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1  A man like yourself; and one whose blood is as little tainted by the cross of a bear, or an Indian, as your own.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 26
2  Your squaws are the mothers of deer; but if a bear, or a wildcat, or a serpent were born among you, ye would flee.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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3  But it is no such marvelous feat to exhibit the feats of so dull a beast; though, for that matter, too, a bear may be overacted.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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4  A fierce growl repelled the eavesdropper, and then the scout boldly threw open the covering of bark, and left the place, enacting the character of a bear as he proceeded.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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5  Then even Duncan knew it, by its restless and sidling attitudes, which kept the upper part of its form in constant motion, while the animal itself appeared seated, to be a bear.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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6  "Then ears are better than eyes," said the undisturbed scout, who, having just deposited a portion of a bear between his grinders, spoke thick and slow, like one whose mouth was doubly occupied.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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7  In other words, while he had implicit faith in the ability of Balaam's ass to speak, he was somewhat skeptical on the subject of a bear's singing; and yet he had been assured of the latter, on the testimony of his own exquisite organs.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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8  The latter listened to the movements of the Indian with that air of sagacity that a bear is known to possess, until another echo announced that he had also left the cavern, when it turned and came waddling up to Duncan before whom it seated itself in its natural attitude, erect like a man.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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