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  • I think I shall find them helpful.

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  • I find it hard to believe you wouldn't help him if you could.

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  • Lisa glanced up to find Giddon watching them thoughtfully.

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  • The enemy will find it out.

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  • I'll send it off to find out.

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  • And as with ignorance, we may already have much of the data we need to find solutions.

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  • Her parents are very anxious indeed to find a teacher for her.

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  • Dulce watches you and tries to find things you do wrong.

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  • How in the world do the papers find out everything, I wonder.

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  • You will find them useful.

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  • Where did you find him?

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  • A man will not need to study history to find out what is best for his own culture.

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  • Will you go with me and find Viney?

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  • Some women actually find controlling men irresistible.

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  • Why, I find it hard to understand them sometimes when they spell on their fingers.

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  • There you will find the adjutant on duty, said the official.

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  • Suddenly they looked up to find the room filled with the silent, solemn-eyed Mangaboos.

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  • How did you know where to find me?

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  • I find even the smallest child excellent company, and I am glad to say that children usually like me.

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  • In the morning she opened her eyes to find Destiny's face only inches away from hers.

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  • I'll introduce you when I find her.

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  • Find all the old men that live on the mountains or in the flat country around, and command them to appear before me one week from to-day.

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  • He hurried to find the family of that civil servant in order to restore the daughter to her mother and go to save someone else.

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  • When she referred to our conversation again, it was to ask, "Why did not Jesus go away, so that His enemies could not find Him?"

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  • "Yes. I couldn't find a better friend than Alex, could I?" she said.

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  • Even now I cannot find it in my heart to condemn them utterly.

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  • In the eradication of smallpox, as in the near-elimination of polio, I find both fascinating lessons of history and enormous reason for hope.

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  • If you mention his name to Alex, you'll find out why she feels that way.

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  • I find they almost always answer.

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  • Even those who seem for a long while not to have any, if you inquire more narrowly you will find have some stored in somebody's barn.

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  • Either he would give her due respect or he could find another sitter.

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  • He was trying to find incriminating evidence on Yancey.

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  • The deaf and the blind find it very difficult to acquire the amenities of conversation.

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  • He did not even trouble to find out where Denisov had gone.

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  • I can find you a Newfoundland dog that will do as much.

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  • She wanted to find, and still seeks, some secret motive in our actions.

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  • If they wanted what he and Carmen had, why didn't they go out and find it?

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  • "Yes; but it's lots of fun, if it IS strange," remarked the small voice of the kitten, and Dorothy turned to find her pet walking in the air a foot or so away from the edge of the roof.

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  • There, too, after a fit of temper, I went to find comfort and to hide my hot face in the cool leaves and grass.

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  • Although I try very hard not to force issues, I find it very difficult to avoid them.

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  • Answer me these questions, and then perhaps I may look at your bawbles and find them ornamental.

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  • The moon will not sour milk nor taint meat of mine, nor will the sun injure my furniture or fade my carpet; and if he is sometimes too warm a friend, I find it still better economy to retreat behind some curtain which nature has provided, than to add a single item to the details of housekeeping.

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  • "Yes, go and find out!" shouted the angry gentleman.

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  • The dama-fruit is the most delicious thing that grows, and when it makes us invisible the bears cannot find us to eat us up.

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  • When the ancients could not find these solutions, it was not for a lack of intelligence but for a lack of technology.

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  • Their aim, he said, was nothing less than "the lifting, from the backs and from the hearts of men, of their burden of arms and of fears, so that they may find before them a golden age of freedom and of peace."

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  • Let the noon find thee by other lakes, and the night overtake thee everywhere at home.

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  • Perhaps God will help me to find a way to prepare him!...

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  • Wait till tomorrow morning, we'll find out everything tomorrow.

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  • He turned to find Jonathan grinning up at him.

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  • She turned to find Alex smiling down at her.

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  • Dorothy was surprised to find how patient the people were, for her own little heart was beating rapidly with excitement.

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  • Up until now, we have thought of the Internet as a place to store information, and we have depended upon search engines to help us find it.

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  • We don't find ourselves endlessly returning to their work again and again.

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  • She hesitated, wanting to find a way home, but not wanting to ask any more favors of him.

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  • Others in that heat and crush racked their brains to find some thought and hastened to utter it.

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  • To be sure, I take the keenest interest in everything that concerns those who surround me; it is this very interest which makes it so difficult for me to carry on a conversation with some people who will not talk or say what they think, but I should not be sorry to find more friends ready to talk with me now and then about the wonderful things I read.

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  • Many people have thought that any attempt to find the principles in her method would be nothing but a later theory superimposed on Miss Sullivan's work.

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  • He evidently tried to find something to say, but failed.

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  • How did they all find place in her?

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  • If Connie didn't tell Allen where to find her, who did?

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  • "That is what we are trying to find out," remarked the Scarecrow.

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  • Then he looked up to find the nest from which they had fallen.

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  • How could he find out?

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  • He groped around in the dim light, but could not find any way of escape.

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  • No more trying to retrace your steps to find your car keys; you can see where you left them by checking your GPS system records.

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  • Now they could find what really satisfies them and do that.

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  • So, far from reaching that point the pessimists foretold—where we have exhausted the meager resources of earth and find ourselves dwindling away—something entirely different is happening.

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  • When we were fortunate enough to find a nest I never allowed her to carry the eggs home, making her understand by emphatic signs that she might fall and break them.

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  • It gratifies me very much to find that you remember me so kindly.

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  • He waited for the first pause in the conversation, and then with a distressed face left the room to find Sonya.

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  • Carmen followed her gaze and was surprised to find Señor Medena standing in the doorway.

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  • "We'll eat all we can find of them," said another.

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  • Social structures will change, and the purpose of education will be to learn to reason and find one's passion.

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  • Pierre came early so as to find them alone.

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  • Pierre began feeling in his pockets for the papers, but could not find them.

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  • The next morning we were astonished to find that she remembered all of them, and recognized every one she had met the night before.

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  • WE MAKE A SORT OF GAME OF IT and try to see who can find the words most quickly, Helen with her fingers, or I with my eyes, and she learns as many new words as I can explain with the help of those she knows.

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  • Let us lead them during the first years to find their greatest pleasure in Nature.

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  • It very often happened that in a moment of irritation husband and wife would have a dispute, but long afterwards Pierre to his surprise and delight would find in his wife's ideas and actions the very thought against which she had argued, but divested of everything superfluous that in the excitement of the dispute he had added when expressing his opinion.

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  • Undoubtedly some relation exists between all who live contemporaneously, and so it is possible to find some connection between the intellectual activity of men and their historical movements, just as such a connection may be found between the movements of humanity and commerce, handicraft, gardening, or anything else you please.

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  • Having restored the condition of time under which all events occur, we find that a command is executed only when it is related to a corresponding series of events.

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  • Some day maybe I will find someone like Alex.

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  • She glanced up to find him watching her with masked emotion.

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  • I know you well enough to know you would have to find out – no matter what the risk.

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  • He wasn't trying to find out anything to protect her.

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  • But I wish we could find a way to get to the ground.

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  • He put his hand in his pocket, and was surprised to find the gold pieces wrapped in his mother's letter.

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  • "May a poor traveler find rest and shelter here for the night?" he asked.

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  • I am going to find such a way if I can.

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  • The salesperson offers, "I find that my customers who buy this suit almost always get wingtips."

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  • You will find that you probably really did want a pogo stick.

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  • Expect solutions in the future to come from countries you couldn't find on a map today.

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  • I find this very easy to accept.

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  • For a long time I was still--I was not thinking of the beads in my lap, but trying to find a meaning for "love" in the light of this new idea.

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  • How did doctor know where to find baby?

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  • All were surprised to find that he was not with them.

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  • Every day I find out something which makes me glad.

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  • If Miss Keller is fond of language and not interested especially in mathematics, it is not surprising to find Miss Sullivan's interests very similar.

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  • Sometime, somewhere, somehow we shall find that which we seek.

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  • But as she was not able to find her copy, and applications for the volume at bookstores in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Albany, and other places resulted only in failure, search was instituted for the author herself.

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  • He had got to find him out as you did.

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  • Making another hole directly over it with an ice chisel which I had, and cutting down the longest birch which I could find in the neighborhood with my knife, I made a slip-noose, which I attached to its end, and, letting it down carefully, passed it over the knob of the handle, and drew it by a line along the birch, and so pulled the axe out again.

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  • That same night, having taken leave of the Minister of War, Bolkonski set off to rejoin the army, not knowing where he would find it and fearing to be captured by the French on the way to Krems.

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  • He did not find Prince Andrew in Olmutz that day, but the appearance of the town where the headquarters and the diplomatic corps were stationed and the two Emperors were living with their suites, households, and courts only strengthened his desire to belong to that higher world.

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  • You won't find a better opportunity.

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  • Anatole Kuragin, whom Prince Andrew had hoped to find with the army, was not there.

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  • And since it had to be so, Nicholas Rostov, as was natural to him, felt contented with the life he led in the regiment and was able to find pleasure in that life.

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  • Rostov and Ilyin hastened to find a corner where they could change into dry clothes without offending Mary Hendrikhovna's modesty.

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  • He had asked Pierre to find out whether he would be accepted in the hussars.

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  • He made a mumbling sound in confirmation of this, took her hand, and began pressing it to different parts of his breast as if trying to find the right place for it.

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  • "Sire, I expected nothing less than to find you at the gates of Moscow," replied de Beausset.

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  • Pierre did not find his groom and rode along the hollow with the adjutant to Raevski's Redoubt.

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  • Pierre again went up onto the knoll where he had spent over an hour, and of that family circle which had received him as a member he did not find a single one.

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  • "Ride over to Prince Peter Ivanovich and find out about it exactly," he said to one of his adjutants, and then turned to the Duke of Wurttemberg who was standing behind him.

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  • Armed with these arguments, which appeared to her unanswerable, she drove to her daughter's early one morning so as to find her alone.

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  • On its menu you can find everything from homemade corned beef hash to chicken and biscuits and homemade turkey meatloaf and mashed potatoes.

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  • Later she woke to find Connie asleep in a chair beside her gurney.

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  • If he came back, he wouldn't find her there.

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  • "You can't find a sitter closer to your home?" she asked skeptically.

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  • Somehow I get the idea that you will find it harder to be idle than working.

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  • First I'd have to find a man before I could find a new one.

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  • I think you might find it interesting.

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  • After many adventures I reached Omaha, only to find that all my old friends were dead or had moved away.

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  • This made Zeb laugh, in turn, and the boy felt comforted to find that Ozma laughed as merrily at her weeping subject as she had at him.

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  • If you hadn't happened to find the piglet, Eureka would surely have been executed.

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  • Eureka was much surprised to find herself in disgrace; but she was, in spite of the fact that she had not eaten the piglet.

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  • The king's soldiers were surprised to find everybody awake along the road.

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  • Do you expect to find any man in Corinth who deserves so rich a gift?

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  • So our ability to find cause and effect in that—and to really discern fact from fallacy, what's good from what's bad for us—is highly suspect.

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  • To consider the great opportunity we can find in these inefficiencies, let's begin by talking about Norman Borlaug.

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  • Instead, you have to find small things over which to argue, like whether the capital gains tax should be raised.

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  • Even in the days before my teacher came, I used to feel along the square stiff boxwood hedges, and, guided by the sense of smell would find the first violets and lilies.

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  • But it was a long time before I ventured to take the initiative, and still longer before I could find something appropriate to say at the right time.

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  • It delighted me inexpressibly to find that they knew the manual alphabet.

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  • It astonished me to find how much easier it is to talk than to spell with the fingers, and I discarded the manual alphabet as a medium of communication on my part; but Miss Sullivan and a few friends still use it in speaking to me, for it is more convenient and more rapid than lip-reading.

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  • At that time I eagerly absorbed everything I read without a thought of authorship, and even now I cannot be quite sure of the boundary line between my ideas and those I find in books.

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  • I have tried many machines, and I find the Hammond is the best adapted to the peculiar needs of my work.

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  • When he speaks, it is not to impress others, but because his heart would burst if he did not find an outlet for the thoughts that burn in his soul.

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  • Every day I find how little I know, but I do not feel discouraged since God has given me an eternity in which to learn more.

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  • Where did doctor find Guy and Prince?

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  • Indeed, she was much displeased because I could not find her name in the book.

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  • I always tried to find out what interested her most, and made that the starting-point for the new lesson, whether it had any bearing on the lesson I had planned to teach or not.

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  • Some of you, we all know, are poor, find it hard to live, are sometimes, as it were, gasping for breath.

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  • I don't want her to wake up in a strange room and not be able to find us.

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  • She opened her eyes to find his concerned face over her.

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  • Even his ability to find alcohol for a party was adventurous.

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  • I'll find you something else.

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  • Zeb also wanted to see his home, and although he did not find anyone morning for him, the sight of Hugson's Ranch in the picture made him long to get back there.

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  • They counted them and were surprised to find that not one lamb of the great flock of seven hundred was missing.

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  • When you get there you'll find out what those Hofs- kriegs-wurst-Raths are!

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  • She swung around to find Giddon watching Allen, his expression dark and brooding.

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  • Howard was trying to find something on him.

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  • She had to get into that building and find out if there was any chance of a relationship with Yancey.

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  • She reached the door and looked back, expecting to find him right behind her, but he wasn't.

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  • Did you find something?

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  • Then today when I couldn't find her . . .

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  • She'd better find a safe place until they arrived.

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  • Find yourself another sitter to boss and holler at!

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  • I don't think she has a clue how irresistible men find her.

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  • Adrienne swung around to find Brandon leaning against the kitchen door jam.

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  • She glanced up to find his concerned gaze on her.

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  • She opened her eyes to find it was daylight.

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  • I told Julia and Rachel that I'd come back if I didn't find you here.

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  • You can forego the good night kiss, if you find it that objectionable.

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  • She glanced up to find Brandon lounging against the door jam of her bedroom doorway.

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  • On her next visit to the ranch, Adrienne arrived to find Mrs. Marsh busy cooking lunch.

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  • A bout a week later she came home to find Rachel holding an envelope.

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  • She owed it to herself to find out for sure, didn't she?

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  • I'll find out, anyway, but you could save us both some time if you tell me now.

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  • Some people get to the top of the ladder, only to find that it's leaning against the wrong wall?

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  • If it's that important to you, I'll find some one to take care of the ranch.

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  • Wherever we go, I can find a job to fit my goals.

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  • I love you, Brandon, and I'll never find another you.

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  • If you can find anything out there to eat, you're welcome to it.

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  • If you change your mind, you know where to find us then.

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  • Do you expect to find this person in Ashley?

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  • What are you going to do when you find him?

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  • Where did you find that?

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  • Where'd you find that?

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  • Afraid they'll find out you enjoy it?

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  • I'll see if I can find a deer next time.

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  • You couldn't find any eggs for our breakfast?

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  • They would find someone to drive the wagon back across the desert.

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  • I was hoping to find someone to take back with me.

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  • They could find a place somewhere.

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  • Go find a less annoying way to earn some money.

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  • Cassie, if things get rough, you find Bordeaux and stay with him.

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  • Why would Dad pay him to find her?

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  • If anything happens, find Bordeaux and stay with him.

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  • They'll find our tracks, won't they?

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  • She forced her eyes open to find Bordeaux's face above her.

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  • Her hand touched something sticky and she lifted it to find blood.

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  • See if you can find out anything about Pete and the guys.

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  • We let Bordeaux's horse loose a ways down the trail, hopin' he'd find it.

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  • We came back with help, though, but we couldn't find you.

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  • They had given up, deciding that if they hadn't found their bodies, they must still be alive and would find their way back to Ashley.

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  • She opened the door to find a little Mexican boy holding a package.

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  • The decision made, she left the room to find Bordeaux.

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  • You won't find love here in this saloon.

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  • I know you love me, but when people find out I lived with the Indians for three years...

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  • I hope you find this trip a little more comfortable than the last.

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  • Money is important... but didn't you find it ... exciting?

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  • He never came back and I didn't find out until recently.

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  • Aunt Clara and Uncle George couldn't find enough good things to say about you.

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  • "I hope you don't find all this too primitive," Cade spoke behind her.

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  • You'll find extra blankets in the entry closet if you need them.

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  • The best way to decide was to find out what he had in the refrigerator.

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  • I don't think you could find anything I wouldn't like.

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  • If he couldn't get in the shed, he'd probably find some other place to stay warm.

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  • When Cynthia finished tightening the cinch and lowered the stirrup, she turned to find him watching her.

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  • She glanced up to find Cade watching her.

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  • It all happened so fast that she didn't have time to think, only to cling to the one solid thing she could find - Cade.

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  • He could always find another maid and she could go back to the diner.

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  • A tall figure darkened the doorway and she looked up to find Cade watching her.

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  • Cool fingers brushed her cheek lightly and she woke to find Cade leaning over her.

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  • Please let me wake up and find out this was only a dream.

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  • Loving him was no excuse, because even knowing he didn't love her, she still couldn't find the decency to leave.

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  • Maybe it would be a good idea for you to stay out there a while and find the answers.

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  • I hope you find someone to take my place soon.

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  • That's a terrible way to find out.

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  • Howie doesn't remember any details of his prior life; family; studying for the priest hood, college... a blank slate and he can't find the chalk.

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  • "If you can't find him, we'll help," she said as she commenced cooking.

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  • "It's important to find out the date and place," she said.

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  • But I will I find another perfect one before I'm on my way!

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  • I'm as curious as you to find out what it is.

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  • That's why we couldn't find it.

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  • Sure, I'm curious to find out what it is.

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  • I was surprised to find their moods somber.

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  • Each of us could find separate areas to be alone but remain close to each other.

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  • "I'll find the exact address," she said as she turned on the machine.

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  • Please just find him quickly.

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  • You could find the farm house, couldn't you?

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  • Betsy remained sullen through the week until Thursday night when I came home to find her in tears.

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  • I encouraged him to enroll at nearby Boston University in hopes he'd find an interest.

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  • We had two runaways in a row followed by a location Howie couldn't find and a wake-up interruption from outside noise.

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  • First off; we can't have you or anyone near you making any attempt to find out anything about us.

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  • Let me see what I can find on grateful Mr. Cooms.

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  • She could find no negative remarks about the self-made man.

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  • Defense attorneys alone will leave no stone unturned to find you.

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  • Where can I find you, my next little friend?

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  • I, for one, would like to find a secure place in a medium size town, with all of us living nearby.

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  • Well, if you do exist, Mister or Missus Psychic, I'll find you first and smash you and your crystal to bloody dust!

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  • Can you find a filial connection on line?

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  • I'll have to find a way to keep her for a week or two I've been lonely so long now.

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  • Nor would most authorities offer any help in a search to find the source of their tips when they were forced to admit to them.

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  • How do you find individual cases?

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  • The police sometimes don't even hear the entire tip... just enough to lead them in the right direction, and find the person.

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  • You wouldn't need a specific date or time and you could probably find your old home, given enough tries.

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  • How could he find her?

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