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stare

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Far away the staring roads, deep in dust, stared from the hill-side, stared from the hollow, stared from the interminable plain.
The wide stare stared itself out for one while; the Sun went down in a red, green, golden glory; the stars came out in the heavens, and the fire-flies mimicked them in the lower air, as men may feebly imitate the goodness of a better order of beings; the long dusty roads and the interminable plains were in repose--and so deep a hush was on the sea, that it scarcely whispered of the time when it shall give up its dead.
He would not go away, but stared at us sarcastically.
I stared at her weather-beaten side heeling steeply towards me; and then she passed out of my range of view.
I stared at him, and I must say that he returned my stare without winking for quite a considerable time.
I rose and, leaning over him, stared down at the curious inscription, which ran as follows:
He never grew used to my being there, stared at me continually (sometimes, I could have thought, with terror), and more than once drew back from my hand when I was serving him.
The woman stared at him in frightened wonder, she must have thought she was dealing with a maniac--Jurgis looked like one.
Her big eyes stared wide open, inert and dark against the snowy whiteness of the linen.
Astonished by his friend's unusual heat, Lightwood stared too, and then said: 'What can have become of this man?
But Father Brown, whether from a professional interest in ritual or a strong individual interest in tomfoolery, stopped and stared up at the balcony of the sun-worshipper, just as he might have stopped and stared up at a Punch and Judy.
She walked slowly down this place and stared at the faces which also seemed to stare at her.