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handed Sentence Examples

  • She handed him the wine bottle.

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  • She retrieved them from her purse and handed them to him.

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  • "A man told me to give you this-" and she handed Natasha a letter.

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  • She handed me a pad and pencil.

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  • And go along with you... go, and he continued to put on the uniform the valet handed him.

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  • He handed the glasses to the chief and spoke to him in their language.

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  • Then he handed it back to his wife and said:--

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  • He took the bag of money and handed it to the merchant.

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  • Tikhon caught it and handed it to a footman.

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  • They told her where the barn was and how she should stand and listen, and they handed her a fur cloak.

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  • Slowly carrying the full cups into the living room, she handed one to Alex.

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  • He looked through them and then handed them back without comment.

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  • Carmen detached Matthew from her nipple and handed him to Alex, who sat down beside her.

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  • Alex handed him the cream and sat down in his chair.

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  • The nurse handed her a thin blanket and pointed to the phone.

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  • He gave the reins to a Cossack, took off and handed over his felt coat, stretched his legs, and set his cap straight.

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  • He set the tray down on the table and handed a steaming cup of coffee to Señor Medena.

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  • She handed him a baggie with an egg, sausage, and cheese sandwich.

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  • Having found what she was looking for in the reticule she handed it to Natasha.

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  • Joseph, his valet, handed him his sabretache and saber, and they all went out into the vestibule.

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  • After dinner, when the footman handed coffee and from habit began with the princess, the prince suddenly grew furious, threw his stick at Philip, and instantly gave instructions to have him conscripted for the army.

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  • Pulling out a tissue he handed it to her.

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  • Quinn didn't look pleased but he handed her the spatula and started for the door.

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  • Martha handed her the phone and I could tell by the look that quickly appeared on her face, it was not good news.

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  • She handed me the newspaper.

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  • She poured it nearly full and handed it to me.

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  • Florence Nightingale handed me an enclosed cup with a straw.

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  • "I'll miss you too," she said as I dialed Julie's number and handed her the phone.

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  • Molly looked close to tears when she returned and handed me the instrument.

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  • He handed back my cell.

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  • He handed me the room key.

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  • She handed it to him.

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  • When they reached Mr. Johnson's house, the old man politely handed him the turkey and turned to go.

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  • He half rose, meaning to go round, but the aunt handed him the snuffbox, passing it across Helene's back.

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  • Not till midwinter was the count at last handed a letter addressed in his son's handwriting.

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  • "But don't hurt my little horse!" said the Alsatian good-naturedly to Rostov when the animal was handed over to the hussar.

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  • Connie handed the purse to Lisa, who immediately found her house keys.

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  • Brandon handed a small sack to Rachel.

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  • The furniture - it was handed down to my mother and she left it to me.

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  • Cade handed her the cat and cuffed her playfully.

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  • Cade handed her a towel and gently rubbed her back.

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  • She handed them to Howard, who watched her face with a puzzled expression.

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  • She handed him a light blue shirt.

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  • Alex handed the reins to a caretaker and dusted himself off as he headed for the gate.

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  • Who had handed it to her?

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  • Dulce handed Carmen a picture, her face a study of emotion, but her lips revealing nothing.

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  • He handed the doll to Carmen.

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  • Carmen handed Destiny the doll and she wrapped it in her arms.

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  • Tammy's tiny fingers coaxed a cookie from the package, giggled as she handed it to Lisa.

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  • The driver handed him an envelope and hopped into the car.

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  • He handed her the pictures and mail.

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  • He handed her a plate of scrambled eggs and toast.

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  • Brandon scowled at his mother as he handed her the tray of fried chicken.

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  • Davis handed her a scalding cup of coffee, his chocolate gaze scrutinizing - probably searching for some indication of congeniality.

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  • We're short handed so you wind up taking care of your own team and wagon.

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  • She handed Bordeaux a plate full of flapjacks she had been keeping warm by the fire and poured some honey over the top.

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  • Noticing Bordeaux was the only one who didn't have coffee, she poured another cup and handed it to him.

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  • Pete drank the rest of his coffee and handed the cup to Cassie.

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  • She shrugged and handed him her canteen, accepting the full one he offered.

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  • He handed her the glasses.

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  • She closed the tin and handed it back to him.

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  • He handed Dusty the knife and pulled off the high-collared vest to expose his throat.

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  • "I don't know what she's talking about," he said with a grimace and handed the phone to her before striding out.

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  • Linda returned with two hotdogs and handed one to each of them.

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  • She replaced the necklace and handed the credit card to the salesperson.

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  • Traci handed her a small pile of her clothing.

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  • He handed the device to her.

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  • Dean took a pencil and paper from the night stand and handed it to her.

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  • After she handed the stub-pencil map back to him, she repeated her question.

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  • He handed both to Martha and glanced up at the ceiling.

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  • Dean handed Fitzgerald the photocopy of Martha's drawing and comments she and Cynthia had made.

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  • "Sit. Have a drink," Dean said as he filled Fred's glass to the top and handed it to him.

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  • She immediately came out, a note in one hand and SB, Fred's stuffed owl gift in the other and handed her husband the paper.

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  • He picked up the telephone and handed it to her.

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  • She gave a shiver and handed it back to Dean.

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  • Fred examined the small bone and handed it back to Cynthia who gingerly dropped it into a small crystal jewelry box on her bureau.

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  • Dean handed the phone to his wife as the light went on like in the comic books—a flashing bulb of inspiration.

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  • Dean pulled his flashlight from his pocket, handed it to her, and turned away.

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  • He handed it to Harold who read it and passed it on to the others.

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  • Groucho couldn't wait to leave and after a call-us-if-you-hear-anything speech, he handed out a business card to each of the Deans.

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  • She handed Cynthia the package she was holding.

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  • When he handed her the drink, he could see she was shaking.

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  • After greeting the group with a hearty wave, he proudly handed a surprised Cynthia Dean a wad of bills.

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  • She handed Deidre the teacup and saucer.

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  • Cora handed her a purse and sunglasses.

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  • He handed it back.

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  • He pealed Destiny from his neck and handed her to Carmen, his voice softening as he spoke to Destiny.

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  • He handed the phone to Carmen.

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  • When he handed her the tablet, she read the shaky handwriting.

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  • She handed him the tablet and he laboriously wrote something again.

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  • Scribbling something down, he handed it to her.

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  • The expression on his face as he handed the translation to her said he needed the confidence that moment provided.

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  • Alex handed her the basket of eggs and closed the coop door.

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  • She took it and handed him a five dollar bill.

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  • As she spoke, she pulled the iPad loose and handed it to Gabe.

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  • One of the kids handed her a handful of cotton balls while another put a doll in her lap.

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  • Tamer took it then handed it back.

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  • Gabe handed him the soul compass he'd found on the demon's body.

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  • He handed her a business card and left.

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  • She handed him the towel.

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  • He gave her an amused look, then poured her three shots worth of whiskey and handed it to her.

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  • She took the glasses from him and downed them one at a time, then handed them back.

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  • He handed out a note.

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  • The beautiful woman pulled a card from her small purse and handed it to her.

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  • When the midmorning sun grew too hot, she lowered her weapon and handed it to the boy beside her.

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  • Talal handed a translator to Ne'Rin, who accepted it and motioned for them to sit.

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  • He handed her one sword.

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  • He took the sketch pad she handed him and awkwardly pushed the pages around, unaccustomed to a book.

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  • One handed her a water canteen, and she drank long and deep, not stopping even when another took her arm and pulled her forward.

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  • She handed Evelyn a small bowl of water and then moved to Kiera, handing her a translator.

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  • Before stooping to retrieve them, she handed three one hundred dollar notes to Cynthia.

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  • Then, impishly, handed her the underwear as well.

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  • Dean caught the look on Fred's face as Edith handed the items to Claire.

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  • "Enter Rev. Martin," she said with a sigh as she handed him the page.

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  • She turned to Fred and handed him her latest translations of Annie Quincy's diary.

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  • Later, after Dean had performed his night-closing duties and undressed, his wife handed him the results of her latest efforts.

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  • It was a scene from another time as Dean's friend and his smiling wife handed the reins to the urban couple.

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  • Cynthia handed her the latest transcribed pages of the notebook.

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  • Priscilla handed the Weller a coffee cup without being asked, a sure sign the sheriff was a regular.

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  • Weller ignored the question and handed Dean a sheaf of papers.

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  • As soon as Jake Weller left, Cynthia questioned her husband about the candidate filing papers Weller handed him.

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  • He handed Sarah hers, sat close, and put his arm around her, planting a gentle kiss on her temple.

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  • As she left the car, he said, "Don't forget your winnings" and handed her a wad of thousand dollar bills.

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  • Jackson handed her a box.

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  • She made small adjustments on some easels as he handed her the drink.

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  • Sarah handed him his two glasses.

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  • She handed him the blood.

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  • She walked around the car and handed him the keys.

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  • He handed her a coffee.

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  • They dressed and Elisabeth handed him the folder.

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  • As he handed Consuelo hers, he gave her a peck on the cheek, "You are one smokin' hot Belle."

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  • He handed it to him.

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  • Jackson handed Connor his blood.

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  • Jackson handed him the keys.

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  • He obliged and handed it to her.

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  • I know you think he was high handed about it, but as your guardian, it was his responsibility to encourage you to get a good education.

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  • Carmen glanced up as Katie handed her the potatoes.

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  • She handed the hen to him and stood.

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  • She made a job of searching through the cabinet for the cat food and avoided his gaze as she handed him the box.

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  • She handed him the book and he followed her into the barn, flipping through the pages.

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  • He chuckled and handed her the reins.

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  • She handed Ed a clump of hay and he delicately plucked it from her fingers.

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  • He handed her a bag with her micro and her personal vault.

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  • Brady began to sort what supplies they needed and handed off a list to another soldier.

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  • He withdrew the micro and handed it to her.

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  • Dan handed the tracker to Elise, who tapped the screen, pensive.

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  • "We're looking for someone," Elise said and handed him her micro, which displayed Lana's picture.

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  • Gabriel handed her the food and water gummy cubes she'd first had in Hell.

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  • He handed the demon a small pouch that contained the concentrated magic of Hell.  One pouch wasn't enough to break through Death's weakened barriers, but three would.

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  • "This is for the underworld, and this you will know when to use," Darkyn said.  He handed the shapeshifter a pouch identical to the one he'd given the other shapeshifting demon and a small talisman on a chain.

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  • Rhyn started the fire again and sat beside Toby.  He handed him the bag of clothing and food.  Toby withdrew the clothing skeptically.

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  • Rhyn ripped it open with his teeth and handed it back.

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  • Gabriel glanced at her and straightened.  He handed her more food and water cubes then motioned for her to seat herself by the fire.

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  • The death-dealer faced her then pulled a satchel over his head.  He handed it to her.  She took it and opened it.  There were two small pouches of cubes and nothing else.

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  • She handed the pale woman a food and water cube and popped two of her own.  Standing, she waded into the brush where she'd thrown the knife.  It glinted in the morning light.  Katie swiped it, glad the trees didn't have a taste for metal as well as Immortal sustenance.

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  • Chernak handed a thick folder to Dean, smiling at Mayer as if he were waiting to be introduced.

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  • Fred reached for the newspaper, tapping a small article with his fingers as he handed it to Dean.

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  • Finally, he turned and reached beneath the counter and handed Dean a box containing hundreds of cards.

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  • There was a pause after she stood up and handed him the paper.

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  • He handed his Visa card back to the cashier.

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

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  • After a few seconds he handed the detective the telephone.

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  • He opened to the article and handed it to Fred, explaining how Jeffrey Byrne had circled the request for informa­tion.

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  • She leaned down and handed the other piece of cake to Katie.

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  • Lori came in and handed cake to Joan, Mary and Alice.

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  • He forked a steak off the serving tray and handed the tray to her.

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  • Alex handed his phone to Carmen.

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  • They talked for a few minutes, and after they were done, she closed the phone and handed it back to Alex.

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  • She handed another dish to Carmen.

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  • She was silent a moment while she rinsed another plate and handed it to Carmen.

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  • Jonathan reached out and handed her the tiny booties.

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  • He handed her his phone.

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  • If something happens, I'll contact you, he said and handed her his phone.

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  • She pulled it off and handed it to him.

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  • "Have another cheeseburger," he said and handed a plate to her.

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  • She pulled it free and handed it to Jenn.

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  • With her other hand, she handed Yully a knife.

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  • She withdrew the broken shaft of an arrow from a pocket and handed it to him.

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  • Taran handed off the horse to a stable hand and turned to watch as Sirian took Rissa's arm, leading her into a squat stone building at the center of the fortress.

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  • His father joined him and handed him his wooden practice sword.

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  • He handed it to the youth, who tried hard not to smile in pleasure.

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  • She withdrew a bladder and handed it to him.

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  • Taran handed him the bladder.

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  • She handed Dandy to Rob and Random to Aaron, introducing the horses by name.

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  • She handed the jar to Rob and grinned.

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  • "You know," Carmen began as she handed a sandwich to Destiny.

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  • Jonathan grinned and handed him the potatoes.

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  • "Are you ready?" he asked as Gerald handed her the nest.

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  • He handed her a book.

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  • Carmen leaned down and handed him the gun.

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  • Megan handed her the list.

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  • Clara took a can from the shelf and handed it to him.

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  • She handed the whip to Megan.

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  • Donning her bathing suit, she emerged from the bathroom and handed the bottle of fingernail polish to Keaton.

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  • He gulped the rest of his tea and handed her the empty glass.

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  • He handed the ball of twine to her.

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  • He handed Todd to Sylvia and stood.

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  • She handed them over.

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  • Finally, he pulled the shirt off over his head and handed it to her.

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  • She placed it on a tray with the creamer and sugars then handed it to Gerry.

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  • He handed the iPad to her.

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  • He handed her his mug.

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  • He handed her the iPad and accepted the keys.

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  • A couple minutes later, he handed it to her.

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  • Long ago, they were handed down from fathers to the eldest son of a House.

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  • Jessi dug the keys out of her purse and handed them over.

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  • He smiled at the small woman who reached for the cat and handed it over.

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  • Denouncing the temporal power of the pope he implored the emperor to deliver Italy, and especially Rome, from their oppressors; but, heedless of his invitations, Charles kept him in prison for more than a year in the fortress of Raudnitz, and then handed him over to Clement, who had been clamouring for his surrender.

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  • A papal bull having also been obtained, on the 28th of August 1425, the archbishop, in the course of a visitation of Lincoln diocese, executed his letters patent founding the college, dedicating it to the Virgin, St Thomas Becket and St Edward the Confessor, and handed over the buildings to its members, the vicar of Higham Ferrers being made the first master or warden.

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  • In 1494 he was again in the Netherlands, where he led an expedition against the rebels of Gelderland, assisted Perkin Warbeck to make a descent upon England, and formally handed over the government of the Low Countries to Philip. His attention was next turned to Italy, and, alarmed at the progress of Charles VIII.

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  • The last time he saw the queen was on the 1st of February 1650, when he handed to her the statutes he had drawn up for the proposed academy.

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  • Though it never ceased to influence individual thinkers, it had handed on to Condillac its popularity with the masses.

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  • With regard to the relations between the Church and the civil power, Calvin was opposed to the Zwinglian theory whereby all ecclesiastical power was handed over to the state.

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  • On the 21st of January Dr Saenz Pena at last perceived that his position was untenable, and he handed in his resignation.

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  • In 1878 it agreed to spend 20,000,000 in purchasing and completing a number of these lines, some of which were handed over to the great companies, while others were retained in the hands of the government, forming the system known as the Chemins de Fer de lEtat.

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  • The Common wealth is empowered to retain one-fourth of the net revenue from customs and excise, the balance must be handed back to the states.

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  • were handed over to the grammarian Tyrannion, who took copies of them, on the basis of which the peripatetic philosopher Andronicus of Rhodes prepared an edition of Aristotle's works.

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  • With some difficulty Gabinius restored order, and in 54 handed over the province to his successor, M.

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  • The child was at first handed over to the care of the Hours, or the nymph Melissa and the centaur Cheiron.

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  • A terrible struggle took place for the possession of his body, until Apollo rescued it from the Greeks, and by the command of Zeus washed and cleansed it, anointed it with ambrosia, and handed it over to Sleep and Death, by whom it was conveyed for burial to Lycia, where a sanctuary (Sarpedoneum) was erected in honour of the fallen hero.

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  • Cromwell furnished 6000 men with a fleet to join in the attack upon Spain in Flanders, and obtained as reward Mardyke and Dunkirk, the former being captured and handed over on the 3rd of October 1657, and the latter after the battle of the Dunes on the 4th of June 1658, when Cromwell's Ironsides were once more pitted against English royalists fighting for the Spaniards.

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  • On his return, the principal must give a receipt for what was handed over to him.

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  • This bride-price was usually handed over by her father to the bride on her marriage, and so came back into the bridegroom's possession, along with her dowry, which was her portion as a daughter.

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  • A fourth of this sum was to be handed to the communes to be employed on works of beneficence or education as soon as a surplus was obtained from that part of the annuity assigned for the payment of monastic pensions; and in Sicily, 209 communes entered on their privileges as soon as the patrimony was liquidated.

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  • These he handed over to the pope, of Rome.

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  • The duchy of Lucca was given to Marie Louise of BourbonParma, who, at the death of Marie Louise of Austria, would return to Parma, when Lucca would be handed over to Tuscany.

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  • On the 19th Leboeuf handed Venetia over to the Venetian representatives, and at the plebiscite held on the 21st and 22nd, 647,246 votes were returned in favor of union with Italy, only 69 against it.

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  • While leaving intact the general houses of the various confraternities (except that of the Jesuits), the bill abolished the Religious corporate personality of religious orders, handed over Bill, their schools and hospitals to civil administrators, placed their churches at the disposal of the secular clergy, and provided pensions for nuns and monks, those who had families being sent to reside with their relatives, and those who by reason of age or bereavement had no home but their monasteries being allowed to end their days in religious houses specially set apart for the purpose.

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  • As regards the Brahmanas of the Rigveda, two of such works have been handed down, the Aitareya and the Kaushitaki (or Sankhayana)-Brahmanas, which have a large amount of their material in common.

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  • says that the lands of convicted felons shall be handed over to the lords of such lands and not kept by the king beyond a year and a day.

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  • Halliwell-Phillipps, and was handed over to the trustees of the birthplace in 1876.

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  • If a heretic in the Inquisition asked for absolution, he could receive it, but subject to a life imprisonment; but if his repentance were but feigned he could be at once condemned and handed over to the civil power for execution.

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  • 9); in the rabbinic literature "the fathers" are the more eminent of the earlier rabbis whose sayings were handed down for the guidance of posterity.

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  • The line is traced through biblical teachers to Ezra, the first of the Sopherim or scribes, who handed on the charge to the "men of the Great Synagogue," a much-discussed term for a body or succession of teachers inaugurated by Ezra.

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  • In March 1890 General Tajes handed over the presidency to Herrera y Obes, a clever but unscrupulous man, who filled every official post with his own friends and ensured the return of his supporters to the chamber.

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  • The pre-eminence so handed on may be of any kind, from substantial political power to mere social respect and precedence.

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  • The peer holds a great position, endowed with substantial powers and privileges, and those powers and privileges are handed on by hereditary succession.

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  • But they are handed on only to one member of the family at a time.

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  • Finally, a great number of artels on the stock exchange, in the seaports, in the great cities, during the great fairs and on railways have grown up, and have acquired the confidence of tradespeople to such an extent that considerable sums of money and complicated banking operations are frequently handed over to an artelshik (member of an artel) without any receipt, his number or his name being accepted as sufficient guarantee.

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  • In course of time there were two important changes in this respect: (a) the offerings of bread and wine were commuted for money, with which bread and wine were purchased by the church-officers; (b) the offerings were sometimes handed to the deacons and by them taken to the bishop at the altar, and sometimes, as at Rome, the bishop and deacons went round the church to collect them.'

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  • In Hyginus's version of the legend, founded apparently on a tragedy by some follower of Euripides, Antigone, on being handed over by Creon to her lover Haemon to be slain, was secretly carried off by him, and concealed in a shepherd's hut, where she bore him a son Macon.

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  • He was attracted to it by his hatred of moderation and what he called "respectability" in any shape - a characteristic of which some amusing instances have been handed down.

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  • But the history which the Judaean writers have handed down is influenced by the later hostility between Judah and Samaria.

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  • On the 27th of April 1899 a new autonomous constitution was voted by a constituent assembly, and in the following June the local administration was handed over to Cretan officials by the international authorities.

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  • As these districts had originally been Afghan, they were transferred to British authority by the treaty of Gandamak in 1879, although nominally they had been handed over to Kalat forty years previously.

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  • The Judas legend, however, never really became popular, whereas that of Oedipus was handed down both orally and in written national tales (Albanian, Finnish, Cypriote).

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  • The Oedipus legend was handed down to the period of the Renaissance by the Roman and its imitations, which then fell into oblivion.

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  • At the same time Darius fell ill and called his son to his deathbed; Cyrus handed over all his treasures to Lysander and went to Susa.

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  • As a rule they are orderly and law-abiding, but traditions of plunder have been handed down to them from early times, and many of them retain the predatory instincts of their forefathers.

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  • Another reform was the substitution for the corvee of a tax in money levied on the whole province, the construction of roads being handed over to contractors, by which means Turgot was able to leave his province with a good system of roads, while distributing more justly the expense of their construction.

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