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He gave a little gasp, and the tears began to trickle down his round cheeks.
I could scarcely gasp in his presence, my heart bounded so in awe and honor of him when he paid a visit to us; perhaps he used to bring the copy of the show-bills.
answered the Saw-Horse, gruffly, and dashed away so suddenly that Tip had to gasp for breath and hold firmly to the post he had driven into the creature's neck.
I -- I couldn't marry Bill, you know, Jane," she managed to gasp.
It was on the very night which succeeded the events which have just been narrated, when suddenly into Monica William's head, as she tossed upon her sleepless bed, there shot a thought which made her sit up with a thrill and a gasp.
Her sister gave a gasp of horror, and stood with a clutch at Monica's arm, staring in the same direction.
Satisfied with their work, they sat on the grass waiting for Pinocchio to give his last gasp.
Saxon repressed an almost spasmodic gasp, and thought coolly for a space.
She was almost at the last gasp, but began kicking once more.
he said, between his gasps, "that was touch and go.
He felt that the mare was at her very last reserve of strength; not her neck and shoulders merely were wet, but the sweat was standing in drops on her mane, her head, her sharp ears, and her breath came in short, sharp gasps.
As all eyes must remain wide open in facing up to the last gasp of orgiastic Takfeerist death, the Lebanese people's option to commit to confrontation and resisting of any aggression is ultimately made, Rd concluded.