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  • The doctor will be in to talk to you in a few minutes.
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  • He had a right to a few quirks.
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  • In a few minutes Mr. Lincoln joined them.
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  • The driver took them to a Spanish design home a few miles from the hacienda.
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  • We know but few men, a great many coats and breeches.
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  • In that small house, there were few secrets.
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  • "A few miles," he said.
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  • The trouble is that very few of their laborious explanations stick in the memory.
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  • I'll be up in a few hours.
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  • The room was silent for a few minutes after they left.
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  • Most people buy Apple TV, but a few buy the Roku XDS Streaming Player.
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  • They were silent for a few seconds.
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  • There are a few reasons.
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  • But during the first few weeks I was confronted with unforeseen difficulties.
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  • She fed them and gathered the few eggs they had laid after she gathered them yesterday.
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  • Indeed, there were few things that he loved more.
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  • Little sister and I would take you out into the garden, and pick the delicious raspberries and a few strawberries for you.
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  • I have only a few moments left in which to answer your questions about the "Helen Keller" Public Library.
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  • On the day that he was seven years old, his mother gave him a few pennies.
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  • Let me start with a few caveats.
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  • Now, dear friend, Please accept these few words because of the love that is linked with them.
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  • These few were given the tools to achieve their maximum potential, to live that dream.
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  • In a few days the beautiful spring will be here.
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  • In March Helen and Miss Sullivan went North, and spent the next few months traveling and visiting friends.
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  • They got into the carriage and drove for a few minutes in silence.
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  • She looked so cute that Carmen took a few pictures of her.
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  • Mr. Warner and Mr. Burroughs, the great lover of nature, came to see us a few days after, and we had a delightful talk with them.
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  • After a few minutes' bustle beside the high bedstead, those who had carried the sick man dispersed.
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  • They danced for a few minutes in comfortable silence, and finally he spoke again.
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  • A few minutes later Dulce and Alex joined them at the table.
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  • Only once afterward in fifteen years was their constant companionship broken for more than a few days at a time.
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  • Boris said a few words to his general, and Count Bennigsen turned to Pierre and proposed that he should ride with him along the line.
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  • In a few minutes the big net was pulled up out of the water.
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  • A few days ago I received a little box of English violets from Lady Meath.
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  • There was no one now between the squadron and the enemy except a few scattered skirmishers.
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  • After a few moments Jonathan answered.
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  • Only a few of them still move, rise, and feebly fly to settle on the enemy's hand, lacking the spirit to die stinging him; the rest are dead and fall as lightly as fish scales.
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  • Carmen read to her from a book for a few minutes until she fell asleep and then turned the light off.
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  • Anna Mikhaylovna, in a few words, told her the contents of the letter, on condition that she should tell no one.
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  • At the foot of the hill lay wasteland over which a few groups of our Cossack scouts were moving.
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  • All he saw about him merged into a general impression of naked, bleeding human bodies that seemed to fill the whole of the low tent, as a few weeks previously, on that hot August day, such bodies had filled the dirty pond beside the Smolensk road.
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  • Felipa stared at the wall, deep in thought for a few minutes.
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  • I just got the message a few minutes ago.
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  • There were leads, but few.
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  • I have a few places picked out already.
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  • Two freed her a few hours later and let her walk around the room.
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  • Very few people ever came that way.
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  • On the same page, Amazon says "Frequently Bought Together" and then lists a few other products.
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  • A few days ago I met Tommy Stringer in the railroad station at Wrentham.
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  • A child with but few sources may keep distinct what he draws from each.
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  • A very few, as heroes, patriots, martyrs, reformers in the great sense, and men, serve the state with their consciences also, and so necessarily resist it for the most part; and they are commonly treated as enemies by it.
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  • A few times she nodded off, but for the most part she was able to stay awake until Alex arrived the next morning with Katie.
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  • The next few days ran together.
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  • In a few days, even the scars would heal.
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  • I spoke to a few people.
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  • This was only a few days ago, when we all lost our magic.
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  • She cried until she was too tired to cry more and drifted into a vision, reliving the few moments she spent with Jilian.
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  • A few of the guests cast curious looks her way, and everyone who looked at her seemed more interested in the plain charm at her chest than in meeting her gaze.
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  • Sprinkled in the assortment of oldies were a few exceptions—two couples both named Dawkins, and Pumpkin Green, a young man taking a break from his cross country hike to California in support of the homeless, or so he claimed.
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  • The mine sits on a few hundred acres old man Dawkins owned.
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  • A few weeks passed by.
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  • A very, very few people, however, were freed from this sustenance lifestyle, either by their fortuitous birth or outstanding ability.
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  • When she was told of the surrender of the brave little people, her face clouded and she was silent a few minutes.
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  • Tell her there are a few bitter drops in every one's cup, and the only way is to take the bitter patiently, and the sweet thankfully.
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  • We are accustomed to say, that the mass of men are unprepared; but improvement is slow, because the few are not materially wiser or better than the many.
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  • A few minutes later crowds of wounded men and stretcher-bearers came back from that direction.
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  • The adjutant galloped to Claparede's division and a few minutes later the Young Guards stationed behind the knoll moved forward.
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  • Countess dear... an officer came to me to ask for a few carts for the wounded.
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  • He had read only a few lines when he turned pale and his eyes opened wide with fear and joy.
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  • And they did indeed get somewhere, though not to their right places; a few eventually even got to their right place, but too late to be of any use and only in time to be fired at.
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  • Others turned over and warmed themselves, now and again exchanging a few words.
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  • For a few seconds they gazed silently into one another's eyes--and what had seemed impossible and remote suddenly became possible, inevitable, and very near.
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  • Carmen remained quiet for a few minutes, allowing him to think about it.
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  • He says it's only a few miles away and we'll be right back.
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  • It seemed like only a few seconds before the uncomfortable feeling became nausea.
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  • He held the cup for a few minutes, his neck growing red.
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  • Then he put a few chunks of carrots and potatoes on the plate.
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  • A few seconds later Alex answered the phone.
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  • Loading it quickly, he watched the skunk from the house for a few minutes.
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  • A few weeks wouldn't mean the difference in paying for college, and she could use the time to relax.
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  • I'll be over there in a few minutes so you can show me what needs to be taken care of while you're gone.
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  • There she lay stunned for a few minutes.
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  • Will you two hold it down for a few minutes?
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  • Why don't you rest here a few minutes and I'll do the serving for once.
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  • If she could only think straight for a few seconds!
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  • A few more days, and even I wouldn't have been able to undo what Wynn did.
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  • One Gabriel doesn't know and probably shouldn't for another few days.
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  • A few days afterward the man came again.
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  • A few said that there was one man in their neighborhood who seemed to have had some sort of good luck.
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  • The land around it was rugged, with only a few fields in the midst of a vast forest.
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  • But you still were working with the biased, anecdotal opinions of a few people not very like you.
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  • Because nanites are so small, they require little in the way of raw materials, just a few molecules here and there.
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  • When few people own land and most people live in cities, it is quite common to have high degrees of hunger in a nation that is exporting food.
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  • It has led us up those last few steps to the mountain pass; and beyond there is a different country.
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  • As I lay in my bed that night, I wept as I hope few children have wept.
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  • I should like much to see it, and to obtain a few copies if possible.
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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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  • I have frequently seen a poet withdraw, having enjoyed the most valuable part of a farm, while the crusty farmer supposed that he had got a few wild apples only.
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  • It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a statue, and so to make a few objects beautiful; but it is far more glorious to carve and paint the very atmosphere and medium through which we look, which morally we can do.
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  • And every few years a new lot is laid down and run over; so that, if some have the pleasure of riding on a rail, others have the misfortune to be ridden upon.
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  • It is not in vain that the farmer remembers and repeats the few Latin words which he has heard.
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  • He looked back laughing to the Cossack who stood a few steps behind him holding two horses by their bridles.
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  • From politeness and to start conversation, they asked him a few questions about the army and the battle, and then the talk went off into merry jests and gossip.
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  • And really he only ran a few steps alone.
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  • At the end of the letter she informed him that in a few days she would return to Petersburg from abroad.
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  • For a few moments all were silent.
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  • The father and mother did not speak of the matter to their son again, but a few days later the countess sent for Sonya and, with a cruelty neither of them expected, reproached her niece for trying to catch Nicholas and for ingratitude.
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  • The approaching riders having descended a decline were no longer visible, but they reappeared a few minutes later.
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  • During the third night the countess kept very quiet for a few minutes, and Natasha rested her head on the arm of her chair and closed her eyes, but opened them again on hearing the bedstead creak.
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  • Making a great effort she did however go to call on them a few weeks after her arrival in Moscow.
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  • "It is he, it is he, Nicholas!" said Countess Mary, re-entering the room a few minutes later.
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  • After flipping through a few channels, Carmen decided to take a long bath.
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  • They admired the new foal and a few other horses.
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  • They talked for a few minutes and then Carmen left to take Destiny to their room.
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  • He worked quietly for a few minutes and then finally turned his attention to Carmen.
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  • Considering the information Katie had just disclosed, it wasn't surprising that he wanted to be in control - or that he had chosen a wife who asked few questions.
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  • A few minutes later they came in and got Destiny to take her for more x-rays.
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  • He said Destiny's fever had broken and if she continued to improve, they would take the tent off her bed in a few days.
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  • It couldn't have been more than a few seconds, but it seemed much longer.
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  • I dated her a few times, but she was way out of my league.
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  • A person could change a lot in a few years, especially when they were that young.
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  • She pondered a few minutes and then smiled.
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  • For a few moments the car hung there, the back half solidly on the ground, the front hanging precariously over the cliff.
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  • Only a few minutes ago she had flaunted death.
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  • There she sat for a few moments, gasping for breath.
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  • The man lifted his hands gently from the trunk, and the rear wheels of the car lifted a few inches from the ground.
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  • After studying the car thoughtfully for a few minutes, he confidently assumed authority.
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  • She paused for no more than a few moments, but apparently Giddon hadn't heard.
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  • I've received too much sympathy in the last few weeks.
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  • A few minutes later he walked down the hallway.
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  • The top was clean except for accessories and a few letters standing upright in a sorter.
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  • She left him only a few months after they were married.
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  • Here, why don't you sit down on this chair while I look you over and ask a few questions.
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  • Closing her eyes for a few precious moments, she breathed deeply and let her breath out in a long, relaxing sigh.
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  • The few freckles she had were magnified, but the dark circles under her eyes were a surprise.
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  • After a few moments, he glanced up at her.
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  • All right, I'll throw a few things together and stow them in your car before I leave.
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  • Maybe she should accept a few dates now and then.
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  • He gnawed on the inside of his mouth, studying her for a few moments.
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  • After a few minutes, he reached over to change it.
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  • He was silent for a few moments and she thought he was listening to the radio.
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  • Maybe later - a few years from now.
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  • Adrienne expected a sharp response from Mr. Marsh, but he only regarded his wife thoughtfully for a few moments.
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  • A few weeks ago we were only friends, and now...
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  • Well, it's only been a few weeks since we confessed.
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  • It'll make things tough, but it's only a few months.
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  • With planning and diligence, his business would be on its feet in a few years and she would be working in the pediatric ward at the hospital.
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  • In the last few weeks she had allowed herself to be distracted.
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  • He grabbed a few things from a dresser drawer.
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  • Get a few things together.
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  • A few years from now, he'll be regretting this.
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  • Over the next few days she thought about the job several times with mixed feelings.
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  • Anyways, yer only a few months older than me.
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  • We found a family massacred a few days ago.
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  • I scouted for the army a few years.
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  • It didn't take long to fill a few plates with pancakes.
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  • In a few more days they would all part company anyway.
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  • He watched her for a few minutes while she crawled under the wagon and pulled her blanket around her shoulders, and then he walked away.
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  • Fritz kept watching her and Royce even snickered a few times.
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  • She watched them talk for a few minutes.
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  • Now, with only a few hours sleep, he was walking while she rode.
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  • Within a few minutes Fritz and Davis also joined them.
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  • The two men talked for a few minutes and then one rider turned his bay horse toward the wagons.
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  • There is nothing so terrible that a few words from the Padre can't mend.
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  • Darcie leaned back in the seat and watched Cassie reflectively for a few minutes.
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  • A few people acknowledged Cassie, and glanced curiously at Darcie.
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  • A few months ago she wouldn't have realized that forgiving her father was important to her marriage – but then, a few months ago she didn't know Chauncey.
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  • A few months ago she didn't know the true meaning of love.
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  • A lot had happened in the last few months.
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  • The line was silent for a few moments and then Mary let loose with a heavy sigh.
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  • The house was furnished, so she didn't have much to move – just a few pieces of her parent's furniture and some summer clothes.
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  • I have my things ready... but I have a few questions first.
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  • Last night she had noticed a few clothes in a hamper in the laundry room.
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  • He watched her intently for a few moments longer and then turned his attention to his food.
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  • She called to him as he hunkered down beside a rose bush with a few brown leaves clinging to it.
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  • He jabbed at the fire a few times.
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  • Cynthia leaned over as they drew near one and tried to pet it, but the cow moved away a few steps and began grazing again.
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  • I started with a few select cows and a good bull.
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  • So far, deer and rabbits are easier for a few wolves to pull down than a healthy cow, but if the pack gets too big they may go after cattle.
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  • If you'd like, I'll bring a few home sometime.
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  • It could only have been in the last few weeks since the weather had turned warm.
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  • He took a few steps and then paused, glancing back at her.
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  • Mary contemplated her soberly for a few moments and then spoke gently.
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  • I hired her as a housekeeper a few months ago.
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  • If you'll think back, my message was that spending a few nights together wasn't a good reason to get married.
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  • Few cases met fell within our criteria.
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  • I figured these abductions mirror some old case, and then there's a time break of a few years, like he was away.
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  • See you in a few.
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  • Somewhere a few blocks away, an ambulance wailed.
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  • She had to make it only a few more days.
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  • This time, the few drops quelled the hunger and her distress.
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  • "Now there's a way to lose a few pounds," Cynthia said, motioning outside toward the entrants as Dean returned to their table with a plate of seconds.
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  • I had let so much gas out of my balloon that I could not rise again, and in a few minutes the earth closed over my head.
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  • "Run for the river!" shouted the Wizard, and Jim quickly freed himself from his unseen tormenters by a few vicious kicks and then obeyed.
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  • "Those wooden things are impossible to hurt," he said, "and all the damage Jim has done to them is to knock a few splinters from their noses and ears.
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  • In a few minutes they had forgotten about the birds.
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  • Give me a few common tools and some food, and I will do well enough, said the sailor.
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  • Be they many or few, you may have all for three pieces of silver.
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  • The Renaissance artists and thinkers had very few tools: pen and paper, paint and canvas, marble and chisel, and a few more.
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  • Science's progress over the past few hundred years has been determined mainly by the relatively slow speed at which we were able to collect data.
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  • After a few minutes more, you decide this really isn't the suit for you.
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  • Of the twenty thousand sales he has made in his career, he probably remembers a few hundred distinctly and a few thousand vaguely.
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  • A few years later, with the United States again at war, most of its top medical minds were engaged in the war effort.
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  • Some years ago, a few people taking Wellbutrin reported that their cravings for cigarettes diminished.
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  • Highly specialized experts are a few keystrokes away and can be hired for just a few minutes or hours at a time.
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  • This is one of the few areas in which government taxation actually leads to a more efficient outcome.
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  • In a few years, the money is gone and they are worse off than before.
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  • I know it sounds all futuristic and expensive now, but what if this technology falls to just a few dollars per acre?
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  • A few airline flights went non-smoking.
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  • Few know what joy it is to feel the roses pressing softly into the hand, or the beautiful motion of the lilies as they sway in the morning breeze.
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  • A few weeks later her style is more nearly correct and freer in movement.
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  • Only a few of my kind friends in Boston know anything about the library.
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  • She had taken a few piano lessons at the Perkins Institution.
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  • The morning wind forever blows, the poem of creation is uninterrupted; but few are the ears that hear it.
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  • I think that there are very few important communications made through it.
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  • Witness the present Mexican war, the work of comparatively a few individuals using the standing government as their tool; for, in the outset, the people would not have consented to this measure.
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  • After a few more turns of the lathe he removed his foot from the pedal, wiped his chisel, dropped it into a leather pouch attached to the lathe, and, approaching the table, summoned his daughter.
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  • Kutuzov walked through the ranks, sometimes stopping to say a few friendly words to officers he had known in the Turkish war, sometimes also to the soldiers.
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  • Kutuzov's face as he stood in the open doorway remained perfectly immobile for a few moments.
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  • He did not know whom to answer, and for a few seconds collected his thoughts.
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  • The Tsar called the colonel of the regiment and said a few words to him.
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  • A few minutes later Mademoiselle Bourienne came into Princess Mary's room smiling and making cheerful remarks in her agreeable voice.
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  • In a few months the year will be up.
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  • There was talk of his intrigues with some of the ladies, and he flirted with a few of them at the balls.
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  • Anatole went out of the room and returned a few minutes later wearing a fur coat girt with a silver belt, and a sable cap jauntily set on one side and very becoming to his handsome face.
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  • A few minutes later it reappeared brighter still from behind the top of the cloud, tearing its edge.
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  • A few intimate friends were dining with the Rostovs that day, as usual on Sundays.
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  • That's not right! cried the prince, and himself pushed it a few inches from the corner and then closer in again.
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  • The peasants were ruined; some of them too had gone to Bogucharovo, only a few remained.
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  • "No, I think the sale will come off in a few days," said someone.
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  • Natasha moved a few steps forward and stopped shyly, still holding her handkerchief, and listened to what the housekeeper was saying.
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  • One shot struck a French soldier's foot, and from behind the screens came the strange sound of a few voices shouting.
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  • A few instants after the echo of the reports resounding over the stone- built Kremlin had died away the French heard a strange sound above their head.
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  • After a few words about Princess Mary and her late father, whom Malvintseva had evidently not liked, and having asked what Nicholas knew of Prince Andrew, who also was evidently no favorite of hers, the important old lady dismissed Nicholas after repeating her invitation to come to see her.
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  • They advanced the few hundred paces that separated the bridge from the Kaluga road, taking more than an hour to do so, and came out upon the square where the streets of the Transmoskva ward and the Kaluga road converge, and the prisoners jammed close together had to stand for some hours at that crossway.
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  • The Emperor intended to join the army personally in a few days' time.
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  • A few minutes later the footman returned with Dessalles, who brought word from the princess that she would be very glad to see Pierre if he would excuse her want of ceremony and come upstairs to her apartment.
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  • The count and countess will be here in a few days.
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  • Pierre was shown into the large, brightly lit dining room; a few minutes later he heard footsteps and Princess Mary entered with Natasha.
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  • A few days previously Pierre had decided to go to Petersburg on the Friday.
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  • A few days later he fell ill and took to his bed.
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  • Nicholas went out into the porch to question him, and immediately after the elder had given a few replies the sound of cries and blows were heard.
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  • He took this as a sign of approval and a confirmation of his thoughts, and after a few minutes' reflection continued to think aloud.
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  • I spent enough time out here a few years ago.
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  • Over the next couple of weeks, Cynthia made a few visits to town, once taking in a movie before she returned.
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  • A few minutes wouldn't hurt, and then he would be sound asleep.
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  • A few more minutes - let him get completely relaxed.
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  • In a few more weeks she could make a routine visit to the doctor.
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  • He glanced at her sharply and regarded her thoughtfully for a few moments.
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  • No, but there's nothing odd about a Tom cat wandering off for a few days.
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  • People should get married because they want to spend the rest of their lives together, not because they've already shared a few nights.
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  • Mary was silent again for a few moments and when she spoke it was in a controlled voice.
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  • They rode in silence for a few minutes and finally he looked up.
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  • I think you're one of the few people who would truly appreciate it.
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  • I was hoping I was simply a few weeks late, but it's been over three now and then this started.
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  • They were both silent for a few moments, remembering that emotion packed morning - and another one.
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  • If you wanted to marry me, why did you tell me you only wanted to spend a few nights with me?
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  • You said marriage was for people who wanted to spend a lifetime together, not a few nights.
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  • Both of us were new to New York City, and had few or no friends.
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  • While Martha is my kindred spirit, Quinn and I always got along fairly well the few times we're all gotten together.
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  • He was staying in less splendid quarters a few blocks away.
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  • Howie bounded out of the car and crossed to the newer side of the street where he had a better view of the few older buildings that remained.
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  • He tried to speak but it took a few moments before the words were understandable.
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  • It seemed to me we were all on edge, especially Howie who, aside from a smile and a few words, stayed out of our limited conversations.
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  • A few hours later, Quinn would set the power source to the time and location, not informing Howie.
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  • Betsy and I were more shocked at the buried animosity that the other three must have witnessed over the past few weeks.
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  • The street he was on looked as it had on the television he said, but the houses were absent numbers so it took him a few moments to locate the correct place.
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  • As soon as the mother entered the house, he pocketed the phone, scaled the fence at a low corner, crossed to the surprised boy in a few steps, and placed a rag over his face.
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  • We trudged through the next few weeks marginally well though the schedule was exhausting to all and, in spite of our efforts, our other lives were suffering.
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  • It came from Boston, a few hundred miles away; sort of like the tip you just made.
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  • Yes. Quite a few.
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  • You're a private citizen in a few days.
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  • We splurged for a motel room in Peabody, a few miles from the LeBlanc's home.
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  • I asked after a few deep breaths.
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  • A few moments passed before he told me to go ahead.
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  • I've spoken with Cooms, a few times.
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  • One person has the so called ability, with support from a few others.
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  • Life has few guarantees, sir.
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  • I'd love to be just a mom, at least the first few years.
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  • Each of us nervously cut ties with our past by giving notice, making moving plans and advising our few friends and relatives.
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  • Few of our cases were cut and dried.
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  • I've staffed it with an ex San Francisco detective and a few other retired experts.
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  • Maybe. But Youngblood was missing quite a few days.
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  • Perhaps I should shed a few pounds.
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  • We yacked the usual inanities for a few minutes until Howie excused himself to use the bathroom.
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  • God, don't you remember those first few weekends?
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  • There are a few older cases that bear similarities to these kidnapping- murders.
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  • The few times Howie was out of ear shot, the rest of us gossiped about his love life like back fence crones but failed to reach a consensus.
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  • Only a few flying saucer advocates spoke from the fringes with a positive slant.
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  • The tip covers only a few minutes, like she has to leave quickly, even though there must be more to be learned if she stayed.
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  • The few people I've met who knew me back then say I'm a different person.
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  • A few bold pigeons strolled by, looking for a handout but they waddled on down the path.
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  • Brenda was given a few days off and the dust settled.
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  • Ask a few questions; I'll see if there are any I can answer.
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  • Maybe not on your own for a few years but you'd be welcomed to help with her while I do my house work.
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  • "We've had an incident a few hours ago," he said, with a tremor in his voice.
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  • I considered telling her the tipster was ill and out of service for a few days but common sense dictated that doing so might encourage someone to commit a crime in the tipster's absence.
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  • I'm not that person but I'm close enough to know a few things about her.
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  • I drove the few miles to Howie's home feeling as guilty as a cheating husband for leaving Betsy alone and uninformed.
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  • I couldn't block out of my mind, my wife's statement a few days ago; think of all the children who he could be saving.
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  • In a few moments I heard a gruff male voice ask, "Is this the swami?"
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  • A few hours ago, my wife was calling Molly's mother Julie a bitch, now, with a quickly appointed kinship, she was her assigned sister!
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  • He then left for Boston and a flight that would arrive a few hours after Julie's.
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  • When I made a face, she said, "It gets better after you've had a few."
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  • You were singing a different song a few hours ago?
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  • It won't be long now; just a few more details to check.
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  • While Martha was on the phone trying to get our air conditioning system checked, I had a few moments alone with my wife.
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  • Can you spare a few days get together?
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  • I'd say you have few choices; get protection, get a gun or head for the hills.
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  • I cleaned up a few paper details and left the office for home, driving around town the long way, just to clear my head.
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  • School, which will begin tomorrow, is only a few days from summer recess.
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  • Whenever we needed a few moments alone, a dog walk was suggested and eagerly accepted.
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  • No; just trying to understand a few things.
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  • Later. Now, just help me out and answer a few questions.
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  • And busted a few ribs.
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  • I passed out for a few minutes, I guess, and then I thought I was alone so I started crawling toward the door.
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  • Now, I got a few more questions.
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  • Well, your pal leaves for a few days and turns off the power.
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  • The events of the last few days coupled with the dread of the unknown future were taking their toll.
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  • I should be leaving for the police station in a few minutes.
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  • It might make me a few minutes late meeting with Jackson but all the more time for Brennan to speak with him first.
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  • I thanked him and drove the last few miles to my house, more sedately than earlier.
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  • The two spoke for only a few minutes, in the privacy of the kitchen.
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  • Finally, she was able to inject a few words.
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  • He even offered to mind Bumpus for a few days after I requested a recommendation for a kennel.
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  • This one guy, I was his cell mate for a few months about the middle of my stretch; he was plain different.
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  • A few of the gents nodded off but the pastor would quickly bring them back we a raised voice and a fist pound, prompting a hearty Amen.
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  • He pretended he needed time to make a few more phone calls but I could see he was disappointed by the delay.
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  • There was no brief respite, no few days of safety; John Luke Grasso was here in our back yard!
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  • Pual followed a few steps behind.
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  • I just have a few questions...
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  • All the states in the deep south and a few up north; Michigan, Pennsylvania and Indiana.
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  • Only Quinn's notes, a few articles of discarded clothing and the recorder remained.
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  • Fingers and thumbs were struck constantly and after a few hours I was the first to fall.
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  • In a few months, she will be joined by a sibling.
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  • Sitting, she gave up on the jammed seatbelt after a few useless tugs.
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  • In all their years together, they'd never been out of communication more than a few days.
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  • He'd messed around with Jenn only a few hours earlier and already felt the need to unwind again.
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  • He leaned against the wall a few feet from her, arms crossed and cold blue eyes on her.
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  • I've been studying culinary arts for a few years and recently decided to branch out on my own.
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  • Part of her accepted his explanations after what she'd experienced the past few days.
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  • His gaze lingered before he strode towards his bedroom, determined to get a few hours of sleep.
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  • Have Jenn twist a few arms for details and to validate the intercepts.
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  • We need to dust off a few ops plans for this weekend.
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  • Yeah, quite a few.
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  • He returned after a few minutes and sat across from her.
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  • Jenn returned after a few minutes, her gaze softening.
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  • His eyes were wiser, his face firmer with few signs of the troubled youth she remembered.
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  • After a few solid hours of sleep, his sense of center was back, his mind clear.
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  • He messed with it for a few minutes then reassembled it and placed it on the table.
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  • Got there a few hours ago.
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  • Every few years, he had to move anyway; they all did, for security reasons.
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  • Dusty didn't know if a few months of Darian having his own mind back were enough to erase thousands of years under the control of another.
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  • You need to learn a few more things on your own.
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  • She was supposed to meet him in a few hours.
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  • A few minutes later, she sat in the living room, granola bar clenched between her teeth while she tied her shoes.
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  • Jonny turned and walked away, disappearing after a few steps.
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  • Tomorrow is the one-year anniversary of our father's death, and we made a pact a few months ago to go there every year at the same time.
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  • You know what I've been doing for the past few months?
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  • I leave for a few days and you blow up Florida.
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  • She's discovered quite a few annoying little powers of her own while you were gone.
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  • He watched her go, suspecting he'd missed more than he thought during the few months he spent with Jule in Europe.
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  • Jule grunted at the first few blows that fell harder than any mortal could strike.
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  • Jule's opponent was standing in her headlights, staring at her, while Jule's body rolled to a stop a few feet away.
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  • Jule had moved and collapsed in a heap a few feet away.
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  • That type of heartache is rough, but I came to peace with it and was pretty happy with my expulsion, until a few days ago.
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  • There were few things in life she was certain about, and one of them was that she'd felt safer with Jule during their short time together than she ever did with her father.
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  • My daughter, Yully, has had a trying few days.
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  • I'd known him for a few years, even if it was only in passing.
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  • There are few of us.
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  • The girl visited the town nearly every weekend, and her father accompanied her once every few weeks.
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  • The past few days had turned her beliefs on end.
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  • Being surrounded by vamps all day and night made her crazy with the need to kill a few.
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  • She punched slowly a few times until she was certain she'd corrected her punch.
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  • "I'm glad I tried to turn you into a rock a few days ago," she replied.
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  • "I need your man for a few minutes," Damian said.
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  • His phone rang, and he answered, expecting the woman to return his call with a few dozen apologies.
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  • I'm out of ideas for dealing with my traitor issue, unless Dusty can send a few spies my way.
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  • They'd had a falling out a few hundred years before and hadn't spoken since.
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  • You'd think after oh, a few thousand years, you'd remember, Jule.
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  • Jilian and a few other vamps were down the hall and turned as the stone wall caved.
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  • Damian gritted his teeth, remembering how tempted he'd been by the same ruse a few nights before.
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  • He'd approved all their purchases and talked them out of a few bad ones during the morning.
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  • In a few minutes, they were strolling through the mall once more.
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  • I, uh, made a deal with Darkyn a few days ago for him to remove my brain tumor.
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  • He stood a few meters away, hands clasped behind his back.
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  • She waited another few seconds for a catch before letting herself believe him.
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  • As if sensing she'd noticed, he straightened and moved away, breaking contact to stand a few feet away.
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  • She'd packed her favorite clothes to take with her to Wynn's a few days before she ended up in Hell.
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  • She wished she'd realized that a few days earlier, before it was too late to matter.
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  • I've been trying to figure him out for the past few days and have no clue.
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  • "You're going to need some serious physical therapy," Wynn said and took a few notes.
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  • The sixty days came and went but Janet never returned, leaving jail, a few more bad checks, and Colorado for parts unknown.
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  • The domestic readjustment stay was for "at least the next few weeks."
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  • She pointed to the few remaining breakfast dishes.
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  • Dean grabbed the near-empty plate, salvaging the few remaining morsels while Pumpkin was searching for more empty pockets to fill as he rose to leave.
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  • There were a few turns—three at least.
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  • But the brief exercise failed to dispel the glumness for more than a few moments.
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  • She was silent for a few moments and he thought the conversation was over.
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  • Pumpkin Green returned while Dean was killing the few minutes before he left.
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  • The sheriff's office was located only a few blocks east of Bird Song, behind the County Court House, where Fred O'Connor would report for jury duty the following Tuesday.
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  • Whatever the old man said, it elevated Cynthia's mood a few notches on the normalcy meter.
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  • He quickly agreed and the two strolled, for the first time since Christmas, to St. Daniel's Catholic Church, a few blocks away.
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  • There was only a few of them, see.
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  • Ridgway, a few more miles away from the backdrop of mountains, provided a spectacular view.
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  • The land went to his wife but then she died a few years later.
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  • Cynthia, trailing a few steps behind, bumped into him as they stopped and stared at the gaping opening.
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  • A few feet further, in a dry grotto scooped out from the main walkway, something glinted in Dean's flashlight.
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  • While they had made no effort to be quiet, they now moved forward with caution, pausing every few steps to listen.
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  • Grabbing a camera, he hopped out into the fury of the storm, "for a few quick lightning shots."
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  • After receiving their thanks, he took off at a jog, anxious, he said, to catch a few more post-storm shots as the sun emerged.
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  • Another woman, a very tall blond, stood a few paces back, a smile on her face, watching the old man.
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  • While Cynthia took her shower, Dean made a few phone calls, asking for Ms. Dawkins, but after a dozen tries, he came up empty.
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  • Dean reached in his pocket as he was undressing for bed a few hours later.
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  • We've got a few thousand kids in real danger of immediate, physical harm.
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  • With the DNA you could tell whose finger it was, if you happened to have the rest of the guy's body or a few squirts of his liquids.
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  • If they were unsecured for a few days anyone could have pinched them.
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  • It would get you a few votes for sheriff, I bet.
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  • Let the boys fight over the few stocks and bonds Paul left, but I want to keep his fantasy.
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  • Driving was out of the question as the mid-morning parade, scheduled to begin in a few minutes, was forming on Main Street, which was now closed to traffic.
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  • One of the fire trucks, a few positions ahead of Dean, periodically let go with a squirt to the screech and scream of the victims.
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  • They crossed Canyon Creek and the site of an avalanche a few years earlier, now evidenced by the rubble of broken, twisted trees and displaced earth.
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  • I have few opportunities like this and the season is so short.
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  • They huffed their way, with Jennifer laughingly stopping to catch her breath every few steps.
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  • They waited, and after a few seconds there was the distinct sound of movement above them.
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  • A few moments later, Dickinson Faust stepped into sight.
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  • They'd traveled several hundred yards when Dean saw it, nearly covered by brush and invisible from all but a few feet away.
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  • The slope dropped at a precarious angle, impossible to maneuver unsecured, only a few degrees from the perpendicular.
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  • He stumbled the last few steps onto the road and into a glare of lights and buzz of activity.
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  • She hugged him again but after a few moments he pulled back.
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  • But cogent thoughts were few and he began to feel like an empty-nested squirrel facing a long, tough winter.
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  • After a few words of greeting, each candidate was directed to stand on either side of the raised platform.
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  • Speeding on our highways— Mr. Dean knows about that first-hand—my competent deputy arrested him for doing just that a few days ago.
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  • She limped a few steps forward.
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  • Time was when this area's families spent their lives here, from birth to death with the soil providing their sustenance and the earth the riches, at least for a few.
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  • Back on the pavement, Dean pedaled past Tom, a well-known wild turkey who'd in past months adopted a location on the highway from which he never seemed to stray more than a few hundred yards.
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  • "I thought you might be looking for a few votes," said Harold as Charlie slowly folded his newspaper and lifted his coffee cup.
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  • He pulled at Fitzgerald's arm and tugged him a few feet away.
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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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  • The Dexter Creek Road departed from the highway a few miles north of town and climbed sharply up the eastern escarpment of the valley.
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  • The gravel road led past a small subdivision, then a few individual houses and small but beautiful Lake Lenoir, before climbing into the open and leading to a beautiful panorama of the Uncompahgre Valley and the snow-capped mountains to the west.
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  • The guy scares me and believe me, there are damn few guys who do that!
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  • By the time Dean strolled by a few moments later, red-faced Fitzgerald was getting an ear full from a half dozen tourists and an elderly local, known for his unwavering opinions and surly disposition.
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  • I gave them a few dollars for the land they've been fighting over.
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  • She flipped a few strands of her blond hair back in place.
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  • You could probably fix a date within a few years at least.
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  • I just took a few gut punches, that's all.
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  • Bird Song switched a few guest, baked a few goodies, cleaned a few toilets and made a few beds, all with a been-there, done-that regularity.
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  • Between bites, Martha regaled the few late rising guests that lingered around the dining room with stories of her adventure and the bus window sights she'd visited.
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  • Dean's feelings were mixed about Pumpkin's visit but on the plus side, there were a few more bucks in Bird Song's bank account.
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  • Fitzgerald still had not reported to Denver but it was now thought he'd taken a few days of leave to sort things out.
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  • Finally things calmed down enough to give Dean and his wife a few minutes of free time.
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  • They were quiet for a few moments.
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  • There was a lot about some guy from here who turned up missing fishing over on the Gunnison River, but they just stopped mentioning it after a few weeks.
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  • Dean took a deep breath and crept a few tentative steps into the darkness.
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  • Aunt Helen died a few years later.
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  • "Take a few deep breaths," he said as he took the gun from her hand and slipped it into her holster.
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  • While he grumbled for a few days, he was far too busy as Dean's election chairman.
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  • She was saying a few pushy things I took exception to, and then she grabbed my arm for emphasis.
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  • Seeing the bet, he decided he wanted to stick around long enough to observe a few more events in the women's futures.
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  • Wynn entered and stopped a few steps into the room, not expecting what was before him.
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  • As she watched Cora, Deidre began to think she'd missed a lot over the past few months despite trying to pay attention to the human world.
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  • As a deity, she had few real emotions.
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  • "Deidre," Cora called from a few feet in front of her.
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  • There were a few people in the store.
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  • She hadn't heard the demon drop from the top of the building to land a few feet behind her.
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  • "Fifty four dead demons, three hundred dead mortals," Landon reported after a few minutes.
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  • In the course of a few months, the old understanding between Immortals and demons – that humans were off-limits – crashed to the ground.
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  • Amused, he dropped the sweater into the bag, grabbed a few more and a pair jeans.
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  • I was going to die in a few days.
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  • Harmony and a few others.
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  • "Bad. Those who support you are few and are being driven into the Everdark forest," Tymkyn replied.
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  • He did a few days ago.
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  • It'll take a few seconds only.
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  • She stopped and gazed around, spotting a small dirt trail a few feet away.
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  • Maybe Darkyn is still pissed at me for breaking into Hell to rescue our friends a few months ago.
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  • It was his secret power, the one few others knew about.
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  • She watched it for a few seconds, entranced by the movement.
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  • A few floated away until caught by another current while others settled nearby.
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  • Dropping the last few feet to the ground, she regained her balance.
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  • Gabriel could move forward, try to win over the woman who seemed much more interested in him than she had a few days ago, before her deal with the Dark One.
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  • Three in the past few months?
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  • A few seconds later, Deidre's blond head bobbed to the surface.
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  • She was a few feet into the lake, coughing and sputtering.
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  • The events he spoke of occurred just a few months before, when Darkyn was attacking the Immortals and before Rhyn took over the Council That Was Seven.
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  • Until you took my soul a few months ago, I was there because I loved you and for no other reason.
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  • The human lived here for a few years with a boyfriend that one of Darkyn's demons killed.
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  • He had no idea what she'd been through the past few days at the hands of Darkyn.
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  • He took her arm with one of the hands that had explored every part of her body – or the body he thought was hers - not even a few hours before.
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  • His eyes went back to the girl who had been human just a few days ago.
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  • He was nothing like the deities who didn't mind sacrificing a few humans to get what they wanted.
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  • He released her, and she gave another curtsy then took a few steps back.
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  • Josh's sister had made a few comments to indicate that she thought Josh might have ended his life purposely because he still loved Carmen.
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  • If you're not going to be around more than a few hours, it couldn't be that important to you.
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  • Destiny had finally reached the point that she would tolerate being held by Lori, but after a few minutes she was ready to get down or go to Alex, Carmen or Jonathan.
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  • A few minutes later he returned.
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  • Carmen lay still for a few minutes, soaking up the body heat from Alex.
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  • I'll get Bill and a few guys.
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