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1  He had certainly met his match when he married Mrs. Cutter.
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2  Cutter was one of the 'fast set' of Black Hawk business men.
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3  Peter could give no very clear account of his transactions with Cutter.
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4  Cutter's first name was Wycliffe, and he liked to talk about his pious bringing-up.
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5  Once, when Cutter was exhibiting some of his wife's china to a caller, he dropped a piece.
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6  It was a peculiar combination of old-maidishness and licentiousness that made Cutter seem so despicable.
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7  Cutter thought he knew a great deal about horses, and usually had a colt which he was training for the track.
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8  Cutter lived in a state of perpetual warfare with his wife, and yet, apparently, they never thought of separating.
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9  The chief of these was the question of inheritance: Mrs. Cutter told her husband it was plainly his fault they had no children.
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10  When a farmer once got into the habit of going to Cutter, it was like gambling or the lottery; in an hour of discouragement he went back.
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11  More than once they put their wits together to rescue some unfortunate farmer from the clutches of Wick Cutter, the Black Hawk money-lender.
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12  Mrs. Cutter had several times cut paragraphs about unfaithful husbands out of the newspapers and mailed them to Cutter in a disguised handwriting.
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13  Mrs. Cutter painted china so assiduously that even her wash-bowls and pitchers, and her husband's shaving-mug, were covered with violets and lilies.
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14  His creditor was Wick Cutter, the merciless Black Hawk money-lender, a man of evil name throughout the county, of whom I shall have more to say later.
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15  Cutter would come home at noon, find the mutilated journal in the paper-rack, and triumphantly fit the clipping into the space from which it had been cut.
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16  They quarrelled from the moment Cutter came into the house until they went to bed at night, and their hired girls reported these scenes to the town at large.
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17  Cutter boasted that he never drank anything stronger than sherry, and he said he got his start in life by saving the money that other young men spent for cigars.
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