may use the command center this afternoon," he said.

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  • He carried it with him to the long, pointless Council meeting, to his afternoon sparring session with Jetr, to the banquet and introduction of his nishani to the clan leaders.

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  • How about getting outdoors this afternoon?

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  • She's coming this afternoon.

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  • Neither had mentioned, or even thought about Edith Shipton for the entire enjoyable afternoon.

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  • Fred was absent when they arrived home, but returned just as Cynthia was cutting a warmed apple pie for a late afternoon snack.

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  • The balance of the afternoon was spent on household chores and packing away the last remnants of the holiday.

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  • They called back and will be here tomorrow afternoon.

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  • Janet finished her chores and hurried off to her afternoon soaps.

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  • It looks like we have the second afternoon in a row to ourselves.

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  • Cynthia had received a phone call from the Boston sisters telling her their flight was delayed and they weren't now expected until late afternoon.

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  • While there remained much of the afternoon, the shortened days of winter dipped the sun below the towering mountains as the tired couple finished the loop, returned to their jeep and left for home.

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  • Just then, the high point of excitement of the late afternoon was orchestrated by Mrs. Lincoln, Dean's cat, who had emigrated with him from Pennsylvania.

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  • "Well," said Cynthia, "I have four dozen muffins to bake and scads of other things to do like cookies and cake for tomorrow afternoon.

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  • Dean put away the groceries and set out a tray of afternoon brownies for the returning guests.

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  • The Deans joined the ice climbers and others in the living room for afternoon snacks and chatter just as Edith Shipton descended the stairs.

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  • She was here alone this afternoon.

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  • They brought the remains down in a wagon this afternoon.

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  • I was a lady for a long and lovely Sunday afternoon while a tan mare serenaded us with her tinkling bells as the runners wooshed along on the packed snow.

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  • Dean pulled Janet aside and asked if she had let any strangers into Bird Song the prior afternoon.

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  • Dean, cognizant of this, suggested they take the afternoon off.

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  • She was as pleased as they at her freedom to trot away the afternoon.

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  • But perhaps this one afternoon when they were out here together, just like we are, alone in the world, it was different.

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  • Thank you, Reverend Martin, for taking me away, even for just an afternoon.

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  • It was probably the happiest afternoon of her life.

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  • I cook, but mostly toast and tea, and soup in the late afternoon.

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  • Her son has been called from Denver and is to arrive tomorrow on the afternoon train.

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  • "Good afternoon," Fred said with a smile.

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  • The afternoon sun bathed them like summer, and Dean, in spite of being coatless, was embraced by the warmth.

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  • Dean spent the balance of the afternoon doing bookkeeping for the lodging establishment.

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  • Dean spent the afternoon busying himself with the chores of Bird Song, partially out of guilt for having dumped the morning duties on Fred and in part to take his mind off the ever-present feeling he'd caused long term or, heaven forbid, permanent damage to his seven-month marriage.

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  • Jake Weller said he'd look into it and that afternoon he stopped by the inn.

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  • I finally got a hold of him at the airport in Richmond that afternoon.

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  • For the balance of the afternoon, Dean felt pangs of guilt for summarily deciding not to even consider seeking the position of sheriff without so much as discussing it with his wife.

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  • "I was on my way to Bird Song this afternoon," she explained as he peddled up to her car.

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  • It's possible he waited around hours, until the afternoon when the police had left and it was quiet.

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  • Should I go find a little afternoon delight or kill some time here and wait for tonight?

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  • No. I'm having some art supplies delivered this afternoon.

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  • I was thinking we could go out for a drink this afternoon.

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  • I didn't think you were coming in until this afternoon.

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  • "I'll be rotating to the surface this afternoon," Elise said.

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  • Take a count this afternoon after the hub's clear.

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  • This afternoon, we're learning some basic survival shit, since it's clear you don't know any of it.

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  • I guess she wouldn't play this morning at all but changed her mind this afternoon.

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  • The first word on the case Sackler and DeLeo were arguing about had come by way of a call from the Norfolk, Virginia Police Department the prior afternoon, Dean's day off.

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  • Dean had hoped to make it as soon as possible so he could beat the worst of the late afternoon traffic when he returned from his chores in Philadelphia.

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  • She had received notice from Parkside's police officer McCarthy the prior day, Tuesday, late in the afternoon.

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  • He has a game this afternoon, too.

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  • The late afternoon was delightful as he wound his way through the city streets north of town.

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  • Although Dean didn't say it, he figured God must be partial to roasting temperature and off the scale humidity that quickly drenched his clothes like an afternoon shower.

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  • Janice Riley will be by this afternoon.

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  • Hunter opened the drape, painting Jeffrey Byrne's sparse belongings in early afternoon sunlight.

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  • It was mid afternoon when Dean returned home.

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  • It wasn't yet midnight and his afternoon nap had worked so well he was far from ready for bed.

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  • I couldn't tell you who was here this afternoon.

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  • Dean and Winston would transport Baratto northward that afternoon.

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  • I talked to your Mrs. Byrne this afternoon.

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  • Cynthia paused, and added, I saw your attorney friend this afternoon...Ms.

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  • Dean stopped by the office later in the afternoon to clean up a few details as he wouldn't be back in the office for two days— tomorrow, the safe house, Thursday a day off.

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  • Efficient Rita, in spite of it being Saturday, arranged for a return flight north with reservations for early afternoon.

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  • His son was riding it this afternoon.

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