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  • It's late and I have to get up early tomorrow.

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  • It was early in the spring, just after I had learned to speak.

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  • Early in the morning.

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  • It was early morning when Howie first intruded.

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

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  • They used to hang in long festoons from our porch, filling the whole air with their fragrance, untainted by any earthy smell; and in the early morning, washed in the dew, they felt so soft, so pure, I could not help wondering if they did not resemble the asphodels of God's garden.

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  • I never eat this early in the morning.

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  • They finally arrived in Springtown in the early afternoon.

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  • It's a little early, but twins tend to have their own schedule.

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  • I know by now, if he wins he comes back early to brag about it, but if he stays out till morning it means he's lost and will come back in a rage.

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  • I got up early and bathed in the pond; that was a religious exercise, and one of the best things which I did.

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  • Even after my illness I remembered one of the words I had learned in these early months.

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  • I have an extensive library of very old recipe books, including several "autographs"—original, handwritten, unpublished, personal cookbooks—that date back to the early 1700s.

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  • Those early compositions were mental gymnastics.

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  • Many incidents of those early years are fixed in my memory, isolated, but clear and distinct, making the sense of that silent, aimless, dayless life all the more intense.

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  • "Maybe he went for an early morning walk," Betsy offered.

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  • In these early days of the Internet Renaissance, the number of great masters is in the tens of thousands, not the hundreds.

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  • I had found a few early violets in the garden and brought them to my teacher.

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  • He came along early, crossing my bean-field, though without anxiety or haste to get to his work, such as Yankees exhibit.

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  • And so at an early age, you took a wife, started having children, and supported yourself by farming.

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  • Another favourite haunt of mine was the orchard, where the fruit ripened early in July.

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  • An Englishwoman who saw the process in Turkey in the early 1700s brought it back to England, where it was proven to be effective.

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  • Jonathan was up early and ready to go, so Alex hurriedly showered and dressed.

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  • Felipa looked to be in her early twenties and had a sunshine smile that made Carmen feel welcome.

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  • As often happens in early youth, especially to one who leads a lonely life, he felt an unaccountable tenderness for this young man and made up his mind that they would be friends.

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  • All my early lessons have in them the breath of the woods--the fine, resinous odour of pine needles, blended with the perfume of wild grapes.

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  • The sun set too early on the autumn day, and she finished the trip to Doolin in darkness.

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  • Early in the morning two horses were brought to the door.

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  • Early cars tried to be faster and faster, to break the 60 mph barrier.

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  • The doctor, whether from lack of means or because he did not like to part from his young wife in the early days of their marriage, took her about with him wherever the hussar regiment went and his jealousy had become a standing joke among the hussar officers.

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  • I don't want to put her to bed too early, though.

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  • The library was her refuge, though he had to wonder why she was up so early again.

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  • She stared into the early darkness of a thick cloud cover.

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  • This habit of assimilating what pleased me and giving it out again as my own appears in much of my early correspondence and my first attempts at writing.

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  • Who would not be early to rise, and rise earlier and earlier every successive day of his life, till he became unspeakably healthy, wealthy, and wise?

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  • "Isn't it early for all of that?" she asked.

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  • As I was desirous to recover the long lost bottom of Walden Pond, I surveyed it carefully, before the ice broke up, early in '46, with compass and chain and sounding line.

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  • Since they all lived in the same apartment complex, and the evening was early, Adrienne invited them to her apartment for a cup of coffee.

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  • It was too late or too early to do anything about it now.

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  • If you want to wait until I get off work, I'll try to leave a little early so we won't get back so late.

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  • After early toast, cereal, and requisite coffee, we were on our way.

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  • In the early 1800s, fertilizer companies sprang up using bone meal as the principle agent.

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  • After my teacher, Miss Sullivan, came to me, I sought an early opportunity to lock her in her room.

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  • His early crimes were rape and that's what caused his arrest.

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  • Early in the morning of the sixth of October Pierre went out of the shed, and on returning stopped by the door to play with a little blue- gray dog, with a long body and short bandy legs, that jumped about him.

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  • Just then Dorothy, who had risen early and heard the voices of the animals, ran out to greet her old friends.

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  • Or early climatologists who made their own daily observations of precipitation and barometric pressure, interpreting as well as collecting readings.

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  • In the early 1900s, we learned about blood types, vitamins, and Alzheimer's disease, and invented the electrocardiograph.

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  • Reverend Humphries called me a cab after an early pancake breakfast he insisted on cooking.

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  • Yes, I realize it's very early but this is an emergency.

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  • They disappeared into the forest, and Count Orlov-Denisov, having seen Grekov off, returned, shivering from the freshness of the early dawn and excited by what he had undertaken on his own responsibility, and began looking at the enemy camp, now just visible in the deceptive light of dawn and the dying campfires.

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  • Carmen assigned responsibility for that to herself because she didn't notice early enough that Destiny was sick.

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  • While he looked to be in his early thirties, he spoke like Jonny and Kyle.

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  • Now the "war stories" are about how Mark Zuckerberg was nineteen when he started Facebook, Bill Gates was nineteen when he started Microsoft, and Larry Page and Sergey Brin were in their early twenties when they started Google.

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  • Not only were huge sums offered for the horses and carts, but on the previous evening and early in the morning of the first of September, orderlies and servants sent by wounded officers came to the Rostovs' and wounded men dragged themselves there from the Rostovs' and from neighboring houses where they were accommodated, entreating the servants to try to get them a lift out of Moscow.

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  • Come back early to dinner, cried several voices.

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  • Alex excused himself early and Carmen stayed downstairs with the children.

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  • I'll be leaving early tomorrow morning to relieve Carmen, so I'll drop you off at Katie's.

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  • "If you wake me up early, I'll help you with the chores too," Jonathan told Alex.

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  • It also inhibits investigations and makes for an early Christmas present for defense attorneys.

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  • Early in the morning, while all things are crisp with frost, men come with fishing-reels and slender lunch, and let down their fine lines through the snowy field to take pickerel and perch; wild men, who instinctively follow other fashions and trust other authorities than their townsmen, and by their goings and comings stitch towns together in parts where else they would be ripped.

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  • For Princess Mary, listening to Natasha's tales of childhood and early youth, there also opened out a new and hitherto uncomprehended side of life: belief in life and its enjoyment.

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  • Early in May, the oaks, hickories, maples, and other trees, just putting out amidst the pine woods around the pond, imparted a brightness like sunshine to the landscape, especially in cloudy days, as if the sun were breaking through mists and shining faintly on the hillsides here and there.

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  • From early morning the smart clean troops were on the move, forming up on the field before the fortress.

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  • Early in the year 1806 Nicholas Rostov returned home on leave.

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  • Early in the winter Denisov also came back and stayed with them.

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  • Rostov felt so ill at ease and uncomfortable with Boris that, when the latter looked in after supper, he pretended to be asleep, and early next morning went away, avoiding Boris.

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  • "Where are you off to so early?" asked Speranski.

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  • In the early days of October another envoy came to Kutuzov with a letter from Napoleon proposing peace and falsely dated from Moscow, though Napoleon was already not far from Kutuzov on the old Kaluga road.

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  • The infantry of the detachment passed along the road and quickly disappeared amid the trees in the mist of early dawn, hundreds of feet splashing through the mud.

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  • Next day he came early, dined, and stayed the whole evening.

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  • Out flight was early so we had time for dinner on the way from the airport.

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  • Merrill Cooms was in his early seventies, a widow and the somewhat reclusive owner of a multitude of businesses.

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  • We lost his mother to cancer at an early age and his father is in jail, convicted of fraud.

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  • In less than a month in early spring our lives were totally changed and we loved it.

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  • You could drop Molly and me off at Logan airport for the ten o'clock flight to California, be in Philadelphia by early evening, and fly out to join us the next morning.

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  • It was still early in California and I assumed she was at dinner though I'd been more comfortable knowing she and Molly had reached their destination without hitch.

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  • I left word I'd call from the airport in the morning and set my phone alarm in time for my early departure.

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  • Though I was anxious to speak with Detective Jackson for an update, it was too early to call.

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  • My flight was delayed an hour so my early wake up was in vain.

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  • I forced him to wait while we ate a late lunch, early dinner, meal.

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  • Do you suppose any of these relatives Howie is trying to reach will be as candid about his early years as Reverend Humphries?

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  • Early in his presidency, in a 1953 address that would become known as his "Cross of Iron" speech, he declared, "Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.

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  • It was quite early, the sun had not been up very long; the birds were just beginning to sing joyously.

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  • But early one morning the fever left me as mysteriously and unexpectedly as it had come, and I fell into a quiet sleep.

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  • Early in the morning I worked barefooted, dabbling like a plastic artist in the dewy and crumbling sand, but later in the day the sun blistered my feet.

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  • I want to go away tonight or early tomorrow morning.

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  • Yes, what she did early on was despicable in our minds, but put yourself in her position.

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  • She saw glimpses of the early morning battle.

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  • Back in early June.

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  • That was in the early sixties, I'd guess.

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  • Possibly. It might be an early indication.

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  • Too early and the ladies would be sober.

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  • She appeared to be in her early thirties, had chestnut brown hair that fell in soft waves around her shoulders with thin streaks of what looked like fire running through it.

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  • Natasha had not had a moment free since early morning and had not once had time to think of what lay before her.

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  • But not to speak of her alone, that early and terrible death has had the most beneficent influence on me and on my brother in spite of all our grief.

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  • The old count went home, and Natasha and Petya promised to return very soon, but as it was still early the hunt went farther.

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  • From early in the morning, wearing a dressing jacket, she attended to her household affairs, and then she drove out: on holy days to church and after the service to jails and prisons on affairs of which she never spoke to anyone.

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  • Early in the morning of the twelfth of June he came out of his tent, which was pitched that day on the steep left bank of the Niemen, and looked through a spyglass at the streams of his troops pouring out of the Vilkavisski forest and flowing over the three bridges thrown across the river.

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  • On her way home at an early hour when she met no one but bricklayers going to work or men sweeping the street, and everybody within the houses was still asleep, Natasha experienced a feeling new to her, a sense of the possibility of correcting her faults, the possibility of a new, clean life, and of happiness.

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  • Pierre was there too, buttoned up since early morning in a nobleman's uniform that had become too tight for him.

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  • He was as careful of the sowing and reaping of the peasants' hay and corn as of his own, and few landowners had their crops sown and harvested so early and so well, or got so good a return, as did Nicholas.

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  • Natasha had been staying at her brother's with her husband and children since early autumn.

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  • Natasha had married in the early spring of 1813, and in 1820 already had three daughters besides a son for whom she had longed and whom she was now nursing.

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  • She let the conversation drop that night, but early the next morning Dulce caught him in the hallway and it was clear that she didn't think anything was settled.

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  • We are all early.

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  • Everyone was on edge as we began early the next day.

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  • By the early twentieth century, most manufacturing of fertilizer had switched to the synthetic production of ammonium sulfate and ammonium phosphate.

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  • The implication is that any time they nursed, they felt pain as well, to learn at an early age that there is no pleasure to be had in life without pain.

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  • As recently as the early twentieth century, relatively few careers existed in which young men of drive and ambition could distinguish themselves and leave a mark on the world.

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  • Early one morning, however, the fever left me as suddenly and mysteriously as it had come.

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  • As I have said, I did not study regularly during the early years of my education; nor did I read according to rule.

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  • Early in July she went to Brewster, Massachusetts, and spent the rest of the summer.

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  • Like a good many of Helen Keller's early letters, this to her French teacher is her re-phrasing of a story.

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  • Helen and Miss Sullivan returned to the Perkins Institution early in November.

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  • In her account of her early education Miss Keller is not giving a scientifically accurate record of her life, nor even of the important events.

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  • She cannot sing and she cannot play the piano, although, as some early experiments show, she could learn mechanically to beat out a tune on the keys.

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  • Very early in her life she became almost totally blind, and she entered the Perkins Institution October 7, 1880, when she was fourteen years old.

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  • In these early lessons I encouraged her in the use of different forms of expression for conveying the same idea.

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  • Early in May she wrote on her tablet the following list of questions:

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  • Her early rages were an unhappy expression of the natural force of character which instruction was to turn into trained and organized power.

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  • One warm, sunny day in early spring, when we were at the North, the balmy atmosphere appears to have brought to her mind the sentiment expressed by Longfellow in "Hiawatha," and she almost sings with the poet: "The ground was all aquiver with the stir of new life.

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  • In the early years of her education she had only good things to read; some were, indeed, trivial and not excellent in style, but not one was positively bad in manner or substance.

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  • From the early sketch I take a few passages which seem to me, without making very much allowance for difference in time, almost as good as anything she has written since:

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  • One early thrush gave me a note or two as I drove along the woodland path.

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  • When my floor was dirty, I rose early, and, setting all my furniture out of doors on the grass, bed and bedstead making but one budget, dashed water on the floor, and sprinkled white sand from the pond on it, and then with a broom scrubbed it clean and white; and by the time the villagers had broken their fast the morning sun had dried my house sufficiently to allow me to move in again, and my meditations were almost uninterupted.

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  • Pierre came early so as to find them alone.

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  • The day after the council at Malo-Yaroslavets Napoleon rode out early in the morning amid the lines of his army with his suite of marshals and an escort, on the pretext of inspecting the army and the scene of the previous and of the impending battle.

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  • Since early morning he and his party had been on the move.

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  • Howie and Quinn remained the oil and water of our association although there was no mention of Martha's teenage indiscretion that had caused so much early turmoil.

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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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  • Do you remember our early conversations?

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  • It shows how much the gift of writing is, in the early stages of its development, the gift of mimicry.

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  • On the 1st of April it rained and melted the ice, and in the early part of the day, which was very foggy, I heard a stray goose groping about over the pond and cackling as if lost, or like the spirit of the fog.

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  • The French losses were almost equal to ours, but very early we said to ourselves that we were losing the battle, and we did lose it.

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  • On returning to Gorki after having seen Prince Andrew, Pierre ordered his groom to get the horses ready and to call him early in the morning, and then immediately fell asleep behind a partition in a corner Boris had given up to him.

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  • Some would find fault with the morning red, if they ever got up early enough.

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  • When he had finished that business it was already too late to go anywhere but still too early to go to bed, and for a long time he paced up and down the room, reflecting on his life, a thing he rarely did.

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  • One day they were sitting at the table working on coloring books when Alex came home early.

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  • I'm going to bed early.

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  • Since his current office was directly across from their bedroom, it seemed a better place for babies that Alex said could be born early.

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  • He shrugged, Possibly, but the babies may come early.

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  • Isn't it too early?

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  • I didn't know you all would be up so early.

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  • All the same, she left early.

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  • Friday was usually a hectic day, with people being released, so she was unable to leave early.

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  • I think I'll sleep in tomorrow, so don't bother to get up early.

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  • Betsy asked after once more, he'd left early.

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  • She didn't chide me for calling early.

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  • I wondered if, with his days off, he might be hitting the bottle early.

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  • Speck's sector headquarters was abuzz with activity; the only private place to talk was the back porch overlooking a field of knee-high winter wheat facing a sun setting too early.

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  • She went to the main strip, where the pubs were not yet busy in the early evening.

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  • The early December sun couldn't set fast enough to prevent her pounding headache from growing worse on her drive to work.

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  • She's in the early stages of pregnancy, no more than eight weeks.

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  • He was as skinny as a stick, in his early twenties, and his long blond hair hadn't seen scissors since he began his transcontinental trek.

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  • Caleb—Dean couldn't recall his last name—and his family had been guests in Ouray early in June.

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  • Instead, she slipped into bed, and in spite of the early hour, doused the lights and asked that any talk wait until morning.

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  • Paul and Paulette babbled about Telluride and how they wanted an early start for the fifty-mile trip on this summer sunshine morning.

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  • Fred, a casual helper, was off to the courthouse, but even without him they finished early.

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  • Early on you were pretty wishy-washy about the job.

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  • Cynthia and her husband were appreciative of his efforts, which Dean knew came as much from nerves over his pending jury duty as early morning kindness.

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  • Fred said Brandon Westlake was already gone—off to capture the columbine in dawn's early light.

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  • It's the heart of the season and still early enough to hitch a ride with a Jeep tour or a tourist.

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  • I camp out sometimes, to get an early start.

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  • His diet was starting one ale early.

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  • His replacement early morning audience consisted of two old ladies from Indiana who'd just checked in, Pumpkin Green, and Paulette Dawkins.

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  • "It's a bit too early to say," came his response.

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  • David Dean was hanging patriotic bunting by dawn's early light when Cynthia finished setting out the usual assortment of pastries for the guests and joined her husband for the short walk to the Community Center.

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  • The Ouray Rescue Squad held an annual fund raising breakfast each Fourth of July, enabling the Deans to share an early meal of eggs, sausage, and fixings in the company of friends and neighbors.

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  • By the time the Deans arrived, the crowd was already several deep, the hoses drawn, and the early participants chatting nervously.

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

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  • Think of it as an early Christmas.

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  • It was early in the season for the little fellows—they usually stayed outside until the cold weather coaxed them indoors.

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  • It is an arduous race, for only the fittest, yet the race is always booked early to its maximum.

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  • But he wasn't even in Ouray between the early 1940's, when he was a child visiting summers, and 1980, when he started coming back after his brother died.

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  • The realization struck Cynthia, too, and as neither had slept particularly well, both plodded through the early morning chores with few words passing between them.

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  • If his destination was the courthouse, he was an hour early.

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  • There was a chill in the early day air as Dean drove the topless Jeep north through town as Ouray was waking up.

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  • I had to do something and I'm not about to drink—too damn early.

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  • I got a call early this morning to fill in for a while.

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  • Fred slipped out early to renew his social life while the Deans ate soup and sandwiches.

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  • Fred returned early and was informed of the new developments.

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  • The Deans rose at their usual early hour.

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  • Brandon Westlake, the only other guest of long standing, was off on an early morning photo shoot but an unexpected prodigal returned to Bird Song just as the second batch of cinnamon rolls rolled out of the oven.

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  • I looked in the late 1930's and early '40's but nothing much caught my eye.

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  • The verdant pines outside the fortress wall were beautiful, and she watched their long pine needles stir in an early morning breeze.

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  • Deidre tested them three times but was afraid of pissing off Gabriel by disobeying him so early in the day.

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  • Early the next morning after taking Jonathan to school, she went back to the house and took care of the animals.

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  • Carmen left early to pick up Destiny so that Katie could go see Alex.

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  • The nurse said he was up early, which was probably an indication he was looking forward to going home.

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  • His new schedule often sent him to bed early and kept him there until the last moment.

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  • He had to get up early in the morning and go to work.

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  • What were you doing out here so early?

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  • Logan's taking off work early today, so we can have a long weekend at the beach.

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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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  • It was too early for the silver shop to be open.

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  • "Look, it's early, I didn't get much sleep, and these seem like minor issues," she said in what she hoped was a friendly voice.

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  • "You're early," Toby said, unafraid.

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  • She lay down on her back to watch the sun set and didn't move until he returned early the next morning to toss stinky fish beside her.

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  • Bit early fo' the tours to be comin' up this way.

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  • She shook out her arms and stretched, cold in the early morning air.

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  • "You.re early today," she said.

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  • He tore apart a demon and stood breathless, seeking his next opponent, only to see the body-strewn park was empty of living demons in the early morning light.

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  • The cold early winter wind dried the tears on his face and made his cheeks stiff.

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  • Talal shook her awake far too early.

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  • As if he sensed her irritation at the early hour, a look of amusement crossed his face, visible in the shift of his eyebrows.

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  • A'Ran stood, furious the timing was early.

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  • As he emerged into the early morning sun, he was again surprised to see clouds already forming over the eastern horizon.

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  • So were early autumn frosts and late spring freezes.

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  • Maybe she wanted to get an early start.

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  • Now the jeep road was closed, as it had been since early fall and would remain so until June, locked in its privacy by several feet of accumulated snow.

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  • Fred and his juvenile helpers had located a picture of Reverend Martin and his wife in an old museum collection of early Ouray papers and photos.

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  • With the ice climbing festival about to open a lot of the climbers are arriving early.

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  • Miss Worthington is letting him get an early start.

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  • In the late seventies and early eighties scaling these challenging surfaces really caught on.

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  • Usually there were few cars at the site but now, with the early festival climbers in town, the parking lot at the curve of the county road was filled.

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  • Kind of beating the horse to the front of the pack a bit early in the race, isn't she?

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  • It's early morning now and the noise of the loading of the pack animals down at Ashenfelter's stables has woken me.

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  • Some of our guests are apparently leaving early.

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  • He probably got an early start on his own sisters down on God's little acre.

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  • Cynthia was troubled with a headache and tried to catch an extra half-hour of sleep as Dean served breakfast to the early risers, Penny, Mick and two of the other climbers.

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  • He did the dishes as well, hoping for an early reprieve from her justified anger.

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  • Fred had taken care of the early morning chores as Dean poured himself his first cup of coffee, dreading the inquisition he knew would be forthcoming from the old man.

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  • There wasn't near as much snow early yesterday and it's too loosely packed to provide much of a cushion.

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  • Franny had been first on the scene behind Dean, dressed only in panties, her arms covering her tiny breasts, shivering as much at the sight as the chill of the early winter morning.

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  • Now, thanks to an early February thaw, it was warm enough to haul out the front porch rockers and pretend it was summer in the warmth of the mid-afternoon sun.

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  • It was early September, and he felt no more beautiful place existed than New England in the fall.

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  • It was still early, but he would hang back for a bit and check things out thoroughly before going into action.

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  • I need to be up early tomorrow.

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  • She smiled and blushed as he added, "You know, you really could spend the night and leave early tomorrow."

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  • Would you mind coming a little early Friday?

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  • How's now work, early enough?

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  • That still leaves enough time to have an early dinner on Bourbon Street.

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  • Connor and Sarah turned in early.

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  • Why are you up so early?

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  • When they returned home Elisabeth said, I'm afraid we're going to have to eat early.

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  • He arrived a half hour early and could barely contain his anxiety.

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  • Miriam wanted to return to the hotel fairly early since she had an early flight.

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  • Still, no mater how early she got up, the stove was always burning and Alex preceded her to the dairy.

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  • The outline of the dairy was dim in the early dawn light, but the intermittent barking from Brutus was like a beacon.

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  • I was concerned that you would insist on checking out too early, so I stopped by the office to see what arrangements could be made for paying your bill.

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  • She woke early the next morning and dressed, making a trip to the office before Alex arrived.

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  • I was lucky enough to get an early flight.

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  • Lana cracked an eye open wide enough to see it was too early for her alarm to sound.

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  • "Bright and early," came the response.

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  • Toby emerged from the early morning shadows of the forest.

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  • He added it was too damned hot for this early in May.

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  • He was slowly picking pieces of Styrofoam flotsam from his early morning cup of black coffee.

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  • White days weren't supposed to show up until at least July, certainly not in early May.

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  • Dean, who'd been on the force for their entire tenure, was used to their early morning bickering and paid no attention.

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  • Jeffrey Byrne, age 38, of 156 Maid Marian Lane, Parkside, apparently drowned in the early morning hours of Tuesday, May fourth while on a business trip in Norfolk, Virginia.

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  • She was in her early thirties, overweight, dimpled, and dressed in a flowered shirt and slacks.

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  • Jeffrey Byrne had telephoned home in early evening, his usual practice when he was traveling on business trips.

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  • He was to return after some early morning business, the next day, Tuesday—same day, I guess—he died after midnight, Tuesday.

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  • Dean felt a movement behind him and looked up to see a young man in his early twenties looking down at him.

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  • Marian, it's too early for a definitive answer, but don't give away your old golf outfit just yet.

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  • Most trips commenced early in the week if the destination was closer, and Byrne was home by late Wednesday or Thursday.

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  • Fred had taken the geezer bus to Atlantic City—ten free silver dollars plus a free meal—so Dean was on his own for the early evening.

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  • The lunchtime pastrami more than eliminated the need for an early dinner, so he drove home, changed into shorts and set out at a leisurely pace on his 18-speed touring bike.

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  • Early on they had attempted to find some modicum of com­mon ground in the relationship aside from raw, physical sex.

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  • No. Just the opposite, but it's too early to be positive.

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  • The early morning fog blanketing eastern Pennsylvania was thicker than the frosting on grandma's cake, but no thicker than the early morning fog shrouding David Dean's sleep-deprived brain.

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

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  • "Don't wake me early," he said as he walked toward the stairs.

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  • It would cost the price of a car payment for the early evening special, if the posh place had such a thing!

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  • It was still early when the group left Café Richard, but to Dean's surprise Fred suggested Dean drop him off before taking Cynthia Byrne back to Sherwood Forest.

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  • "Us old timers need to hit the sack early," Fred lied.

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  • After offering condolences for Randy's father, Dean added, "It's a little early for a Saturday night, isn't it?"

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  • Funny. Look, some folks check out early.

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  • He could have checked in early and had the gal meet him.

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  • It was located around the corner from headquarters and he was early anyway.

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  • He came in a little after us, early.

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  • The federal agent was interested to learn Vinnie and Dean had played sports together, but Dean put to early rest any misconcep­tion about his prowess on the playing field.

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  • As it was early in the evening, there were few customers in the room.

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  • It was before 6:30 so the early bird special was in effect, making the meal a tad cheaper than he'd figured.

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  • It's only 1:15; Cora Abernathy's an early date.

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  • He considered sneaking out the back door but it was still early and the look on Rita's face told him he'd better behave.

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  • Jeffrey Byrne spent Tuesday and Wednesday in early March in Scranton.

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  • It was still early and Dean figured they'd get back to Parkside in time for a few hours of biking.

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  • He handed the old man ten dollars and was handed a slip of paper with the phone number from the rental sign Mrs. Glass was apparently an early riser and answered the phone on the second ring.

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  • They were still early when ten minutes later they located Mrs. Glass's address.

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  • He was resigned to quietly reading a book until Mrs. Porter the housekeeper showed up a day early, accommodating a family wedding, and Dean's peace began competing with the sounds of a vacuum cleaner and Mrs. Porter's radio music, even worse junk than Fred's usual selections.

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  • You just fell asleep a little early.

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  • You're a bit early; I was just killing some time.

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  • I figured you'd come home early so I called out to you.

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  • Fred was being consoled by Mrs. Abernathy or some other of his lady friends so Dean spent the evening alone with the sound of a little early Nat King Cole trio, vintage forties.

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  • With no firm plan of action emerging with the morning sun, Dean scooted out of the house early, not yet ready to discuss matters with Fred O'Connor.

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  • The two planned an outing the next day at the Jersey shore and wanted to get an early start.

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  • Why subscribe to the paper so early?

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  • The light jackets came off early as the pair pedaled along, mostly riding side by side since the rural roads carried sparse traf­fic.

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  • Not many places are open weekdays that early in the season.

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  • By the time Dean made it to the kitchen Monday morning, Fred had already left on the early bus to Scranton.

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  • Early the next morn­ing, after showering, he walked around the corner to a gas station and from an outside payphone dialed Cece Baldwin.

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  • Then she added, "That way, it'll be early enough for you to drive back to Parkside."

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  • It became obvious early on that Dean wouldn't reach his des­tination by 7:00 and in fact the sun was beginning to set when he finally pulled into the crowded parking lot of The Sea Mist restau­rant.

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  • I thought afterwards seven was too early and changed the reservation to eight.

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  • It wasn't worth the risk, at least this early in the week.

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  • Early Saturday morning, the two had boarded a charter bus with scores of bikers for the 372-mile, eight-hour trip to Cortez, Colorado, where they found a pleasant little town abuzz with the activity of 2,000 riders and hundreds of support personnel.

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  • She was a gorgeous creature in her early twenties with a figure that would make a monk sigh.

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  • Fred was the first to suggest they call it a night, in spite of the early hour.

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  • If it comes down to it and we need an ID later in the week, I can locate the Greek god guy and show him the picture, but I didn't want to take the chance this early.

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  • If you had admitted your suspicions early on that Jeff's death might not have been an accident, perhaps we could have worked together and gotten to the bottom of the whole business before you almost got us both killed.

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  • "Back in the early 1900's," Mary said sarcastically.

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  • The moon was full, the temperature cool for early August.

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  • No, I'm home early.

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  • Starved. Why did you come home early?

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  • Showering again, she decided to go to bed early.

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  • I've got to get up early tomorrow and stop by Mr. Steadman's place before I go to work.

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  • "You're out and about early," Lori said as she poured Carmen a cup of coffee.

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  • The area he was watching was where she often saw deer in the early morning hours.

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  • Tomorrow she needed to get up early and dress.

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  • Alex liked to ride in the morning, so he would probably be over early.

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  • He'll probably be pretty early.

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  • You're up bright and early.

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  • It's a little early for that, isn't it?

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  • Saturday morning Alex was up early and insisted on doing the chores.

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  • It was way too early in their marriage to consider any of that money hers.

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  • The next morning Carmen was up early, fixing breakfast and packing a lunch for Alex.

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  • Tired or not, Alex was up early the next morning.

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  • Hopefully it would be an early spring.

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  • What was he doing there so early in the morning?

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  • In fact, I was calling to tell you that I'm coming home early.

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  • If I get in early enough, I'll try to catch an earlier flight.

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  • Maybe having one mother leave and not come back ... no, surely they couldn't reason that early in life.

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  • "You're out early," Darian said.

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  • He fished around in the remains of Darian and yanked free something that glimmered silver in the early morning light.

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  • It was too early for the vamps to be up.

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  • The station nearest the portal had called him with the previous evening's activity report early in the morning.

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  • "You're not here this early to bitch at me about that," she said with some of the moodiness he'd come to expect from her since learning of her pregnancy.

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  • By noon, the dark clouds made the sky as dark as early evening.

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  • "She'll be back early tomorrow," Hilden said.

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  • He breathed deeply of the early summer air and closed his eyes, enjoying the smell of the horse and sound of creaking leather.

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  • Dad had taught her early that it was a weapon, not a toy.

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  • They arrived thirty minutes early, but there were already people waiting to get in.

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  • They were supposed to get up early so that Alex could help her scout out a trail before church.

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  • The next morning Katie arrived early to collect Destiny and the twins.

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  • As for the four-legged ones, they're actually feral hogs – descendents of early livestock that went wild.

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  • In fact, it was Felipa who made the announcement – that she was taking an early flight back home.

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  • I was going to get you a dog, but I thought maybe it was too early.

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  • I finished everything a little early.

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  • Clarissa must have had to leave early.

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  • Whatever the case, she was up early the next morning.

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  • Thanks for the offer, but I think I'll go to bed early tonight.

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  • I want to start on this grass early tomorrow morning while it's cool.

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  • With one last look over his shoulder, he stepped into the early morning air.

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  • He slowed as he neared the tavern, taking in the amount of armed men gathered outside at such an early time.

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  • If she was early, she was on stealth mode.

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  • I got here early and was reading the highlighted portions of one of your psychology books.

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  • This is –" "Great, well we'll be about half an hour early.

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  • "Toni will be early," she said to fill the tense silence.

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  • Jessi arrived fifteen minutes early the next day, in case Xander or Ingrid called in a substitute after she quit.

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  • Losing his family at such an early age, I understand why, she said, thoughts on her cousins.

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  • They were early for an after party, but he wasn't concerned.

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  • Back at the quiet Texas compound, where the early evening and open space made her feel a little less trapped by her situation.

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  • Completely unguarded, her gray eyes were large and clear in the early morning light and her features relaxed.

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  • Each of these influences, which early in life must have been familiar to him, tempered and modified the other.

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  • In 1872 he was promoted commander at what was an exceptionally early age, but he died on the 17th of December 1874 of brain fever.

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  • Its importance, however, is of comparatively modern growth and in the early history of Wurttemberg it was overshadowed by Cannstatt, the central situation of which on the Neckar seemed to mark it out as the natural capital of the country.

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  • In his early thought he followed Averroes, but afterwards modified his views so far as to make himself acceptable to the orthodox Catholics.

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  • c.c., embryos are hatched in an in early stage, but their meta- ov, morphosis has not been plch, observed.

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  • His early years were passed at Anagni.

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  • But during the whole of this active life, many details of which are very interesting as illustrative of the life and manners of the time, he never lost sight of a design which he had formed at a very early period, of writing the history of those civil wars in France in which he had borne a part, and during which he had had so many opportunities of closely observing the leading personages and events.

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  • The compiler of this work, however, seems to have used a regnal list of the Bernician kings, which differed considerably from most of those found in our early authorities.

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  • The cruciform church of St Mary, with a central tower and short spire, is in great part Early English, with Perpendicular additions; but considerable traces of a Norman building were revealed during a modern restoration.

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  • Early in 1443 the college was opened by Chicheley with four bishops in state.

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  • His early years were spent in the performance of such labour as fell to the lot of every farmer's son in the new states, and in the acquisition of such education as could be had in the district schools held for a few weeks each winter.

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  • In the early days of the Republican party, when the shameful scenes of the Kansas struggle were exciting the whole country, and during the campaigns of 1857 and 1858, he became known as an effective speaker and ardent anti-slavery man.

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  • The Mediterranean is all that remains of a great ocean which at an early geological epoch, before the formation of the Atlantic, encircled half the globe along a line of latitude.

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  • In 1858 he had married Eliza Roscoe, a cousin of his first wife; she died early in 1897, and Hutton's own death followed on the 9th of September of the same year.

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  • Ercole, who was the eldest of five children early left orphans, began his education at the Piarist college at Urbino.

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  • Early in 1306 he modified or explained away those features of the bulls Clericis Laicos and Unam sanctam which were particularly offensive to the king.

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  • Deurne, a few miles east of Helmond, the site of a prehistoric burial-ground, was an early fen colony.

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  • Sir James Yeo began by blockading Sackett's Harbor in the early part of 1814, but when the American squadron was ready he was compelled to retire by the disparity of the forces.

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  • The progress of her mind during these early years well deserves to be recorded.

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  • He had retired at an early age from the army and was living an idle life at home as a gentleman farmer.

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  • Like Wordsworth she lays us on the lap of earth and sheds the freshness of the early world.

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  • In the early stages of the precipitation the polarization is complete in a perpendicular direction, and incomplete in oblique directions.

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  • At the early age of sixteen he attained one of the highest dignities of the order, being made grand prior of France.

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  • By that monarch he was made colonel of horse, and in that capacity served in the campaigns during the early part of the reign.

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  • The countship of Angouleme dated from the 9th century, the most important of the early counts being William Taillefer, whose descendants held the title till the end of the 12th century.

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  • By early writers the word was generally given as an equivalent of the Linnaean Loxia, but that genus has been found to include many forms not now placed in the same family.

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  • Although of early origin, its appearance, like that of other great manufacturing towns of the vicinity, is wholly modern.

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  • From early days Bolton was famous for its woollen manufactures.

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  • The cognate industry of bleaching has been carried on since early in the 18th century, and large ironworks grew up in the latter half of the 19th century.

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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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  • There are several early MSS.

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  • It is a small bitter species common in upland pastures and fir plantations early in the season.

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  • But this genealogy, though it is attributed to Hesiod, is apparently post-Homeric; and it is clear that the Ionian name had independent and varied uses and meanings in very early times.

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  • The cathedral contains other 14th-century and early Renaissance paintings, the former including some Passion scenes, the only certain work of Barna da Siena, and some fine choir stalls.

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  • The famous political preacher, Henry Sacheverell, held the living early in the 18th century.

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  • "Furlong" was as early as the 9th century used to translate the Latin stadium, s th of the Roman mile.

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  • The present name, derived from Clarus Mons and originally applied only to the citadel, was used of the town as early as the 9th century.

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  • These islands are remarkable for a number of architectural remains of a very early date.

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  • The church of St John the Baptist, though largely altered by modern restoration, retains Early English to Perpendicular portions, and some early monuments and brasses.

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  • Frazer, Early History of the Kingship (1905); E.

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  • 54), Apocolocyntosis (" pumpkinification"), is evidence that, as early as Seneca's lifetime, apotheosis was in use for the recognition of a departed emperor as a god.

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  • The first book, or Cynthia, was published separately and early in the poet's literary life.

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  • the modern Italian camice for alb) - it seems to have been thus used as early as the 5th century.

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  • He became dean of Toledo early, and was made cardinal on the 5th of August 1669.

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  • From a number of early quotations given by Skeat (Etym.

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  • The site was occupied in very early times, as the discoveries since 1882 show.

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  • It appears but little in history, though its importance is vouched for by numerous inscriptions, the majority of which belong to the early Empire.