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  • A second and a third cannon ball flew past.

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  • He moves to second floor.

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  • Our second choice is fingering the abductor.

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  • In the second place, I'm not going to play doctor.

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  • Why would the second guy put himself at such risk?

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  • Was he having second thoughts as well?

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  • In a second bedroom, he sees himself, cowering beneath the cover, and biting back tears.

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  • Then he said, Listen now to my second word of wisdom.

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  • We agreed to stop, eat and bed down for our second night in captivity.

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  • By the end of the second day, she had adapted to the guests and felt completely at ease - a state that Claudette apparently wanted to shatter.

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  • The second man's hand clamped on the first man's shoulder.

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  • The second methodology error that futurists often commit is the exact opposite of the first.

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  • A second time it tried to carry its load up the rough trunk of the tree, and a second time it failed.

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  • I had not been to the second floor in the LeBlanc's house.

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  • The second is through the division of labor and free trade.

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  • Say the second country requires the business to do none of those things.

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  • Betsy filled mother in on the recent happenings while I placed the second call to Brennan.

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  • "Yes. Uncle Bill Hugson married your Uncle Henry's wife's sister; so we must be second cousins," said the boy, in an amused tone.

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  • The line down the highway blurred for a second and she realized she had nearly fallen asleep.

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  • First, in the magnitude of what it claims, and second, in the degree to which it differs from what pessimists predict.

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  • In the second case, the technique of reading without vocalizing allowed for faster reading and a new, visual way to process verbal information—again, a net gain.

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  • The second man then spoke up and said, It is true that I sold him the ground, but I did not reserve anything he might find in it.

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  • Let's assign responsibilities and not second guess results.

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  • It was the longest second of her life, until she realized he wasn't going to pull the trigger.

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  • The article also describes a second project where a group of young entrepreneurs who look as if they could be in a garage band are fitting deceptively innocent-looking hardware into a prototype 'Internet in a suitcase.'

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  • Was the second time as disturbing as the first?

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  • I had a second drink and let my belly dilute the alcohol with pot roast before leaving for Howie's house.

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  • Second, as technology advances, it will make things in the physical world fall in price.

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  • In the second drawer she found a check book with duplicates.

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  • She paused a few second and then disconnected without leaving a message.

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  • The shah turned to the second man: "Have you a daughter?"

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  • The second time was when she married Quinn LeBlanc.

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  • Second, the real promise of GM crops will not necessarily come about from the food industry.

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  • She grabbed a pen and a notepad, hesitating a second before pulling the top sheet off the notepad.

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  • "By the way," said the man with the star, looking steadily at the Sorcerer, "you told us yesterday that there would not be a second Rain of Stones.

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  • Second, in the past, technological improvements did not decrease human beings' propensity to wage war; they only made people better at killing.

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  • Next comes China, with the second highest number of hungry people at 130.4 million.

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  • Yours is the second offer I've had this trip and I want to make sure I get the best deal.

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  • Second are the inefficiencies in the human processes—that is, the techniques by which we practice agriculture.

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  • I was uncorking a second bottle when Howie arrived.

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  • Betsy spent hours on the computer, searching for results from our second tip but nothing was reported.

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  • But the publicity on this is like the second coming.

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  • "I wanted Julie to come out here," he said the second day he was away.

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  • Second, monarchs themselves often have only a financial risk in war.

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  • After the second day's march Pierre, having examined his feet by the campfire, thought it would be impossible to walk on them; but when everybody got up he went along, limping, and, when he had warmed up, walked without feeling the pain, though at night his feet were more terrible to look at than before.

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  • The second way to create wealth is through the division of labor and trade.

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  • She was silently thanking the heavens for rescuing her, until one of the men in black entered the garage and began shooting the downed men a second time around.

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  • There go the second hundred.

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  • For a second she thought he was going to smile.

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  • And what a voice she has; though she's my daughter, I tell the truth when I say she'll be a singer, a second Salomoni!

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  • One second she was falling head over heels, the next rolling on her side.

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  • The first day I had Elementary Greek and Advanced Latin, and the second day Geometry, Algebra and Advanced Greek.

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  • Helen has taken the second great step in her education.

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  • When the spasms passed, she turned to the man she had nearly killed... the man who had helped give her that second chance.

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  • He looked startled for a second, and then his eyes flashed, the brows furrowing into one.

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  • She sat down because the code of conduct about standing while guarding took second place to comfort.

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  • Retracing her steps, she advanced down the second hallway.

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  • A hawk made a wide swing across the grassland and then suddenly dived, jerking up at the last second, its great wings straining as it pumped back into the air with added weight.

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  • You were hopping in bed with everyone back then and you never gave me a second look.

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  • While she truly loved nursing, she too reveled in our accomplishments, second only to her unborn child.

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  • A stony silence followed the second playing.

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  • Quinn was thrilled with the property and immediately purchased a second vehicle.

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  • Second, we have the mobile revolution.

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  • This second one was a Rain of People-and-Horse-and-Buggy.

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  • But they knew now that there was a means of escape and so waited patiently until the path appeared for the second time.

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  • However, I often have thought that a second sentence should follow: "Also, those who do know history are doomed to repeat it."

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  • This leads me to my second italicized statement:

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  • The second would be to argue that the cost of materials to build the Mercedes won't fall by a thousandfold.

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  • A second method of radical redistribution is to increase marginal tax rates to a point that is confiscatory.

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  • Civility is the second casualty of political debate.

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  • And second, people are really bad at connecting cause and effect in their lives when it comes to things like this.

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  • The second way people choose a nutritional theory is to develop it from their overall social and political understanding of the world.

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  • If the first order of genetic modification is deliberately keeping desirable mutations, then this is the second order: creating conditions for such genetic modifications to occur more rapidly.

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  • Me ordering a second helping of corn on the cob while dining at the Black Eyed Pea also increases demand for corn, but for doing so, I shouldn't stand trial for murder.

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  • Second, in addition to facts, the web has become the face of almost all organizations of the planet.

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  • Last year, my second year at Radcliffe, I studied English composition, the Bible as English composition, the governments of America and Europe, the Odes of Horace, and Latin comedy.

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  • But I must confess, I had a hard time on the second day of my examinations.

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  • We observe cats and dogs acquiring the same second nature.

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  • Here goes lumber from the Maine woods, which did not go out to sea in the last freshet, risen four dollars on the thousand because of what did go out or was split up; pine, spruce, cedar--first, second, third, and fourth qualities, so lately all of one quality, to wave over the bear, and moose, and caribou.

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  • When I was building, one of these had its nest underneath the house, and before I had laid the second floor, and swept out the shavings, would come out regularly at lunch time and pick up the crumbs at my feet.

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  • On returning from a second inspection of the lines, Napoleon remarked:

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  • As if bent on assisting her, the weather turned steamy when it entered the second week of June.

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  • I even had time to spare for a second cup of coffee before boarding the Acela Express for my five-hour trip to the City of Brotherly Love.

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  • As I understand it, the so-called visions were perpetrated with the assistance of a second person, now dead.

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  • Roosevelt went on to outline what he believed would be in this Second Bill of Rights: food, medicine, shelter, and so on.

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  • "Second," Katie cut in, "His father's family has been in this country longer than yours."

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  • The house has but two small second story bedrooms.

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  • Here's a second example.

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  • Long ago she had learned to ignore the second glances, open stares, and sometimes even suggestive leers of men.

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  • With every second, they were getting farther from the safety of civilization.

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  • It happened a second time.

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  • From the foyer, they entered a huge room with a wide staircase that curved gracefully from the balcony on the second floor.

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  • A tall young man tapped his shoulder and Alex surrendered her to the second dance of the evening.

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  • "Oh, it's only some old robins!" said the second lawyer, whose name was Hardin.

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  • I was asked for the second time.

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  • I am the second variety.

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  • You have probably read, ere this, Helen's second letter to the little girls.

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  • Miss Sullivan's second report brings the account down to October 1st, 1888.

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  • When she had read the words of the second sentence, I showed her that there really was a mouse in the box.

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  • This became a difficult task, as her publishers in Philadelphia had retired from business many years ago; however, it was eventually discovered that her residence is at Wilmington, Delaware, and copies of the second edition of the book, 1889, were obtained from her.

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  • This event happened previous to the expulsion of the tyrant Christiern the Second from Sweden.

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  • Thus was my first year's life in the woods completed; and the second year was similar to it.

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  • And we are only second cousins, you know.

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  • The second princess had just come from the sickroom with her eyes red from weeping and sat down beside Dr. Lorrain, who was sitting in a graceful pose under a portrait of Catherine, leaning his elbow on a table.

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  • Everyone again looked toward the door, which creaked as the second princess went in with the drink she had prepared according to Lorrain's instructions.

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  • In the second file from the right flank, beside which the carriage passed the company, a blue- eyed soldier involuntarily attracted notice.

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  • In the second room of the inn the lieutenant was sitting over a dish of sausages and a bottle of wine.

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  • The black, hairy, snub-nosed face of Vaska Denisov, and his whole short sturdy figure with the sinewy hairy hand and stumpy fingers in which he held the hilt of his naked saber, looked just as it usually did, especially toward evening when he had emptied his second bottle; he was only redder than usual.

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  • "Second line... have you written it?" he continued dictating to the clerk.

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  • In that world, the handsome drunkard Number One of the second gun's crew was "uncle"; Tushin looked at him more often than at anyone else and took delight in his every movement.

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  • Here is my second son; please love and befriend him.

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  • Rostov saw the Cossacks and then the first and second squadrons of hussars and infantry battalions and artillery pass by and go forward and then Generals Bagration and Dolgorukov ride past with their adjutants.

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  • The second column marches...

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  • In this way the action began for the first, second, and third columns, which had gone down into the valley.

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  • After this volley the regimental commander clutched at his leg; several soldiers fell, and a second lieutenant who was holding the flag let it fall from his hands.

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  • Despite Denisov's request that he would take no part in the matter, Rostov agreed to be Dolokhov's second, and after dinner he discussed the arrangements for the duel with Nesvitski, Bezukhov's second.

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  • "I should not be doing my duty, Count," he said in timid tones, "and should not justify your confidence and the honor you have done me in choosing me for your second, if at this grave, this very grave, moment I did not tell you the whole truth.

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  • The smoke, rendered denser by the mist, prevented him from seeing anything for an instant, but there was no second report as he had expected.

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  • He glided silently on one foot half across the room, and seeming not to notice the chairs was dashing straight at them, when suddenly, clinking his spurs and spreading out his legs, he stopped short on his heels, stood so a second, stamped on the spot clanking his spurs, whirled rapidly round, and, striking his left heel against his right, flew round again in a circle.

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  • And without noticing that he was singing, to strengthen the si he sung a second, a third below the high note.

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  • The important mystery mentioned by the Rhetor, though it aroused his curiosity, did not seem to him essential, and the second aim, that of purifying and regenerating himself, did not much interest him because at that moment he felt with delight that he was already perfectly cured of his former faults and was ready for all that was good.

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  • The second pair of man's gloves he was to wear at the meetings, and finally of the third, a pair of women's gloves, he said: Dear brother, these woman's gloves are intended for you too.

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  • It was the second night that neither of them had slept, watching the boy who was in a high fever.

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  • Prince Andrew for the second time asked the adjutant on duty to take in his name, but received an ironical look and was told that his turn would come in due course.

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  • A solemn meeting of the lodge of the second degree was convened, at which Pierre promised to communicate to the Petersburg Brothers what he had to deliver to them from the highest leaders of their order.

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  • They were the second couple to enter the circle.

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  • On the second and third day it was the same.

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  • But I am running on too long and am at the end of my second sheet.

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  • While Natasha was fixing her gaze on her for the second time the lady looked round and, meeting the count's eyes, nodded to him and smiled.

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  • Before the beginning of the second act Pierre appeared in the stalls.

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  • In the second act there was scenery representing tombstones, there was a round hole in the canvas to represent the moon, shades were raised over the footlights, and from horns and contrabass came deep notes while many people appeared from right and left wearing black cloaks and holding things like daggers in their hands.

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  • When the second act was over Countess Bezukhova rose, turned to the Rostovs' box--her whole bosom completely exposed--beckoned the old count with a gloved finger, and paying no attention to those who had entered her box began talking to him with an amiable smile.

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  • The first army, with which was the Emperor, occupied the fortified camp at Drissa; the second army was retreating, trying to effect a junction with the first one from which it was said to be cut off by large French forces.

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  • The second party was directly opposed to the first; one extreme, as always happens, was met by representatives of the other.

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  • On August 1, a second letter was received from Prince Andrew.

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  • Women's fuss! muttered Alpatych to himself and started on his journey, looking round at the fields of yellow rye and the still- green, thickly growing oats, and at other quite black fields just being plowed a second time.

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  • He is a second autocrat, he concluded with a victorious smile.

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  • When she had left the room the prince again began speaking about his son, about the war, and about the Emperor, angrily twitching his brows and raising his hoarse voice, and then he had a second and final stroke.

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  • The second broadsheet stated that our headquarters were at Vyazma, that Count Wittgenstein had defeated the French, but that as many of the inhabitants of Moscow wished to be armed, weapons were ready for them at the arsenal: sabers, pistols, and muskets which could be had at a low price.

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  • "Tell what happened to the young lady!" said the second Melyukov girl.

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  • We had yet to see the second floor bedrooms.

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  • I poured us a second glass of wine as Betsy leaned back and closed her eyes, finally relaxing.

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  • It was her second morning in the tub.

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  • The second and even more singular fact was the absence of any inhabitant of this splendid place.

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  • The second was that the disease clearly passed from person to person, though by what mechanism was not clear.

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  • Second, will the pace of advance increase or decrease in the future?

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  • Every second, millions of cells die in your body and millions are born.

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  • Quinn had an I-told-you-so look on his face as he made a second sandwich and opened a beer.

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  • Around 430 BC, Athens, embroiled in the Second Peloponnesian War, endured three years of epidemics that wiped out a third of its inhabitants.

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  • Second, some people will still want their food grown the old-fashioned way, just like how I buy heritage meats and heirloom seeds.

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  • "For the second time?" asked the Wizard, with great interest.

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  • His temper was rising by the second.

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  • Information first, favor second.

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  • For the second time in as many days, he almost felt bad.

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  • No woman would ever be more than second to a man like that, but being the woman who was second in his world sounded better than anything else she'd ever wanted.

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  • She belonged with him, even if she was second rung to his war against bad guys or even if he was never able to devote himself to any one woman at all.

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  • I'll agree, if I won't be second rung to your duty or other women.

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  • He trotted up the stairs to the second floor of the house and walked into the bathroom, eager for his first hot shower in days.

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  • Yully ate slowly, enjoying the stew enough to start a second bowl.

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  • He couldn't sense the Other and paused at the foot of the sweeping, grand staircase leading to the second floor.

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  • Jule launched himself out the window as the creature made the second blow against the door.

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  • By the time she'd made the second stitch, he was unconscious and she was sick to her stomach.

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  • Jenn shot the second one.

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  • One was plainly Xander by his size, and the profile of the second was familiar to her.

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  • Jule watched the beautiful woman knock Darian to the ground for a second time.

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  • He almost missed her first punch and caught the second, pulling her against him.

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  • What was the second lesson you taught Jonny?

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  • "Everything—" A second scream.

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  • Damian wasn't sure how someone going from the second to first floor had managed to get bloody enough to look like she crawled through a war zone.

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  • Embarrassed by her words and the tears streaming down her face, she ran past him and up the stairs leading to the second floor, issuing a cry of frustration when she realized she didn't know which of the three wings led to her room.

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  • The second was closer to Han's age with midnight hair and eyes.

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  • The alarm sounded the second Damian materialized into the compound.

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  • A second explosion threw him across the room.

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  • The second traitor came soon after, a man whose past stunned her.

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  • They reached a second foyer where the man in the trench stood next to a caramel-colored man covered in blood.

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  • He shot forward and gathered the woman in his arms while the second woman scrambled to grab the IVs.

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  • Second, who's your sponsor?

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  • "This is sooooo good," Damian said, pinning her with a look as he wolfed down the second half.

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  • What was left of Darian went up in the second funeral pile in his honor.

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  • He entered the second number and came to the final keypad.

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  • Aggravated by her second display of defiance in one night, he crossed to her and planted his hands on either side of her chair, demanding her attention.

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  • The dress moved with her like a second skin, draping her curves and swishing silently around her legs.

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  • The second put his weapon away and darted off down another hallway.

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  • Second lesson: you will do whatever it takes to win the deal.

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  • Deidre emerged in her room, a full second before Darkyn did.

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  • The crack of the wooden door registered a short second before his hand gripped her throat.

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  • A portal was open, and the second death dealer was waiting.

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  • The second dealer was moving closer, and she couldn't free herself from the thick arm wrapped around her.

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  • "To have a second chance with you," Deidre answered softly.

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  • Violence and command weren't second nature to Darkyn; they were his first.

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  • The second most powerful deity and the second most restricted.

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  • Cynthia thought a second or two, careful with her answer.

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  • The second floor contained six quarters, five rooms for guests and the rear left corner occupied by Fred O'Connor.

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  • It was Pumpkin Green's third day since arriving with an overladen shopping cart he insisted on lugging to his second floor room.

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  • The couple was honeymooning on a second marriage.

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  • A five second pause.

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  • Cynthia explained this was a second marriage and her first husband had died.

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  • It came in the form of a drone who told him in her second language that information of that kind was not available.

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  • However, they needed more supplies—additional batteries, a second flashlight, and marking chalk—all to be purchased at the variety store, which didn't open until eight o'clock.

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  • To Dean, the tunnel was even more claustrophobic as he hunched forward, taking baby steps like a second grade schoolyard game.

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  • Cynthia looked to her husband for agreement but before he could second her suggestion, Westlake once again jammed the old vehicle in gear.

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  • Paul Dawkins wandered out as Dean was turning the meat, finishing his second beer, and planning his weight loss campaign.

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  • On second thought, maybe that would have been fun!

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  • Jennifer, ignorant to the significance of the second entrance, expressed little interest in the opening.

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  • . .but mild snooping was second nature to him, so he began to poke around Joseph Dawkins's room.

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  • Them auctions are a second home to him.

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  • While Fred was outside picking a boutonniere for the occasion, his now marginally wealthy flame of fame—locally at least— called a second time.

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  • Dean lied that he'd miss them and strolled into the kitchen where Cynthia and Maria were enjoying a second breakfast.

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  • But the mine has a second entrance.

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

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  • Every second of your life will be worse than the last.

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  • It was the second strongest memory in human-Deidre's mind, the day when both of their lives changed.

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  • She whipped around at the voice of the second demon.

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  • With the second demon holding her, he closed the distance.

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  • "I knew Darkyn could give me a second chance with you," she said.

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  • "You never used to tell me no, either!" she snapped and rose, marching towards the stairs to the second floor.

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  • He hated the idea but understood the necessity, especially after finding the second compass in the hands of demons within a week.

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  • A second demon appeared behind Darkyn.

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  • I cared about you and the humans enough to interfere and give you a second chance.

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  • The black dress she wore fit her like a second skin, outlining every curve, dip and nook of her body.

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  • He should've let you remember every wrong you committed so you could relive them every second of every day.

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  • Wynn wished of the second time that day he had a weapon of some sort.

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  • "Shit. If I knew where that was, I'd turn it over to you without a second thought," Rhyn replied.

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  • Gabriel hadn't given Darkyn's bond to his mate a second thought.

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  • Gabriel's throat tightened at a second thought.

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  • Mums, as everyone called Mrs. Reynolds, had been like a second mother to Lori and Carmen.

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  • Maybe it was merely love that made her view him that way, but considering all the second and third glances he got from other women, she doubted it.

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  • He looked startled for a second, and then the dimple appeared along with a twinkle in his eyes.

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  • She managed to squirm free of his arms for a second and started to scream, but he clamped a grimy hand over her mouth.

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  • The second week slipped by without change.

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  • For the second time in as many days, she thought she saw red tattoos flash.

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  • You don't want to give yourself a second chance to think it over.

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  • She was scared, probably because he was a second away from killing her.

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  • When you ignored my second summons, you forced me to make a choice and start off a new chain of events.

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  • For the second time in one day, she saw the dead body of her boyfriend.

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  • If she gave herself a second to think, she'd stop and sob, until someone else came by and killed her.

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  • She was going to break down any second, but the effort the man before her put into preparing himself held her horrified attention.

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  • Tamer dropped onto his knees and held out two compasses: the original and a second without the wear of time around its edges.

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  • The second soul bartered for in private was flat out missing.

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  • Deidre followed with a second load.

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  • Gabriel's second rule was at the forefront of her mind.

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  • But Death on guard was something else entirely, and she wasn't going to be the second woman to revel in the heat of his arms this night.

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  • She'd wanted a second night with him since the first, and the passion of his kiss reminded her of how incredible it was to be the center of his world.

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  • Breathless, she managed to open the door on the second try and made it into the hallway before sagging against the wall.

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  • The bedrooms were on the second floor, the master larger than her old apartment.

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  • Gabe's weapons were out before his second foot was out of the portal.

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  • The lake blinked out for a second, the light gone completely, then blinked back on, this time much, much dimmer.

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  • Second to Harmony on Gabriel's list of the most effective, Landon was her back-up when it came to organizing the missions and personnel.

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  • A second glass led her to think it was all her fault.

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  • Was she willing to give life a second shot, even if Gabriel wasn't in the picture and she had no more normal friends after Wynn's betrayal?

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  • It was muted black, made out of material smoother than silk that draped over her arm like a second skin.

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  • Near full-blown panic again, Deidre was midway through her second step towards the door when the creature snatched her.

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  • A second settled across the lower half of her face and two more around her torso.

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  • The second canine slid into her body, just below her collarbone.

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  • The second sucked the strength out of her body and brought tunnel vision.

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  • "I'll give him a second chance," she continued.

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  • Gabriel wondered if even a mate and a second chance could help him.

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  • Rhyn was being given a second chance, and Gabriel hoped he killed Sasha before the sands in the hourglass were gone.

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  • Second, find out when the general manager of the fast food joint where she worked was returning from maternity leave.

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  • The death dealer touched the paper again, and another orchid appeared, stretched, and morphed into a second fairy.

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  • She grabbed a second bottle and went to the kitchen for water, dumping out two of each into one hand.

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  • He didn't doubt his second and his lover would move on, if Kris chose to take the woman as his mate.

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  • Second, I can duplicate the DNA with some time in my lab and isolate the antigen, meaning I can make someone immune to our enemies' powers.

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  • Kris asked as he poured himself a second glass of whiskey.

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  • He poured himself more whiskey and sat on the sofa, feeling utterly alone for the second time in his life.

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  • She sighed and sat up straight a second before the door was pushed open to reveal someone she didn't know.

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  • Hannah stood aside as she entered the large foyer, lecturing her as they ascended to the second floor.

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  • It was three months' salary, though Hannah had added it to the black AmEx her fiancé paid in full every month without a second thought.

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  • Andre entered, followed by a second man carrying a large tray of food.

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  • For the second time that night, she began to think she hadn't drunk enough whiskey.

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  • This is the second time in a year some thug's attacked a tourist.

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  • She followed him up a set of regal stairs to the second floor, where multiple rooms lined a hallway.

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  • His words were controlled with effort, his body so tense, she thought he'd snap any second.

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  • He steadied her with one hand, and a second later the cool dampness of the shadow world swallowed her.

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  • The only brother not to declare outright war on him, Kiki was a distant second to Andre in his tepid support of their black sheep of a young brother.

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  • Immediately, the second woman reappeared with a small basket full of medicinal wares.

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  • Katie trailed the fit woman through the hallway, past her room, and down a second corridor.

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  • The second woman with the flushed face returned with a plate heaped with half a cooked chicken smelling of garlic and spices, rice, and fried plantains.

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  • If I didn't keep learning how insane this world is every second of the day, I wouldn't have to drink!

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  • "Everyone deserves a second chance, even you, you jackass," she responded.

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  • Hannah's eyes widened, and she rose, angling her past the butler and a maid dusting a painting to the second floor.

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  • She forced herself not to cover her tattoo with her hands as she followed her sister to the second floor, where the private rooms were.

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  • She hesitated only a second more before she started running.

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  • He blocked her first punch but not her second.

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  • She walked into the hall and up a wide stairwell to the second floor.

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  • The door cracked in the middle beneath the second blow, and she went sailing once again.

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  • She looked up, shocked to see Sasha standing over them, his sharp gaze on the creature preparing itself for a second attack.

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  • For the second time in as many days, Rhyn surprised her.

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  • She hesitated only a second more and leaned into him, parting her warm lips to receive his kiss.

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  • Our father was second born, as was his father before him.

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  • She flung a shoe at him hard, then a second.

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  • He deflected the first, but the second slapped his cheek.

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  • She didn.t know if there was a second gym where other Immortal mates were, but Kris had said Hannah would be down.

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  • Hannah stopped at an intersection, and Katie took her hand again, continuing down the hall toward the second stairwell.

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  • The second looked like Kris might.ve in his younger days, when his face still glowed with hope.

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  • Rhyn blocked a second blow that might.ve taken the assassin.s head off and shoved Darkyn before whirling to meet Gabriel.s blow.

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  • Inside, the first and second levels had been combined to create a large, tall space whose walls and ceilings were lined with paintings.

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  • This is your second commissioned art project in two weeks!

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  • "Like a doll," the second agreed.

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  • The second snorted and strode into the cockpit, followed by the first.

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  • Her sister is mated to the second son of our ruler.

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  • Her left foot found the first shallow step, and she took another step back, her eyes pinned on the second kitten running along the table.

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  • Evelyn's voice preceded her entrance by only a second.

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  • Kiera approached the door in two quick steps, waved her bracelet in front of one then the second access pad, and pushed the door to hurry it.

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  • She glanced down at it and nodded without a second thought.

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  • The second battle he would leave to his sisters: teaching his lifemate how to behave according to dhjan standards.

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  • "The first was this, which I didn't understand, the second … you remember the second, and the third …" She trailed off, pensive.

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  • She didn't recognize the first man's voice, but the second she did.

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  • His second had training for the day.

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  • A'Ran crossed his arms, more hesitant to consider his second in command-- and closest friend-- being a traitor now that his sister was involved with Ne'Rin.

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  • In the end, the computer might win, but he suspected nishani would not lose the second round.

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  • Kiera hid a second translator in her pocket and exited the sprawling house to join him.

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  • "I have a better one," she said, and turned to the second drawing.

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  • Likely, but Ne'Rin would have killed you all without a second thought, as his father did the rest of their family.

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  • One bore the same image of a man, the second of the woman.

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  • A second flower blossomed and remained.

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  • It opened, and she flung herself against the second door.

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  • Or would the fact that she never gave him an answer to stay or go make him unwilling to give her a second chance?

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  • The Council believes he's destroyed one planet and is about to destroy a second.

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  • "Second," Jetr continued, unruffled.

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  • The second floor contained six, five rooms for guests, the sixth occupied by Fred O'Connor.

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  • The second caller was a lady friend of Fred's by the sound of the muffled conversation.

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  • "I'll second the compliments, Fred," Dean added.

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  • After introductions and the necessary sign-in paper work was complete it was decided to assign Ms. Turnbull a second floor room.

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  • A second trip to her rental car for a computer, two briefcases and a box of papers confirmed the wisdom of his choice of the larger room.

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  • The second earliest dated letter expressed sorrow that the wedding could not take place in Boston and a gift was being shipped separately.

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  • As soon as Dean was alone with Gladys, between her second and third helping of Cynthia's pancakes, he broached the subject of the annoying alarm.

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

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  • The next opportunity proved to be the same jeep road cut off where they'd first seen Edith speaking with the man in the second car, which was now nowhere in sight.

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  • Fred O'Connor, back from his second stint at the library and historical museum, was now poring over the newspaper and circling the Saturday garage sales in the classified ads.

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  • "No one invited him in the first place," Dean grumbled, just as Mrs. Lincoln, the successful but bewildered hunter, returned for a second round.

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  • As much and as often as Annie wrote, the letters and numbers must have almost become a second language to her.

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  • The three north-side second floor rooms contained Fred, Gladys Turnbull and a pretty female climber named Penny.

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  • God has given me a second undeserved chance at happiness!

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  • He picked up the second page.

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  • She sounded upset as they climbed to the second floor at her summons.

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  • No, but most of the business was done down on Second street, between Seventh Avenue and Eighth.

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  • Ryland's gear was piled by the door by the time the others were pouring their second cup of coffee.

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  • Jerome appeared, overly chipper, talking up the other climbers as if he was a life-long participant in the sport, not a second day novice.

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  • A short distance further, he was surprised for the second time when he caught sight of Janet O'Brien.

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  • "Just nodded off a second ago," he grumbled.

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  • There remained a second rope, various books on the sport of ice climbing and a few pitons.

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  • Just then, the man waved the cop away and began moving toward the pair, but not before giving a nod to second man Dean hadn't noticed.

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  • For the second time in a few minutes, there was a knock on the door.

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  • "I can put you up on the second floor, in the corner," Fred offered before Dean could make a decision.

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  • When the two returned to Bird Song, Donnie met Martha at the stairs and tugged her up to his and Edith's second floor room.

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  • It rang a second time before Dean released Edith's pinned arms and answered it.

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  • He probably had a charge card up and down Second Street!

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  • Cynthia obliging cut a piece—a second piece for Dean after he frowned—a third as she joined them.

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  • Dean asked, as Weller eyed a second piece of pie.

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  • He himself could have cut the rope—the short end they found tied up top— set up a second rappel at a nearby spot and gone down on it.

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  • And Penny's final observation about a second climber opened a whole new perspective.

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  • Fred continued to stand by as Dean found where Jerome Shipton was staying on the second try.

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  • Why not the second one, too?

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  • The first time Shipton fell or the second time?

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  • I guessed the second rope might be cut, putting Shipton in serious danger.

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  • Gabriel led them to the second floor and to two bed chambers.

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  • When he began pouring the second glass, both guests said, "None for me, thank you."

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  • Connor finished his second drink and Jackson could see by the softening around his eyes that the alcohol had started to work its magic.

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  • Sarah laughed for the second time today.

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  • Jackson didn't believe that for a second, but if she wanted to play it that way, fine.

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  • Was the human having second thoughts?

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  • She didn't hesitate a second here, "Not interested."

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  • If you had given me a second before ripping me a new one, I would have explained that I do not want her 'to do my bidding' as you so eloquently put it.

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  • That was the second time this week someone had snuck up on him.

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  • He said it didn't even hurt, not for a second.

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  • Jackson's face went blank for a second, then he jumped back and frantically wiped his lip.

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  • When she finished the second chop, she licked her face, cleaning herself.

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  • A second easel stood with five photographs of a male adolescent.

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  • On the second ring, something sharp pierced the back of her neck and everything went black.

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  • His folks were there when I was born and they're like second parents to me, but I'm not going to marry Josh because I'm lonely and poor.

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  • In here... in the second kidding stall.

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  • He could make her enjoy being second mate.

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  • She fell to the floor and Alex glanced at her, allowing his attention to stray from Josh for a second.

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  • Carmen ate with her left hand, unwilling to let lose of Alex for one second.

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  • Do you have any second thoughts about getting married?

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  • He did have second thoughts about this marriage.

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  • The valley appeared as vast as the sky, both stretching until they met a second range of mountains in the distance.

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  • Beyond the fencing was a second massive gate, where more guards awaited.

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  • You're the second person to ask me for my opinion on something.

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  • She tested the second, third, and fourth.

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  • In the second hour, she found the other fifteen.

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  • The timing on all four attacks was the same to the hundredth of a second.

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  • Arnie's antics hadn't started until the second week on the compound.

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  • "On second thought, you can join Elise's men," the general replied in a clipped tone.

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  • The West won't lose this war a second time.

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  • Lana never thought she'd end up in the middle of a forest, defended by the PMF against those who seemed to want to start a second East-West civil war.

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  • They walked parallel to an abandoned highway for a couple of hours until they reached the second fed site.

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  • Her body shook off the chill by the first mile marker and by the second, the moon was directly overhead.

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  • The second team had the benefits of genetic modification.

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  • She ate fast and had second helpings.

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  • Only one stared longer than a second.

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  • Lana's second plan was foiled.

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  • Most people didn't get a second chance like we did.

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  • But maybe, just maybe, she'd have a second chance.

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  • The second man he'd killed had planted a knife in his shoulder.

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  • His thoughts drifted to the second night of the strange dream.

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  • There had been no hesitation, no second guessing when Rhyn snapped Jade's neck.  Over and over, Kris had tried to convince himself he'd do the same for his half-brother.

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  • Maybe we should give him a second chance.

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  • I don't regret it, Rhyn.  You've had the deck stacked against you.  The least I could do was give you a second chance.

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  • Katie ate her food and water cubes, waiting for Gabriel.  She fingered the second necklace he'd given her, not convinced Andre was wrong.  The beads felt like plastic, and something about Gabe had changed.

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  • Who is the second?

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  • He'd paid in advance for two assignations after he began to suspect there was a traitor in his organization.  The second had been for Katie, in case she couldn't be reasoned with.

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  • But who was the second?  Rhyn killed Jade when he attacked me.  He was the traitor operating beneath my nose.

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  • "So he wasn't the second," Kris said, ignoring her mocking reference to his former lover, Jade.

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  • Rhyn's daughter was the second.

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  • The tree dropped, caught, and dropped him again, catching him half a second before he hit the ground.  He landed on his back at Ully's feet.  The scientist knelt beside him, one hand on his head.

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  • "Andre knew," Rhyn said quietly.  "Andre always knew.  It's why he didn't kill me.  You ever wonder why he let me live, even after what I'd done to you?  I didn't know it at the time, but he was doing me a favor.  He was putting me some place safe.  He knew I deserved a second chance, long before Katie, long before I realized it myself."

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  • You're making me second guess myself, Rhyn.

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  • He considered once more the folly of his undertaking, but pushed away his second thoughts.

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  • The second income would be a must if Randy were to attend college.

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  • During those years no man had shared her life, but just before Dean was released from the Army, he received surprising word of his mother's second marriage.

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  • An assistant District Attorney had called about prosecuting a felony drug possession, but the second note was upsetting.

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  • Hunter' desk was on the second floor, tightly squeezed between two others where uniformed offices sat with telephones pressed to their ears.

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  • The closet contained a second suit and three shirts, each on its own hanger with a necktie looped over it.

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  • They'd floated away from the church of his slumber and refused to make a second appearance.

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  • Rita typed the second expanded Byrne report, with only a mildly raised eye­brow after Dean explained more would be added later.

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  • It was the second break-in in the neighborhood in the last month.

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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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  • The second floor tenant.

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  • Fortunately, room 22 was taken and they settled for adjoining rooms on the second floor near the end of the building.

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  • He then draped a second towel across the lower part of her body and removed her panties, no "Thursday" cotton things, but small and white.

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  • "Second break-in today," said Jenny, a pretty blonde and the brightest in her recent graduating class.

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  • "Remember Jenny Nachman said your house was the second break-in today?" he told Dean.

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  • First, it's none of his business and second, he's all wet; there is no connection.

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  • The conversations were brief and the trip apparently uneventful, how­ever Dean continued to have second thoughts about allowing Fred to dig into the matter on his own.

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  • The old Ethel Rosewater was coming back and the second gin helped.

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  • The wife wasn't home when the sale took place—she heard it all second hand from her husband.

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  • Might it have been one of those situations where Fred mentioned something to Cora Abernathy who told it to her second cousin, once removed, whose brother-in-law's best friend was seeing the sister of Arthur's housekeeper?

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  • The two men downed a second cup of coffee as Dean brought Fred up to date, relating his phone conversation with Cece Baldwin.

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  • Friday was the second day in a row to begin with a phone call from Ethel Rosewater.

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  • The second call was Mayer.

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  • Randy caught it before the second ring.

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  • It was the second time in two days a woman had beat the hell out of him.

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  • Amid the chaos, a nurse calmly filled out forms in a method­ical fashion, looking as if the second coming of Christ wouldn't ruf­fle her.

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  • Maybe he signed up under a second name when he found out someone had been asking about him in Scranton.

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  • A man's voice answered on the second ring.

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  • The sound was like a rifle shot and for a fleeting second Dean feared someone had fired.

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  • Then his front wheel twisted violently and he knew the tire had blown a second before he hit the sand at the shoulder and felt himself twisting and rolling in the grass and sharp rocks at the edge of the roadside.

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  • Jonathan dangled a second pair of handcuffs in front of Dean.

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  • If another boy gave her so much as a second look, he had words with him.

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  • What are you thinking about – second thoughts?

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  • Maybe he was having second thoughts now.

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  • That goal was no closer now, but every second of her life was enjoyable now.

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  • For a second he looked confused and then grinned.

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  • The second crop of cabbage was starting to develop, and the okra looked good.

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  • Her second thought was a deer.

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  • Do you really want me to make decisions, or will I be second guessing you all the time?

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  • You're having second thoughts.

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  • Surely second thoughts didn't come abruptly in the middle of a peaceful ride, or tie a persons' insides in knots.

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  • Was he having second thoughts?

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  • That sounds like a person with second thoughts.

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  • Are you having second thoughts?

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  • He might think she was having second thoughts about getting married.

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  • He stared at her blankly for a second and then smiled with comprehension.

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  • This is the second one I've found up here.

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  • She froze for a second.

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  • Mom would have been the first, but since that wasn't an option, Mums was her second choice.

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  • His expression was bewildered for only a fraction of a second, and then he made a face.

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  • She leaped off the window seat and dashed for the phone, catching it on the second ring.

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  • She was lifting the suitcase into the trunk when the second pain hit.

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  • He was asking for a second chance, but could they ever reclaim the relationship they had once enjoyed?

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  • This was only the second time she had seen him in that condition — both times since he married Lori.

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  • We both settled for second best.

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  • She said they both accepted second best.

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  • Rumors spread through the guardsmen of a second Schism, one that would finish what the first started.

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  • The first tore the two worlds apart; the second would destroy one of them.

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  • Her gaze followed the lightning emanating from the second Other's body.

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  • She led him first down the hallway where the gym was, pointing out the locker rooms and weapons room before taking him to the second floor to Jonny's wing and past her doorless room.

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  • The Grey God's broken nose bled for only a second before the wound healed.

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  • Jonny's gaze went upwards, as if he could see through the ceiling to the second floor.

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  • Darian ascended the stairwell to the second floor and strode by Jenn's room.

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  • His eyes adjusted quickly to the darkened room as he passed empty shelves to a second door.

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  • For the second time that day, he sensed how close she was to exploding.

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  • Yully cried from the second floor, where she all but hung over the railing.

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  • If you came to stop us … Jenn drew her second knife.

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  • Jenn ducked a second strike, and Claire snatched the necklace from the ground with a triumphant smile.

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  • They gave me a second chance.

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  • We have a second chance now to live as we should have before.

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  • She rolled away from the second strike but the third tore through her, frying her from the inside out.

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  • She threw herself down to avoid the second, sent another knife in its direction to distract it, and leapt up, dancing and twisting through the lightning streams.

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  • One second, he'd been in the immortal world.

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  • Two more closed in on her, but she danced away, luring one into a trap and throwing the second off guard long enough to escape his outstretched grasp.

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  • Sirian and Rissa led him back to the impressive hold at the center of the city and up a set of stairs to the second level and down a wide hallway.

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  • He insisted I stay within the walls, never take a life, remain faithful first to my people, second to my family.

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  • One scout meant observation; the second, danger.

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  • Rissa blocked the blow of the second and dropped, rolling as an axe split the ground near her head.

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  • He sought a distraction to keep him from wrenching open the door and hauling the small queen away from her second.

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  • The first unpleasant sensation was followed by a second: a throbbing headache.

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  • He took a second dagger and jammed it into the lock of her fetters, twisting with a meaty hand.

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  • She sensed the others creeping forward and ducked, escaping a second hand.

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  • A second knocked the wind from her.

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  • Rissa twisted, leery of her second.

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  • Rissa hurried back to the second bedchamber and withdrew an empty bladder from a crate.

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  • The second guard on horseback appeared from a street to her right.

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  • At a second flurry of arrows, he withdrew from the mouth.

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  • Who do you think found the second demon?

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  • She admired his newfound air of command but couldn't help resenting him for having a second chance she'd never get.

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  • She gasped and dropped, crying out when the second arrow tore into her.

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  • The demon within her thrashed and darted to the first wound, then the second, trying to heal both.

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